One pupil at a municipal school in Kristianstad has been infected by covid-19. And an infected person is in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Centralsjukhuset according to information received by Kristianstadsbladet. However, the Hospital Manager Johan Cosmo cannot confirm the information citing patient confidentiality.
Head of Schools Kenth Olsson says:
– There is a confirmed case of a student infected with corona.
The municipality has consulted Disease Control Skåne (Smittskydd Skåne). At present, the school in question will remain open. Kenth Olsson does not want to say which school it is because of patient safety.
There are no known cases of infection among the staff.
”I don't want to comment on patients. But all patients with covid-19 are being taken care of in a good and adequate way”
So far, there are only a few infected patients that are in the ICU in Skåne. Infected patients occupy only five per cent of all places in the ICU states Region Skåne.
According to information received by Kristianstadsbladet, an infected patient is being treated in the ICU at the Centralsjukhuset.
Hospital Manager Johan Cosmo, however, cannot confirm the information citing patient confidentiality.
- I don't want to comment on patients. But all patients with covid-19 are being taken care of in a good and adequate way, he says.