In a statement posted to Sault Area Hospital’s website, SAH is acknowledging the first patient death related to COVID-19 from within our region.
In a joint statement, Wendy Hansson, President and CEO and Dr. Silvana Spadafora, Chief of Staff of Sault Area Hospital shared the following,
“Last night, a patient being treated at Sault Area Hospital for COVID-19 passed away. On behalf of our entire hospital, we wish to extend our deepest condolences to the family during this difficult time.
Sault Area Hospital’s compassionate and caring, highly trained staff and physicians continue their unrelenting focus on caring for all patients throughout these extraordinary times. Working together with our health care partners, the hospital continues to take strong measure to protect our patients, our people, and our community.”