GlobalNews

Filipina nurse in Saudi succumbs to COVID-19

Another Filipino frontliner working as a nurse at King Fahd Hospital in Madinah, Saudi Arabia has died due to complications brought about by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

READ ALSO: 34-year-old Filipino nurse succumbs to COVID-19 in London
Marilyn Sabdani worked as a nursing staff at the emergency department of the hospital, as per the report of Saudi newspaper “Okaz.”
According to Moayad Abu Anqab, a spokesman for the city’s health authority Noura, the Filipina had contracted the virus and that adequate medical care was provided to her. However, due to her pre-existing chronic illness, she did not survive the disease.
SEE ALSO: Filipino nurse in UAE succumbs to COVID-19

Staff Report

The Filipino Times is the chronicler of stories for, of and by Filipinos all over the world, reaching more than 236 countries in readership. Any interesting story to share? Email us at [email protected]

Related Articles

Back to top button
Close