All the islands remain at low health risk due to covid-19

File image of a health worker performing a PCR. / c7

The daily average of conventional hospital beds occupied by covid-19 patients decreases by 13.4 percent

CANARY ISLANDS7 The Gran Canarian palms

The
Ministry of Health today updated the health alert levels after the epidemiological report of the
General Directorate of Public Health, carried out in accordance with the new criteria of the
Surveillance and Control Strategy of covid-19 after the acute phase of the pandemic, based on indicators of use of care services.

According to this report, all the islands remain in the
same alert level in which they were, keeping in
level 1 or low risk.

The
indicators of use of health services, referring to the occupation of
Beds They are fundamentally those that mark the severity caused by covid-19, and those that are taken into consideration to determine the level of health risk.

In this way they establish
five alert levels (from 0 to 4) that evaluate whether the situation is controlled circulation, which would be the lowest, or low, medium, high or very high risk.

Healthcare indicators

In the Autonomous Community as a whole, the daily average of conventional hospital beds occupied by covid-19 patients
comes down 13.4 percent. The level of risk in percentage of occupancy of conventional beds is in controlled circulation for the Canary Islands and all the islands are in
low risk level or in controlled circulation.

The number of
ICU beds busy
short to five beds on average in the last week and the percentage of occupancy continues at an average of 1.2 percent, remaining in circulation
controlled in the whole of the Autonomous Community and in all the islands.

The occupancy rate of ICU beds per 100,000 inhabitants drops to an average of 0.23 occupied ICU beds per 100,000 inhabitants and all the islands remain in circulation
controlled.

Incidence in people older than 60 years

In the Autonomous Community as a whole, the rate of I
Accumulated incidence after seven days for those over 60 years of age, it continues to decline, with a
decrease fourteen percent compared to the previous week. In this sense, all the islands remain at a low risk level or controlled circulation.

Source link