Coronavirus recoveries outstrip hospitalisations in Spain’s Costa Almeria

ENCOURAGING: The number of people beating the virus has risen from 196 to 213 in CREDIT: Agencia Publica Sanitaria Poniente Facebook @agenciasanitariaponiente

THE number of Covid-19 patients in Almeria who have recovered from the virus now exceeds hospitalisations.
Saturday’s figures from the Junta de Andalucia’s Health and Families department show the province’s total for recoveries now stands at 213, up from 196 on Friday.
This compares with the total 202 people testing positive for the virus who have required hospital treatment. Of these, 38 have ended up in intensive care, one more than yesterday.
New infections in Almeria have risen by five over the last 24 hours, compared with an increase of 21 between Thursday and Friday and of 19 between Wednesday and Thursday. The new total is 518.
Sadly there has been another coronavirus-related death since Friday, pushing up the fatality figure to 45.

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Cathy Elelman

Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.

Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.

Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.

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