Friday, 05 June 2020

Qwa-Qwa: The Free State Department if Health would like to confirm as true the Facebook Public Notification of cancellation of visiting hours with immediate effect at the Mofumahadi Manapo Mopeli Regional Hospital.

The Facebook Post said that Mofumahadi Manapo Mopeli Regional Hospital would like to inform all members of the community that there is been changes to visiting hours as from today until further notice. This is due to a reported positive COVID-19 case which was reported yesterday; Thursday; 04th June 2020.

Those who were in contact with the individual have been screened and sent for isolation. The local tracing team is also working tirelessly to trace further contacts whom the individual was in direct contact with.

Further details will be communicated and in the coming days following further management consultations.

Management takes the safety and well being of all staff, patients and visitors in the highest regard and will continuously consult with relevant stakeholders to ensure that all who enter the hospital are safe as much as possible

Let’s be safe, practice hand hygiene as well as social distancing.

“The detailed statement above is issued in the best interests of the public and we trust that our members of the public will adhere by its request and only come to the hospital when in need of essential health care services as the hospital is not closed.” said the Free State Department of Health.