Panama- A total of 11 new deaths because of Covid-19 are reported in Panama in the last 24 hours and update 2 of previous dates, with which the deathyes for this disease rose to 6,743 accumulated, for one lethality of 1.6 %.
According to him epidemiological report of the Ministry of Health (Minsa), on this last day of the 14,218 new tests that were applied 1,138 tested positive, with which the percentage of positivity was located in the 8%.
This Friday the Minsa confirmed what 13,089 infected with the SARS-CoV-2 keep active the disease, and what of those 12,311 they keep fulfilling their mandatory quarantines (11,967 in their houses Y 344 on Hotels hospitals).
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On the other hand the report today, he also realizes that 778 patients they have required to be hospitalized and what of those 654 they are confined in regular rooms Y 124 in Intensive Care Units (FIA), in different hospitals nationwide.
While the Expanded Program on Immunization (FATHER), reported that they have already applied 2,066,597 doses of the vaccines against the Covid-19 of the two houses Pfizer pharmaceuticals Y AstraZeneca at the national level.
Today the minister of health, Luis Francisco Sucre, reported that during the first week of the month of August 163 thousand doses will arrive of the vaccine against COVID-19 from the pharmaceutical house AstraZeneca, which will be used for apply the second dose to population yes immunized.
The Health Minister recalled that only in this month of July, Panama will receive more of one million doses, to continue with the programming established and sweeps to people over 16 years old in the circuits 1-1 (Bull’s mouths) 5-1, 5-2 (Darien) 8-6, 8-1 (Panama) and the county of Emberá.