– Original source of infection is not known. Infection detection and testing is ongoing, the hospital states in a press release.
– We prioritize immediate help and children. Rikshospitalet assists in the treatment of children, the hospital writes.
They state that all patients who have tested positive have been discharged from the ward. Six patients who are not infected are isolated in solitary confinement and will receive treatment as planned.
Planned admissions to the ward have been stopped.
It must be a mutated virus.
Press officer Anders Bayer at Oslo University Hospital confirms the outbreak to VG.
– We work with the challenges this gives us and with getting information out, he says.
The press guard emphasizes that hospitals are also affected when there is a higher infection pressure in society in general.