Belgrade Arena almost full; several critical cities in Vojvodina VIDEO
That is the real state of affairs when it comes to the epidemiological situation in Serbia. The Crisis Staff of Belgrade also met today, and new measures will take effect on the territory of the whole of Serbia tomorrow.
At the temporary COVID hospital "Arena", 484 COVID patients are currently being treated and there are about ten more empty places left, says the main coordinator of "Arena", Dr Predrag Bogdanovi.
He told Tanjug that the discharges were in progress, that 30 to 50 patients were discharged daily, as well as that the health workers in that temporary hospital had a sleepless night because 60 patients were admitted for treatment, out of which 80 patients in the last 24 hours.
"It is a difficult day for us. Yesterday and during the night, we received 80 patients, only during the night, 60 patients. That is a record so far, we usually receive about 50 patients a day for hospital treatment," Bogdanovi said.
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Main coordinator of the temporary COVID hospital in the Belgrade Arena, Dr Predrag Bogdanovic
Critically in several cities in Vojvodina, Zrenjanin without hospital capacities
According to the information of the Institute of Public Health of Vojvodina, 15.651 active cases of the coronavirus are currently registered in the province, and there are 1.335 patients in hospital in all COVID capacities.
The Institute characterizes the epidemiological situation as extremely difficult with a tendency of further deterioration.
In that sense, they state that the number of newly infected does not stabilize or decrease, but grows day by day, putting all health workers in front of extreme effort and burden, and the entire health system in the temptation that the capacities of health...