Medical personnel and patients at BayState Medical Center are taking precautions in case of any potential exposure to coronaviruses.
Key points:A state health agency has announced the closure of the baystate medical facilityThe state is considering closing BayState medical center after reports of coronaviral infectionsIn a statement, the BayState Health Department said that it is aware of reports of suspected exposure to COVID-19 at the medical center and is reviewing those reports.
It also said it is reviewing the information contained in the reports to determine the best course of action for the facility.
BayState Medical Centre is located about 100km from Melbourne and just north of the state’s capital, Melbourne.
A coronavidemics Australia team was working with a local lab to determine if patients were exposed to COIDS-19 and the coronavirenae.