A surgeon of the Hospital Sacred Heart reached the COVID-19 would be in the intensive care unit in a serious condition, while Quebec now has a dozen of caregivers died.
“It illustrates the importance of properly protecting itself, both for patients and for the nursing staff,” said Jacques Tétrault, director of communications for the Fédération des médecins spécialistes du Québec.
The FMSQ confirms that one of its members is hospitalized and in intensive care because of the COVID-19.
Several medical specialists from the Hospital Sacred Heart would have contracted the COVID-19.
The CIUSSS of the North-of-the-island-of-Montreal indicates that you will not be able to confirm this information, the medical records of doctors to be confidential.
“The situation is absolutely under control at Sacred Heart,” says Marie-Hélène Giguère, relations with the media.
The number of cases of COVID-19 in the establishment as of the date of yesterday is less than 20, ” she adds.