In the district of Arraiján the number of active cases is 507 while in La Chorrera it reaches 350, according to data from the Ministry of Health (MInsa).
Panama. The number of active cases of covid-19 in West Panama keeps in alerts the health authorities of this province, mainly in the La Chorrera and Arraiján districts where the positive cases are higher.
In the Arraiján district, the number of active cases is 507 while in La Chorrera it reaches 350, according to data from the Ministry of Health (MInsa).
Despite these figures, in the hospital Nicolás A. Solano 41 people are hospitalized of which 39 are in the ward and two are in the intensive care unit.
In the rest of the province, the district of Chame adds 67 cases, Capira 16 cases and 29 in the district of San Carlos.
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The Minsa also reported that in the “fast auto” swab center installed at the regional headquarters of this institution in La Chorrera, 110 covid-19 tests are carried out daily.
To date, they have captured 665 people of which 66 have tested positive to this virus, during this last week of June.
In this hyssopad centeror PCR tests are being carried out on all the people who require it, even without an appointment.
The health authorities insist the population to the population, not to relax the biosecurity measures in addition to using the mask when using public transport.
According to data de MInsa vaccinometer in circuit 8-3 in Arraiján, where there is an increase in active cases, 28,902 people have received one or two doses of the AstraZeneca or Pfizer vaccine.
In La Chorrera, 40,299 have been inoculated with partial or full doses of any of the vaccines from these two pharmaceutical houses