14.5 C
London
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Coronavirus: Search for Brighton patients treated by infected healthcare workers

Must Read

Circuit breaker lockdown announced for Wales from Friday

Wales has announced they will enter a fire break period to help prevent another national lockdown.

Greater Manchester MP Yasmin Qureshi admitted to hospital with Coronavirus

Greater Manchester MP Yasmin Qureshi has been admitted to hospital with coronavirus. She...

Peterlee police warn parents will be fined for allowing children to sleep over during covid local lockdown.

Peterlee Police have warned parents will be fined for allowing their children to sleep over at their...
Coronavirus: Search for Brighton patients treated by infected healthcare workers 3
Trevor Sherwood
Trevor Sherwood writes crime and policing news and graduated Teesside Uni with a degree in Crime & Investigation.

Coronavirus search for Brighton patients being treated by infected healthcare workers.

An urgent search has been launched after two healthcare workers diagnosed with coronavirus in Brighton.

Health officials believe about a dozen patients came into contact with the healthcare workers.

They had been working in general practice at the County Oak Medical Centre in Carden Hill.

One of the healthcare workers has been named as Dr Catriona Greenwood, who owns the French Chalet with her husband where 11 people caught coronavirus from Steve Walsh a businessman who contracted the virus in Singapore before flying to France and then the UK.

The GP practice where Dr Greenwood works have been closed since Monday and a second branch – in the Deneway area of Brighton – was also closed on Tuesday for “urgent operational health and safety reasons”.

Enjoyed this article?

Then please consider following us on on Twitter or Instagram For the latest crime and policing news.

Coronavirus Information

There’s a lot of misinformation doing the rounds about #coronavirus, and it’s hard to know who to trust. Visit NHS Directly to find out what the symptoms are, how to prevent the spread, and who should stay at home..

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Latest News

- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This

Enjoyed this article?

Then please consider following us on on Twitter or Instagram For the latest crime and policing news.

Coronavirus Information

There’s a lot of misinformation doing the rounds about #coronavirus, and it’s hard to know who to trust. Visit NHS Directly to find out what the symptoms are, how to prevent the spread, and who should stay at home..