Stepanov: More than four thousand health workers are sick with COVID-19
More than four thousand medical workers in Ukraine are now infected with COVID-19 coronavirus infection.
This was announced on Monday by Health Minister Maxim Stepanov on the Freedom of Speech program on ICTV, according to a Ukrinform correspondent.
“Unfortunately, in fact, about 20% of our medical workers are out of the total, and today 4,111 medical workers are infected with coronavirus,” said Stepanov.
In addition, in response to the host’s question, why are Ukrainian doctors so vulnerable to COVID-19, the Minister noted that Ukrainian hospitals at the very beginning of the epidemic “were not ready to do facing a challenge such as coronavirus disease. “
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As reported by Ukrinform, in Ukraine on the morning of May 24, 20,986 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed. Per day – 406 new cases.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru