According to Dr. Bandile Masuku, MEC for Health in Gauteng a patient with Covid-19 is in critical condition
“There are four new confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Gauteng. One patient is in critical condition while the other three patients are stable, ”he says.
“We work with these hospitals so that the staff who have already worked with the virus can provide their input.”
Masuku says a team of 130 people is currently tracking down persons who have been in contact with the four patients.
The patients were all admitted to private hospitals.
This morning, MEC @bandilemasuku & I visited Steve Biko Academic Hospital as part of our continuous visits to GP health facilities. We paid particular attention to the current COVID-19 pandemic. We spoke to Prof. Prof Anton Stoltz, Head of infectious diseases: Steve Biko. Watch! pic.twitter.com/uLI5Qf0fRL— David Makhura (@David_Makhura) March 11, 2020