With the last minute of the coronavirus in Alicante of Today, Monday, March 22, we know that delay in vaccines, strains and relaxation of measures threaten the fourth wave. Experts warn that the San José bridge and Holy Week are the prelude to the escalation of infections. Specialists warn that at the end of April the curve will rise unstoppably. On the other hand, the week starts with minimal risk in the province. Calp, Finestrat, La Vila Joiosa, Pinoso, Catral and San Miguel de Salinas are the only municipalities with more than 25 cases per 100,000 inhabitants. What’s more, the pandemic halves passengers on medium-distance trains. The reduction in mobility and services breaks the upward trend and leaves the annual travelers of the Alicante-València corridor at less than 250,000.
Delay in vaccines, strains and relaxation of measures threaten the fourth wave. Experts warn that the San José bridge and Holy Week are the prelude to the escalation of infections. Specialists warn that at the end of April the curve will rise unstoppably. More information
Daily coronavirus infections in the province of Alicante reach the minimum in eight months with only 12 new affected.
The week ends with a confirmation of the downward trend with 327 cases registered in seven days, just 7% of the worst figure in a single day at the top of the third wave. Read the news.
The contracting of health insurance in the province registers the largest increase in nine years.
Policy underwriting has grown 6.6% during 2020 driven by the increase in waiting lists due to the covid. More information.
The Ministry will ask the Interterritorial Council to extend vaccination to people over 55 years of age and thus cover 35,000 more teachers:
The Ministry of Health will resume vaccination against the coronavirus with AstraZeneca next Wednesday in groups such as the home care service, municipal social services personnel and private health professionals. Read the news here.
Coronavirus in Alicante: the contagion curve continues to decline with 53 positives. After the latest update, the total number of people infected in the province since the beginning of the pandemic is 144,533. More information.
Health will resume vaccination against the coronavirus with AstraZeneca on Wednesday.
The Generalitat maintains the scheduled calendar to immunize the staff of the educational centers of the province on Friday and Saturday of next week. More information.
Health, the CSIC and the General Hospital of Alicante analyze the transmission and movement of variants of the coronavirus in Spain
Fisabio, the València Institute of Biomedicine and the Alicante health center sequence 88% of the samples that are studied throughout the country, useful information to know if the transmission is local or community. Read the news.
Puig admits that he needs more doses to start mass vaccination
The president of the Generalitat believes that Europe should open up to the purchase of the Russian Sputnik vaccine. Read the news.
They detect a possible serious adverse reaction in a 38-year-old woman after being vaccinated with AstraZeneca in Menorca. The case is under study and, at the moment, the direct relationship between the vaccine and the patient’s diagnosis is not confirmed. More information
Doctors create an application to anticipate the income of a fourth wave of coronavirus. The program has been designed at the Hospital de Sant Joan and makes it possible to predict hospitalizations one week in advance to better reorganize resources. More information
Health will again allow the accompaniment of admitted patients. They will be limited to two people, who must alternate with each other. More information
They investigate in Asturias the death of a 40-year-old woman who was vaccinated with AstraZeneca. The pharmacovigilance network of the Principality has not received notification about the possible relationship with the drug. More information
France asks not to give the AstraZeneca vaccine to children under 55 years of age. The European Medicines Agency has identified a possible increased risk of thrombus for younger people. More information
The incidence of the coronavirus in the province of Alicante remains at less than 30 and the ten health areas are already at low risk. In departments such as Alcoy, Elche-Crevillent and Elda there have hardly been any infections in recent days and in the entire Marina Alta there are only 20 active cases. More information
Alicante registers 56 new cases of coronavirus in one day
The province brings together a third of the new cases reported in the Valencian Community where they amount to a total of 154 in one day. More information.
The incidence of the coronavirus in the province of Alicante drops to less than 30 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
Fear of a rebound in coronavirus infections from the San José bridge
Specialists believe that the increase in social contacts will increase the transmission of the virus at Easter and that it will produce a new peak in April. More information.
Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.