Coronavirus in Poland. The Ministry of Health announced on Friday about 652 new, confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection. The ministry said eight people died last day due to COVID-19.
Most of the 652 new cases of coronavirus infection have been confirmed in provinces Lublin and Masovian voivodeshipswhere it was noted after 86 infections.
The remaining infections come from the following voivodeships: Podkarpackie (60), Małopolskie (56), Zachodniopomorskie (54), Dolnośląskie (48), Podlaskie (47), Łódzkie (43), Pomorskie (37), Śląskie (34), Wielopolskie (30) , Kujawsko-Pomorskie (21), Warmińsko-Mazurskie (20), Lubuskie (10), Opolskie (10) and Świętokrzyskie (5).
Bake infections are data without specifying an address, which are to be completed by the sanitary inspection.
A week ago, the ministry confirmed 528 new cases. This is 124 less than today.
Two weeks ago, on September 3, 349 cases were confirmed.
The health ministry said on Friday last day eight people died due to COVID-19, six of them had comorbidities.
Data from hospitals. How many respirators are occupied? How many people recovered?
The epidemic data report released on Friday showed that:
– 6115 beds are intended for patients with COVID-19 (+16 compared to the previous day), – of this 911 beds are occupied by COVID-19 patients (+30), – 596 ventilators are intended for patients with COVID-19 (unchanged), – of this 101 respirators are currently in use (+6), – 82 237 people are in quarantine (+2 827), – 2 658 812 people recovered (+176).
“The fourth wave is the wave of the unvaccinated”
Health ministry spokesman Wojciech Andrusiewicz, when asked about Thursday’s data, confirmed that the fourth wave of the epidemic is “unfortunately accelerating”. – Unfortunately, we can already see this disturbing trend in hospitals in three provinces: Podkarpackie, where bed occupancy is 26 percent, Lublin – 23 percent and Podlasie – 20 percent – he calculated.
– In these voivodships there is the highest bed occupancy and it is probably not surprising that in these voivodships there is the least vaccination – he commented.
Deputy Minister of Health Waldemar Kraska He said on Wednesday that “practically all people who go to hospitals with COVID-19, and unfortunately there are more of them overnight, are people who have not been vaccinated.” “This fourth wave is the unvaccinated wave,” he said.
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