What's wrong with stupid people? Oh, stupid. We are being very liberal with the use of this word nowadays: "Man undergoes surgery before disclosing symptoms"
"Southland Hospital emergency operations centre controller Jo McLeod said the man was admitted to hospital for surgery last week and only told staff of his symptoms after he'd shared a room with two people and the surgery had been performed. He has since tested positive for Covid-19. "
Thirteen medical staff in self-isolation now. Out of the frontline where they are needed.