The Government of the City of Buenos Aires is carrying out the evacuation of a nursing home in the Belgrano neighborhood after the health authorities warned of a massive contagion on the spot.
29 elderly people live in the nursing home, according to what he knew TN.com.ar. Epidemiological specialists confirmed that 14 people living or working there became infected with coronavirus while awaiting the results of five other suspected residents.
Although those infected who tested positive will undergo a second examination, the Buenos Aires Government, through SAME, cordoned off the entrance to the home and evacuated them one by one.
The nursing home “Incas, residence for the elderly” It is located on Avenida de los Incas at 3000, between Zapiola and Zuberbuhler, in the Buenos Aires neighborhood of Belgrano.
Health authorities should disinfect the interior of the place and study how the massive contagion took place to determine if it is necessary to preventively close it.
At the end of a month of “social, preventive and compulsory isolation”, the President Alberto Fernández wrote a message on social media to to thank those who have fulfilled it: “If we continue like this, we will be successful”.
For its part, the Ministry of Health reported on Tuesday that in Argentina there are 3031 coronavirus cases and 145 fatalities. In the last 24 hours, 90 infected, 840 recovered and 9 dead were added.