The Ghana Health Service has announced that seventeen (17) Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients in Ghana have fully recovered.
This was announced by the Director-General of the GHS, Dr. Patrick Aboagye, during a press briefing on Tuesday.
Coronavirus case count in Ghana remains at 566, Dr. Aboagye said eight deaths so far.
The 17 recovered patients tested negative twice and have now been clinically declared cured, according to the him.
“We have 17 persons who have recorded double negatives and are obviously clinically cured,” he confirmed.
Currently, we have a definition of recovered as those who are positive and have recorded consecutive negative [tests].”