Los Angeles Riverside Community Hospital employee dies after cleaning COVID-19 patients' rooms


As the hantavirus death toll climbs in southern California more social workers are falling ill in summertime among the victims as a housekeeper at riverside community hospital sixty seven year old rose a little to work at the hospital for twenty five years she died on may fourth from virus related health complications CBS to Stacey Butler reports Luna was cleaning covered and non covered rooms before she died her manager says she always wore a mask appropriate for the level of risk she was an amazing person someone that not only hold ourselves to high standards but your peers myself as as our manager help me at a high standards to honor her memory the auxiliary group here at the hospital has started a scholarship and rose saloon is name for those who want to follow in her footsteps and become a certified nursing assistant who is co workers and loved ones gathered around the hospital on Friday to honor her

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