Tens of thousands of tourists came to the sea in the Odessa region
T.v.o. Director of the Department of Health of the Odessa Regional State Administration Natalia Odariy-Zakharieva told how real the danger of closing resorts in the Odessa region due to an outbreak of coronavirus.
She told about it in interview «Glavkom ».
We will remind, the Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov in the beginning of July admitted that because of Covid-19 flash strengthening of quarantine restrictions, up to closing of a tourist infrastructure in Odessa is possible.
Odariy-Zakharieva noted that the situation with the coronavirus in the Odessa region is stable. Therefore, there is no need to impose stricter quarantine.
“Today in Odessa there are seven basic hospitals, which are 17.9% full. Our situation is stable. All support hospitals – 171 patients (as of July 11) with Covid-19. Therefore, there is no need to impose stricter quarantine. But, really, people should pay attention to the hygiene, to adhere to a mask mode. It is necessary to wash hands more often, to use antiseptics, to be in shops in masks », – the head of medical department of RSA reassures.
Natalia Odariy-Zakharieva noted that Covid-19 is already being brought to the Odessa region from other places.
“When the quarantine weakened, residents of the settlements of our region have already begun to travel to other cities, to seek other hospitals. We are talking about those citizens who have pathologies. That is (Covid-19) is already brought to us from other places. There are different cases. For example, in April-May we had people on observation. At that time, no case of coronavirus was recorded, “she explained.