MURRAYSBURG NEWS - A staff member of Huis Spitskop in Murraysburg recently died due to Covid-19 complications. Another staff member has tested positive for the virus.
A spokesperson for the Western Cape Department of Health, Nomawethu Sbukwana, said the staff member that died had underlying health issues.
“The contact of this person was from someone in town. Not from Huis Spitskop,” Sbukwana said.
The home will be sanitised and deep-cleaned. The Department of Health team in Murraysburg have started to test all the elderly patients with Covid-19 symptoms, as well as those at high-risk for the virus. “They will possibly test all the elderly in Huis Spitskop,” Sbukwana added.
The staff member is the fifth Covid-19 fatality in Murraysburg.
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