1177 healthcare workers have contracted coronavirus across Punjab
LAHORE (City News) – So far, 1177 healthcare worker of Punjab province have tested posted positive for the novel coronavirus. On the other hand 554 workers have recovered from the disease.
According to Young Doctors Association (YDA), 34 health professionals including 30 doctors, 3 nurses and one paramedic have lost their lives due to COVID-19.
Doctors further said that 14 out of 30 martyred doctors are from Lahore and Lahore General Hospital (LGH) has highest number of infected medical staff with 92 doctors, 12 nurses and 12 paramedics.
Details of worst hit hospitals from coronavirus pandemic:
62 doctors, six nurses and five paramedics tested positive in Allied Hospital Faisalabad.
40 doctors, 14 nurses and 21 paramedics tested positive in Jinnah Hospital
44 doctors, 12 nurses and six paramedics tested positive in Services Hospital
16 doctors, 26 nurses and nine paramedics tested positive in Punjab Institute of Cardiology
27 doctors, nine nurses and paramedics tested positive in Children Hospital
15 doctors, two nurses and one paramedics tested positive in Lady Atchison Hospital