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Update on cluster of COVID-19 cases in North Lantau Hospital
The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority.

     Regarding an earlier announcement on a cluster of patients infected with COVID-19 in an extended care ward, the spokesperson for North Lantau Hospital made the following update today (May 10):
     A female patient (aged 97) that was discharged yesterday had developed respiratory symptoms and attended the Princess Margaret Hospital for consultation today. The patient tested positive for COVID-19 and is being treated in isolation. The patient is in stable condition.
     Infection control measures have already been stepped up according to established guidelines. All other patients in the ward concerned are under close surveillance.
     The case has been reported to the Hospital Authority Head Office and the Centre for Health Protection for necessary follow up.
Ends/Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Issued at HKT 19:12
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