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: K-Quarantine EXPO 2020 : Tue, 13 October 2020, 6:40 PM

Care Workers Deserve Credit for South Korea’s COVID-19 Response

On February 19, 2020, government officials in Daegu, South Korea recorded the country’s first death from COVID-19. Reports showed that the person suffered from pulmonary emphysema and did not receive the proper medical treatment. The individual was left in an open-air room in a mental health facility alongside more than one hundred other patients—all of whom later tested positive for COVID-19.  

This article via : https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/voices/care-workers-deserve-credit-for-south-koreas-covid-19-response

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