Panama- Panama count this wednesday, June 23, seven new deaths for COVID-19, occurred in the last 24 hours and is updated 1 from previous dates, as confirmed by the Ministry of Health through the epidemiological report.
With these new figures, the amount of deaths total 6,492 accumulated, since the pandemic began in the country by SARS-CoV-2, locating the lethality in the 1.6 %.
In the last day the health entities have applied 14,117 new tests, of which 1,077 cases gave positive, with which the percentage of positivity down to 7.6%.
This Wednesday they keep active the disease a total of 11,081 cases and of those they keep fulfilling their home isolation 10,472 infected (10,109 in their houses Y 363 on Hotels hospitals).
In row dand hospitalized the figure is 609 cases and of them 526 they are confined in regular rooms and the 83 remaining are kept in Intensive Care Units (FIA) from different hospitals nationwide.
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Of the total 396,526 accumulated infections in the country since the pandemic began in March 2020, 378,954 patients They have achieved recuperate from disease.
For its part, the Expanded Immunization Program (FATHER), reported this Wednesday that in Panama he sees applied to date a total of 1,444,047 doses of the vaccines against COVID-19 of the pharmaceutical companies Pfizer and AstraZeneca.
Faced with the increase in positive cases from Covid-19 in Panama the hospital capacity worries, that is why Wednesday afternoon National Provision Directorate made known that keeps available the 42% of the Beds in the Minsa and the Social Security Fund (CSS).
As detailed in the report in the Respiratory Care Units (UCRE), are available the 86% beds and in FIA are unoccupied 47% of beds.