Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital workers demonstrated outside the hospital on Wednesday demanding more protections amid a coronavirus outbreak at their workplace that emerged in August. KRCB’s Adia White reports.
(Image: Demonstrators demand stronger protections amid COVID-19 outbreak at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital. Credit: Adia White)
According to the Press Democrat on Thursday evening, an additional healthcare worker tested positive for the virus in mid-September, prompting the hospital to quarantine a group of patients and lockdown part of the surgical unit. The hospital told the Press Democrat that the recent development is unrelated to the outbreak discovered in August. Read St. Joseph Health's full statement regarding the August outbreak HERE.
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