Tag: patient
Macedonia 05.08.20 | 18:39

Man from Stip who was considered cured tested positive to the coronavirus again

A man from Stip, who was once already diagnosed with the coronavirus and was considered clear, has contracted the virus again. The 46 year old man was first diagnosed a month and a half ago, but doctors have since declared him cured. This week he tested positive again. Epidemiologists are now trying...

Macedonia 01.08.20 | 15:58

Covid-19 kills young man from Bitola who survived leucemia as a child

A 27 year old man from Bitola, who succumbed to the coronavirus epidemic, had previously suffered from leucemia. The Healthcare Ministry issued a statement saying that the young patient was treated for leucemia as a child for over a decade, which left serious problems with his immune system. He contracted...

Macedonia 01.07.20 | 15:17

Charges and quarantine against the armed man who tried to take his mothers body from a Covid-19 clinic by force

The Interior Ministry said it is proposing charges against the man who tried to forcibly take the body of his mother, who died of Covid-19, from the “8th of September” hospital. The incident in Skopje’s hardest pressed coronavirus clinic shocked the public as the man came armed and...

Macedonia 04.04.20 | 11:20

Patient cured of coronavirus discharged from the Infectious Diseases Clinic after 17 days of treatment: I did not infect anyone!

A patient cured of coronavirus, who was discharged from the Infectious Diseases Clinic in Skopje on Wednesday after 17 days of treatment, told her story to “360 degrees” of how she got infected, what measures she took to protect her family, how she isolated herself after returning in the...

Macedonia 23.03.20 | 12:56

Family of deceased patient says she was treated badly in the Kumanovo hospital

The family of Gordana Dimkovska, the first patient to die from the coronavirus in Macedonia, said that the woman did not receive the necessary help, didn’t even get water when she asked for it, and were told that she died by the cleaning lady. We went to see her at 9 in the morning at the window...

Macedonia 23.03.20 | 11:47

Second victim of the coronavirus: 63 year old man from Debar died overnight

A 63 year old man from Debar has died after contracting the coronavirus. The man is the second patient to die of the epidemic in as many days. The Healthcare Ministry informed that the man was hospitalized in the Infectious Diseases Clinic in Skopje since March 17, had no fever but had lung issues and...

Macedonia 10.03.20 | 18:30

First coronavirus patient in Macedonia tests negative again

A test performed on the first diagnosed coronavirus patient in Macedonia has came out negative. This is the second time the 50 year old patient who was diagnosed after returning to Macedonia from a trip to Italy was diagnosed negative in a matter of days. It’s not clear whether her initial diagnosis...

Macedonia 27.09.19 | 15:12

Hospital manager says the latest incident was verbal, not physical assault

Hristijan Kostov, manager of the 8th of September hospital, denied the report that doctors were physically assaulted yesterday by the family of a deceased patient, insisting that it was merely a verbal incident. Kostov also insists that the doctors were not protesting in front of his office this morning,...