With the flu season under way, hospital bed overall occupancy rate was 105 per cent on Thursday. Photo: Edmond So
With the flu season under way, hospital bed overall occupancy rate was 105 per cent on Thursday. Photo: Edmond So

Wuhan pneumonia: Hong Kong widens net for suspected cases but medical workers fear already overstretched hospitals will suffer

  • Under new criteria, people will be reported if they have symptoms and either visited a mainland hospital or had close contact with virus-afflicted patient
  • Public hospitals are already full as the city entered the peak flu season last week

With the flu season under way, hospital bed overall occupancy rate was 105 per cent on Thursday. Photo: Edmond So
With the flu season under way, hospital bed overall occupancy rate was 105 per cent on Thursday. Photo: Edmond So
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