In Honam, infection cases centered on university hospitals are continuing.
University hospital emergency rooms and medical treatments are interrupted or wards are being quarantined.
Let’s connect reporters and listen to the details. Reporter Na Hyun-ho!
Wasn’t there a group infection at Chonnam University Hospital in Gwangju?
Are infected people still appearing?
Yes, it is.
There were eight confirmed patients in Gwangju just one day yesterday.
Of these, five were infected with Chonnam National University Hospital.
In particular, guards were included among them.
A prison staff member was dispatched to protect an inmate in Chonnam National University Hospital and was infected.
There are 2,000 inmates in Gwangju Prison.
The quarantine authorities inspected 250 prisoners and 320 employees by checking the movement of prison staff.
In addition, the prison staff’s first-year high school child was confirmed.
The quarantine authorities have set up temporary screening clinics at schools to examine 1,070 students and staff.
Chonnam National University Hospital, where people infected with Corona 19, have stopped operating treatment, surgery, and emergency rooms.
In addition, the cohort and the same group were isolated for 1 building.
Until now, there have been 40 confirmed cases related to Chonnam National University Hospital in Gwangju alone.
Of these, 12 medical staff including doctors and nurses.
In addition, more than 20 hospital residents, acquaintances, and families were confirmed.
The number of confirmed patients related to Chonnam National University Hospital, which has spread beyond Gwangju, is more than 50.
Infections also followed at Wonkwang University Hospital in Jeonbuk.
Are there any more infected patients?
In Jeollabuk-do, four new confirmed patients were added today.
Three of them are infected with Wonkwang University Hospital.
As a result, the number of confirmed patients increased to 29 only in connection with Wonkwang University Hospital.
Of these, 16 confirmed cases from two wards.
There are 12 confirmed cases outside the hospital.
The first confirmed confirmation was a nurse in his twenties at Wonkwang University Hospital.
It is not clear if this nurse is the first source of infection.
For this reason, the quarantine authorities are intensively checking where the infection began.
With the recent spread of Corona 19 in Jeollabuk-do, the social distance between Iksan and Jeonju, where Wonkwang University Hospital is located, has been raised to 1.5 steps.
The social distancing between Suncheon, Jeollanam-do and Ha-dong, Gyeongnam was upgraded to the second stage.
Where is the nationwide spread of infection severe?
First of all, there are confirmed patients in the eastern part of Jeollanam-do, such as Yeosu, Suncheon, and Gwangyang.
Yesterday, 6 out of 8 confirmed cases in Jeollanam-do were in the eastern part of Jeollanam-do.
Among these, the Suncheon area is the most serious.
In the last two weeks, 80 people have been confirmed.
For this reason, for the first time after the government reorganized the social distancing system, the quarantine response stage was raised to the second stage.
In Gyeongnam, 19 people were confirmed yesterday.
Infection appeared mainly in social gatherings, schools, and naval units.
Hadong is where the spread of the infection is most noticeable in Gyeongnam.
It is spreading to middle schools in Hadong-eup, and 29 people have been confirmed in five days since the 17th.
Eventually, Hadong-gun also raised social distancing to the second stage.
The spread of the Gangwon region is also steep.
Twelve people were confirmed yesterday, and nine more were infected today in Chuncheon and Cheorwon.
Looking at it since the last 15 days, there have been over a hundred infected people in a week.
In particular, in Chuncheon, the infection started in the metropolitan area spreads through family, work, and school.
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