Saturday 28 May 2022

Private hospitals report an increase in people positive or with sympotns of covid in emergency services

Paying the bills

Latest

Compulsory vaccination against Covid-19 is maintained for public and private employees

QCOSTARICA - Mandatory vaccination against Covid-19 in public and...

Latin America will suffer one of its most serious crises due to the war in Ukraine

Q REPORTS (EFE) The Latin American and Caribbean region...

74% of Costa Ricans have not used a taxi in the last year

QCOSTARICA - 74 percent of Costa Ricans say that...

Argentina confirms Latin America’s first cases of monkeypox

Q24N - Argentina has confirmed the first cases of...

Bill to convert loans in dollars to colones would exempt costs

QCOSTARICA - Given the increase in the exchange rate,...

CHEC will have eight more months to complete expansion of RUTA 32

QCOSTARICA - With fingers crossed, by February 2023, the...

Has Costa Rica reached the peak of the fifth wave due to Covid-19?

QCOSTARICA - Although the growth trend of diagnoses by...

Dollar Exchange

¢675.89 Buy

¢685.03 small> Sell

28 May 2022 - At The Banks - BCCR

Paying the bills

Share

QCOSTARICA –  As Costa Rica goes through the fourth wave of Covid-19, it is not only the public health services affect, but also private hospitals and medical centers who report an increase in people testing positive or with symptoms of Covid-19 in emergency services

Massimo Manzi, executive director of the Cámara Costarricense de la Salud (Costa Rican Chamber of Health), explained that emergency services have a high demand for people with Covid-19 or suspected of having the virus.

In addition, he indicated that there is a significant increase in PCR and antigen diagnostic testing services.

- Advertisement -

At the hospital level, Manzi pointed out that ten patients with Covid-19 are being hospitalized per day.

As of Tuesday, January 26, the Ministry of Health reported 617 people in hospital, of which 119 are in an intensive care unit.

According to the Ministry of Health figures, in the last week, there has been a 72% increase in hospital admissions, and 49 deaths, a 44.1% increase in mortality from one week to the next.

Specifically this Tuesday, 5,336 new cases were reported and nine deaths. The total number of infections since the start of the pandemic reached 661,684, of which 517,971 (86%) have recovered and 82,221 (12%) active cases. Total deaths from covid are now 7,492.

 

- Advertisement -
Paying the bills
Ricohttp://www.theqmedia.com
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

Compulsory vaccination against Covid-19 is maintained for public and private employees

QCOSTARICA - Mandatory vaccination against Covid-19 in public and private sector...

Has Costa Rica reached the peak of the fifth wave due to Covid-19?

QCOSTARICA - Although the growth trend of diagnoses by Covid-19 indicates...

Subscribe to our stories

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.