Posted: Saturday, October 17, 2020. 8:21 pm CST.
By BBN Staff: The Director of Health Services (DHS) informed today that 15 of the 47 positive cases today were in frontline workers.
Those include health staff, BDF and Coast Guard.
In addition, over the last 48 hours, 5 staff members of KHMH tested positive.
Four of those staff members were reportedly exposed at private facilities in Belize City and the contact tracing is now being conducted.
The Belize Endoscopy and Gastroenterology Center has closed after 7 staff members tested positive for COVID-19.
The DHS said that they are also closely monitoring a cluster at the dialysis unit of the Belize Health Care Partners Limited after staff and patients have tested positive.
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