Romania Shuts Hospital After Babies Diagnosed with Superbug
|11/30/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Romanian health authorities on Friday temporarily closed a maternity hospital in the capital after 13 babies born there recently were diagnosed with a drug-resistant superbug.
The Health Ministry said the Giulesti Maternity Hospital in Bucharest would stop admissions after the newborns were recently diagnosed with antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
The Grigore Alexandru children’s hospital said Thursday it was treating at least six babies born recently in Giulesti for the bug. It said the babies didn’t have a fever, without providing further information on their condition.
The ministry said wards would be closed for cleaning and disinfection after patients were discharged. The hospital said it read more >>>