The number of hospitalized patients with coronavirus disease in July increased by 25%, Acting said at a briefing. Director of the NSZU Oksana Movchan on Friday.
“In July, the number of hospitalized patients increased by 25%. And the number of patients receiving assistance in intensive care increased by 32% (…) In April-July, 31,209 thousand patients with coronavirus infection were hospitalized in medical institutions, of which 5,454 thousand received assistance in an intensive care setting, “she said.
According to Movchan, there are currently a sufficient number of beds in regional hospitals.
“The NHSU, together with the Ministry of Health, regularly monitors the number of intensive care beds, and only if the number of occupied beds has exceeded 75%, the network of medical facilities is expanded in the region. Currently, there is a sufficient number of beds in hospitals in all regions. uneven distribution over the network of medical institutions, “Movchan said.