The address of the Hospital of Gran Canaria Doctor Negrín has asked several toilets to stay at their homes after detecting a positive for coronavirus in the hospital center with whom they came into contact prior to being diagnosed.
This request has been made after a citizen, resident in Gran Canaria, go to the hospital emergency department when feeling bad. He had close contact with a person from a risk area, but when he arrived at the Emergency Department, he did not disclose said information.
Therefore, and given that the health personnel did not know the information the coronavirus protocol could not be activated at first, as sources close to the events have explained to Europa Press.
After learning what happened, the protocol was activated, testing positive this person and being admitted to the hospital; while the hospital center has decided that the first toilets who attended her were isolated at home for preventive reasons.
The Ministry of Health has insisted that hospitals not be visited if there is suspicion of having been infected with coronavirus or if they have been in contact with someone who has had the virus or comes from a risk area; but call 112 or the telephone number provided by the regional government to carry out the corresponding test at your home.