The botched handling of a patient infected with coronavirus at Tuen Mun Hospital has forced an apology from health chiefs. Photo: Sam Tsang The botched handling of a patient infected with coronavirus at Tuen Mun Hospital has forced an apology from health chiefs. Photo: Sam Tsang
The botched handling of a patient infected with coronavirus at Tuen Mun Hospital has forced an apology from health chiefs. Photo: Sam Tsang

Coronavirus: Hong Kong health officials apologise for keeping patient in wrong ward

  • Hospital Authority confirms bungle was potential threat to other patients and medical staff
  • Top microbiologist calls for extension to Lunar New Year holidays, warning the next few days are critical to stop contagion

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The botched handling of a patient infected with coronavirus at Tuen Mun Hospital has forced an apology from health chiefs. Photo: Sam Tsang The botched handling of a patient infected with coronavirus at Tuen Mun Hospital has forced an apology from health chiefs. Photo: Sam Tsang
The botched handling of a patient infected with coronavirus at Tuen Mun Hospital has forced an apology from health chiefs. Photo: Sam Tsang
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