With the last minute of the coronavirus in Alicante from Today, Tuesday February 2, 2021, we know that hospital admissions stabilize but critical ICU patients increase. In addition, the discharges of patients who can recover at home and the slow decrease in positives reduce the rate of admissions although the number of patients who need intensive care increases. On the other hand, the province doubles the covid rate of the Valencian Community.
Alicante is at the head of Spain with 2,597 cases per 100,000 inhabitants and 3,961 new infections in 24 hours and 12 deaths have been registered. The third wave of the pandemic also reaches the smaller towns in the province, And it is that the Alicante municipalities without any registered case of coronavirus are already only six, four in the Marina Baixa and two in El Comtat. For this reason, some mayors demand direct information from Health about the situation due to the lack of a health center.
The province doubles the rate of covid in the Community. Alicante, at the head of Spain with 2,597 cases per 100,000 inhabitants. 3,961 new infections have been registered in 24 hours and 12 people have died. More information
The Hospital admissions stabilize but critical ICU patients increase. The discharges of patients who can recover at home and the slow decrease in positives reduce the rate of admissions, although the number of patients who need intensive care increases. More information
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Elda Hospital maintains a limit of healthcare pressure with 300 covid patients. There are 35 admitted to the Critics’ Unit but the number of hospitalized in the ward remains at 265 and has not increased for several days. More information
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Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.