Via Al-Watan, a March 29 report: virus "Corona" held "nurse Jeddah" wedding night. As usual, the Google translation from Arabic is hard to follow:
Al-Watan "that pathogen (b. K), who works at King Abdulaziz Hospital" Bamahgrh in Jeddah and lying currently in intensive care as a result of being infected with "Corona", he fell unconscious on the night of his wedding.
According to the testimony of a nurse working at the hospital, who requested anonymity, The patient left the hospital for his marriage contract in the village of Bani many, and he returned to the same hospital, two days after it is infected with a strong chest in addition to fever, forcing the examination was to prove later that he was in the "Corona."
For his part, affirmed a patient's relatives that the infection has moved to Before traveling to complete the wedding, noting that a number of patients and the auditors have confirmed to him that there are three suspected cases of infection in emergency departments.
the sources said, in the hospital for "home", said the number of nursing staff and doctors are preparing to sue the Health Affairs in Jeddah and make a complaint to human rights and to the lack of sanitary security at the hospital, and the neglect of the rights of the crew working classes the first to receive cases of infectious and lethal, and the unavailability of sections to isolate patients with infectious diseases.
for its part, denied the director of infection control Dr. Aisha Metwally transmission of the virus to the pathogen by an infection he came from within the hospital .
She told "homeland": "there is no cases of infection with the virus Corona hospital before or after the injury the nurse, and when he is suspected of having sent samples of Cymru confirmed later that he infected with the virus." said Dr. Aisha "I challenge those who deny the existence of reserves available to prevent transmission,"
She continued, "all the necessary precautions to prevent transmission available quantities and registered a record harvest daily, and there are no other cases of the disease is the case of the pathogen, and this is the first case that appeared at government hospitals in Jeddah."
at the same time, the family received the citizen infected with "Corona" province Hanakia located East Medina was Tnoima in a Riyadh hospital 4 weeks before news of his death. He died the elderly yesterday influenced by the disease, as confirmed his family's "home."
So: A male nurse left town to get married and came back to his workplace with a case of MERS. Despite reports of three suspected MERS cases in the hospital's ER, the director of infection control says the hospital has no MERS cases, period.
Nonetheless, a number of doctors and nurses are suing Health Affairs in Jeddah over the hospital's sloppy infection control, which among things exposes ER personnel to diseases and fails to provide adequate isolation facilities.
Meanwhile, an elderly MERS patient from East Medina died Friday in a Riyadh hospital, four weeks after being hospitalized. I haven't seen an update in the KSA MOH death numbers in several days.