110 epidemiological teams visit patients with suspected COVID every day in Bashkiria
In Bashkiria, 110 epidemiological teams visit patients with suspected coronavirus every day. Of these, less than a quarter — 25 crews serve Ufa. The Minister of Health RB Maxim Zabelin reported on this at a briefing session in the government.
According to him, infection teams have to service more than 700 calls per day. Most of them are in Ufa — 415 cases.
The minister also announced data on the incidence of COVID-19 as of November 23. Over the past day, 130 new cases of coronavirus infection have been identified in the region. Thus, the total number of cases in Bashkiria reached 13,318 people.
394 patients are being treated in hospitals, of whom 32 are in serious condition, 18 are on mechanical ventilation.
In general, to date, 5,800 beds have been deployed in the republic to provide medical care to patients with infectious diseases, including community-acquired pneumonia. The reserve is over 20%. There is also a necessary supply of personal protective equipment, medicines for work for at least four weeks.