THE LATEST ON THE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) OUTBREAK
Two Additional Suspected COVID-19 Cases Reported at Clarion Hospital
CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Two additional suspected Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients are currently being treated at Clarion Hospital, according to a release issued by Butler Health System on Friday afternoon.
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On Friday afternoon, Butler Health System released the following information:
Total tests through 4/02/20: 257
Tests obtained at CH outdoor facility: 209
*approximately 155 results pending
Butler Memorial Hospital:
Total tests through 4/02/20: 1,360
Tests obtained at BMH outdoor facility: 1,065
*approximately 386 results pending
Hospital Inpatients as of 4/03/20, 10:00 a.m.
Clarion Hospital: 7 patients. 6 suspected. 1 confirmed. 3 ICU.
Butler Memorial Hospital: 18 patients. 6 suspected. 12 confirmed. 6 ICU.
· BHS continues to work with Butler County and Butler Area School District officials to prepare nearby off-site care facilities should they become necessary.
· Supply availability is adequate at this time. BHS continues to encourage all donations of personal protective equipment.
· Email email@example.com to arrange a donation of PPE.
· Please encourage anybody you know to practice good hygiene. Wash your hands frequently, don’t touch your face, and cover coughs and sneezes. Maintain distance of 6 feet from others. If you feel sick, stay home.
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