- The Ghana Health Service has revealed that all patients who tested positive for the deadly coronavirus, are getting better
- The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service said the patients were responding to treatment
- Dr Kuma-Aboagye added that none of the patients had a deteriorated condition since they were isolated
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The Ghana Health Service has revealed that all patients who tested positive for the coronavirus are reportedly getting better.
The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Patrick Kuma-Aboagye said the patients would soon be discharged once they are fine.
Speaking on CitiTV's Eyewitness news, Dr Kuma-Aboagye said none of the patients had a deteriorated condition since they were isolated.
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He added that on a daily basis, the patients in isolation are reviewed to check the progress of their response to treatment.
Dr. Kuma-Aboagye further stated that all persons asked to self-isolate because they had come into contact with an infected person are being monitored daily for symptoms.
According to him, those under self-quarantine are being monitored through phone calls and physical visits.
This comes after the country confirmed six cases of Covid-19 on Sunday, March 15, 2020.
YEN.com.gh gathers that the new confirmed case of coronavirus in Ghana was reported in the Greater Accra Region.
''This afternoon (17 March 2020); we have received report from NMIMR that indicated one more confirmed case as positive for COVID-19 in Greater Accra Region,'' a tweet from the Ghana Health Service social media handle said.
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