• Asia Today: South Korea testing at hospitals, nursing homes

    8 days ago - By Chron

    SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea on Monday began testing tens of thousands of employees of hospitals and nursing homes to prevent COVID-19 outbreaks at live-in facilities.
    Fifteen of the 76 latest cases reported by the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency were from the southern port city of Busan, where more than 70 infections have been linked to a hospital for the elderly.
    The disease caused by the coronavirus can be more serious in older people and those with existing health conditions like high-blood pressure.
    Health workers have been scrambling to track infections in the Seoul...
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  • The Latest: S. Korea increases hospital, nursing home tests

    The Latest: S. Korea increases hospital, nursing home tests

    8 days ago - By Stl Today

    SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea has reported 76 new cases of the coronavirus as officials begin testing tens of thousands of employees at hospitals and nursing homes to prevent transmissions at live-in facilities.
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