Zaria Van Dillen
"Mediclinic has implemented the necessary measures to manage patients presenting with symptoms..."
Mediclinic Newcastle states it has no cases of the Novel Coronavirus at the facility.
Mediclinic Newcastle released a statement earlier this morning, stating the medical facility has no confirmed cases of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
”In strict accordance with NICD [National Institute for Communicable Diseases] and National Department of Health protocols, Mediclinic has implemented the necessary measures to manage patients presenting with symptoms and to prevent the potential transmission of the virus in our facilities.”
The hospital encouraged residents to take the necessary precautions when travelling to affected areas, and urged anyone exhibiting signs and symptoms of flu, or who think they may have been exposed to the virus, to contact their healthcare provider immediately.