Infected health professionals number 1,124

in News · 02-04-2020 16:13:00 · 0 Comments

The new coronavirus has already infected 1,124 health professionals in Portugal, including 206 doctors and 282 nurses, announced today the Secretary of State for Health, António Lacerda Sales.

Among professionals infected with the new coronavirus, which causes the covid-19 disease, there are also 636 from areas such as technical assistants, operational assistants and diagnostic and therapeutic technicians, said Lacerda Sales at the daily press conference to update information about the pandemic of covid-19 in Portugal.

The Secretary of State also referred to Wednesday's figures that counted seven doctors and a nurse hospitalised in intensive care.


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