The Jakarta Post ,  Jakarta
Tue, 05/12/2009 2:32 PM

Hasan Sadikin Hospital in Bandung, West Java, is treating a co-pilot suspected to have contracted swine flu, a hospital spokesman said, Antara has reported.

“We have received a patient sent by Husein Sastranegara airport. He arrived at the hospital at 5.26 pm on Monday. He is suspected to have been infected with the type A influenza virus (H1N1 virus),” Dr Pirmal Soedjana, a member of the hospital’s Special Infection Handling Team, said.

He said that the patient, before being admitted to the hospital, had made several overseas trips such as trips to Singapore and Malaysia. (dre)

Hasan Sadikin Hospital in Bandung, West Java
is also a major H5N1 reference hospital.