In the last 24 hours, 269 people have been tested, including 53 members of the healthcare staff. 24 of the people tested tested positive for Covid-19 including 12 from Shkodër, 3 from Tirana, 3 from Kukes, 3 from Fier, a case a Korca, 1 case a Kavaja, and a case a Mallakaster. The latter city becomes part of the map of the cities hit for the first time.
6 of the infected are part of the healthcare staff. So far, a total of 4827 swabs have been performed, of which 518 people have been confirmed positive for Covid-19.
A 64-year-old from Tirana, who had been in a critical situation for two weeks at the Covid2 "Shefqet Ndroqi" hospital where her health deteriorated after having had previous illnesses, lost her life today. Another 26 people are added to the healed list today.
43 patients are receiving treatment at the two Covid hospitals. Currently 34 patients are hospitalized in the hospital for invective diseases, 5 of whom are in intensive care.
2 patients are hospitalized at Covid9 Hospital, 5 of whom are in intensive care, three of whom are intubated. Despite the efforts of healthcare professionals, the battle against Covid-19 has so far been lost to 26 citizens who had concomitant diseases.
The number of infections increases in Tirana Shkodra, Durres and Fier. But there are also some cases in Elbasan, Kavaje and Korça.
So far only 11% of the people infected have needed to be hospitalized so the pressure on the health system is less than what we expected. So far 52% of infected people have recovered, the number of victims is 5%. 32% of people who test positive are in auto quarantine.
These are people who have light signs of the presence of the disease or are completely asymptomatic. These people are followed by the family doctor in collaboration with the health facilities.
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