An workplace guard of Union Well being Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan’s officer on particular obligation (OSD) has examined constructive for Covid-19. The guard was posted to the Well being Minister’s OSD at his workplace in within the educating block of AIIMS, Delhi.
He examined constructive for coronavirus on Saturday. The involved OSD has been quarantined and his workplace at AIIMS, Delhi has been shut.
Accoridng to sources, the complete wing the place the OSD workplace is positioned is being sanitised and a number of other staffers, together with the OSD, is learnt to have been suggested self-quarantine. Their samples are additionally prone to be taken for testing.
A nurse working at Dr BR Ambedkar Institute Rotary Most cancers Hospital of the AIIMS facility has additionally examined constructive for Covid-19, AIIMS officers mentioned.
Two youngsters of the nurse, who was deployed on the daycare facility of the most cancers centre, have additionally examined constructive for Covid-19, sources mentioned.
Contact tracing was initiated on the facility on Sunday and all those that have are available contact with the safety guard and the nurse have been suggested self-quarantine. Additional contact tracing is on.
Sufferers who had come for chemotherapy on Saturday on the daycare facility together with healthcare employees on the hospital who had are available contact together with her have been suggested self-quarantine.
In addition to, at the very least 5 extra staffers, together with two from the report part, a lab attendant and the private assistant of a school on the Cardio-Neuro Centre of AIIMS have additionally examined constructive just lately, sources mentioned.
On Wednesday, a male nurse working within the gastroenterology division of AIIMS was discovered constructive for Covid-19, following which round 40 healthcare employees, together with docs and nurses working within the division, had been suggested self-quarantine.
Nonetheless, all of the employees who had are available contact with the male nurse have examined damaging and the division is absolutely useful, a health care provider mentioned.
Final week, two feminine nurses, one from the cardiology division and one posted within the Trauma Centre of AIIMS had additionally examined constructive for coronavirus. All those that got here involved with these two nurses have been requested to enter self-quarantine.
The Trauma Centre nurse’s little one and husband had additionally examined constructive for the an infection.
(With inputs from PTI)