Health

50 more Phu Yen people, 3 Nghe An people suspected of Covid-19


On the morning of July 3, Phu Yen Department of Health recorded 50 people positive for nCoV, detected through screening during the past 16 hours. Nghe An also added 3 positive cases.

These cases have not been recorded by the Ministry of Health and are considered as suspected infections.

Ms. Nguyen Thi Mong Ngoc, Director Phu Yen Department of Health, New positive cases include: 29 people in Tuy Hoa city, 15 people in Tuy An district, 2 people in Song Hinh district, 3 people in Son Hoa district, one case in Dong Hoa town.

Of these, 14 were detected through community screening, 36 were isolated and treated in hospitals.

The health sector sprays disinfectant in the blockade area in Tuy Hoa City. Image: An Phuoc.

According to the Department of Health, “Patient 14125”, a 58-year-old woman, from Ward 2, Tuy Hoa City, is being treated at the Provincial General Hospital with severe symptoms, requiring mechanical ventilation and artificial dialysis. This case involves “patient 13690”, 53 years old, the owner of Yen Nam rice restaurant in Ngoc Phong village, Hoa Kien commune, Tuy Hoa city.

Thus, in the past 10 days, Phu Yen has identified 247 positive people, in Tuy Hoa city (164 cases), Son Hoa district (41 cases), Tuy An district (17 cases), Song Hinh district (12 cases), and the district. Phu Hoa (4 cases), Tay Hoa district (1 case), Dong Hoa town (8 cases). The Ministry of Health has announced 162 cases.

In recent days, the Ministry of Health, the Command of Military Region V, and many localities have established teams to support Phu Yen to fight the epidemic.

From June 27, Phu Yen social distancing according to Directive 15 until further notice.

In Nghe An, On the morning of July 3, the provincial Center for Disease Control announced 3 more cases positive for nCoV.

The first case is female, 43 years old, living in block 4, Cua Nam ward, Vinh city. According to epidemiological investigation, this person often goes to Doi Cung market, while his daughter lives in the same house or often goes to Vinh market near Vinh wholesale market (daughter is not infected).

On July 1, she felt tired all over her body and had trouble breathing. On July 2, he went to Vinh City General Hospital and got a positive rapid test result for nCoV. The CDC then tested positive for Covid-19.

The second case is an 85-year-old woman, residing on Doc Thiet Street, Hung Binh Ward, Vinh City, F1 of a family member who has been isolated before.

The third case is a female, 19 years old, residing in Hung Binh Ward, Vinh City, is the F1 of a published case.

Health workers take samples for testing people in Vinh City.  Photo: Nguyen Hai

Health workers take samples for testing people in Vinh City. Image: Nguyen Hai.

From June 13 to now, CDC Nghe An detected 115 positive cases of nCoV. The most cases are Vinh city with 77 cases, Dien Chau district 15, Quy Hop 5 cases, Quynh Luu 5 cases, Nghi Loc 4 cases, Nam Dan 4 cases.

The medical profession continues to trace people related to the Vinh wholesale market outbreak for classification, testing and screening.

The fourth wave of Covid-19 has spread to most of the country. Soldiers in white shirts are stretching themselves against the epidemic in the hot summer. To support the frontline, individuals and businesses can accompany the program “Powering the epidemic center”. See details here.

Nguyen Hai – Xuan Ngoc