The Castle Street Hospital for Women in Colombo has assured that the hospital is safe for patients to visit for treatment.
Director of the Health Promotion Bureau Dr. Palitha Karunapema told reporters that a woman admitted to the hospital on the 06th of October was detected with COVID-19 and was later transferred to the IDH hospital in Mulleriyawa.
The Director of the Castle Street Hospital for Women in Colombo has informed the Health Ministry that the hospital took all the necessary precautionary measures and is functioning under strict health guidelines.
Dr. Karunapema said, the hospital has refuted media reports questioning the safety of the hospital and its staff members.
The Director of the hospital has said that 100% assurance can be provided for the safety of patients as its staff members have been cleared by health authorities.
The Director of the Castle Street Hospital for Women in Colombo has further informed that patients can now obtain the services of the hospital without fear and any issues, Dr. Karunapema added. (Colombo Gazette)