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Hospital Authority announces positive patient cases detected via admission screening or testing and clusters of nosocomial COVID-19 infections
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The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:
 
     The Hospital Authority today (June 27) announced information regarding patients who tested positive via admission screening or testing with patients or staff members identified as close contacts and nosocomial COVID-19 infection cases.
 
     The following are the statistics of patients who tested positive via admission screening or by testing in public hospitals with patients or staff members identified as close contacts:
 
Hospital/clinic Number of patients who tested positive Number of patients identified as close contacts Number of staff members without appropriate personal protective equipment identified as close contacts
Ruttonjee Hospital 1 1 -
 
     In addition, further to the recent announcement on a cluster of COVID-19 cases in an oncology mixed ward of Prince of Wales Hospital, one more discharged patient has tested positive. The patient concerned is isolated at home and is in stable condition. ‚ÄčThe hospital will continue to communicate with the Centre for Health Protection on the latest situation.
 
Ends/Monday, June 27, 2022
Issued at HKT 17:20
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