Thursday 20 February, 2020

UHWI under lockdown amid suspected case of Coronavirus in Jamaica

The Accident and Emergency Department at the University Hospital of the West Indies in St Andrew, Jamaica is on lockdown amid what is believed to be the first suspected case of the Coronavirus in the island.

Loop News understands that the patient recently travelled to China, where there has been an outbreak of the illness.

The Ministry of Health has called an emergency press conference to address the development.

More details to come.

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