17 ambulance dispatchers and four doctors caught coronavirus in Almaty
Almaty. June 3. KazTAG - 17 ambulance dispatchers and four doctors have contracted coronavirus in Almaty, reports the health care department.
“ 155 employees work in the dispatcher department of ambulance service, including 17 senior doctors and 138 dispatchers. As part of the preventive examination, 17 confirmed cases of COVID-19 among ambulance service dispatchers and four cases among senior doctors have been diagnosed in the information and operational dispatch department," reads the statement.
All the patients have a mild form of disease.
As a result of epidemiological investigation, 27 people from close contacts have been identified and isolated.
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