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Recuperating Covid-19 patients celebrate Easter (video)

Recuperating Covid-19 patients celebrated Easter from their balconies and in the courtyard of the Eden Resort Rehabilitation Centre in Tersephanou

The resort is being used by the state for the final stage of the recuperation of Covid-19 patients with mild symptoms once they are discharged from Famagusta General Hospital.

The resort posted a video of patients and nursing staff celebrating the Christos Anesti at midnight. “Soon, the beautiful moments with our families and loved ones will return. Together, we will make it!” it said.

ΧΡΙΣΤΟΣ ΑΝΕΣΤΗ 🙏Χρόνια πολλα με υγεία ,υπομονή και κουράγιο.Σύντομα θα επανέλθουν όμορφες στιγμές με τις οικογένενειες και αγαπημένα πρόσωπα!Μαζί θα τα καταφέρουμε!

Publiée par Eden Resort sur Samedi 18 avril 2020

 

On April 2, the Health Ministry has announced that coronavirus patients discharged from hospital with mild or no symptoms will be accommodated at the Eden Resort Rehabilitation, Wellness, Assisted Living in Tersephanou until they test negative.

About 70 are currently there.

The centre can accommodate up to 100 people at a time and the agreement covers medical monitoring.

The arrangement, which follows an agreement between the centre and the government, aims to better manage both the patients and facilities and health professionals at public hospitals.

It is part of wider planning to prepare the hospitals to deal with the more serious medical cases, the ministry added.

It also protects families of the individuals to be accommodated from being infected

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