As of Monday, April 27, 11 infected coronaviruses had been detected at the State Border Service.
This was reported by the SPSU press service.
“As of April 27, 2020, 11 representatives of the National Border Service of Ukraine – soldiers and workers – have had a laboratory-confirmed diagnosis of COVID-19,” the statement said.
As noted above, border guards in the exercise of their official duties were among the first to be threatened, as they were in contact with a large number of travelers who, in particular, could carry a pandemic virus .
Currently, under the supervision of doctors, nearly three hundred border guards are in contact with patients. The overwhelming majority of contact persons are on self-isolation, the rest are isolated in divisions or observers.
At the same time, the public health services of the state border services continuously monitor the treatment of patients, determine the circle of contact persons, monitor their state of health and, if necessary, carry out rapid tests or diagnoses. by PCR to detect the presence of the disease.
The press service also said that the department had changed work hours considerably to reduce the number of physical contacts. Maximize the possibilities of remote form, telephone and video intercom, etc. A mandatory mask mode has been introduced in office premises; cleaning is carried out using disinfectants. Protective coveralls and goggles are provided to personnel performing border control of people arriving from disease distribution centers. The cadets, as well as the commanders of their units, are constantly in the educational establishments of the National Border Service and do not contact people outside this territory. The educational process is carried out remotely via the Internet and telecommunications.
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As indicated, on the morning of April 27, 9009 cases of COVID-19 were confirmed, of which 220 were fatal, 864 patients recovered. 392 new cases were recorded per day.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru