COVID-19 blog, 8 May: 348 new positive test results have been added within the past 24 hours
Veel uudiseid samal teemal
Due to the rapid spread of the omicron variant of coronavirus, the Health Board has changed its strategy when conducting its epidemiological survey, and will instead focus on people with the identified delta strain of the virus as its priority. Others will be contacted on a sample basis. The remaining infected people who will not be contacted by the Health Board by telephone will receive behavioural instructions via text message and email.
As of the morning of 27 January, hospital treatment is being provided to 298 individuals who have been infected with COVID-19. A total of 192 patients who have COVID-19 are currently receiving hospital treatment after having developed serious symptoms, including 144 patients who have not been vaccinated (which covers 75% of the overall figure), and forty-eight patients who have been fully vaccinated (which amounts to 25% of the overall figure).