The Ministry of Public Health reported that this Tuesday there were no deaths due to COVID-19 in San Juan, but the province set a new record of infections in a single day.
This Tuesday they reported 2,699 new infections, the highest number of cases in a single day since the pandemic began. The number exceeds the 2,349 of last Friday’s mark and occurs in a context in which San Juan had been down for three days in a row.
There were 1,176 new cases on Monday, a figure lower than the previous day, since 1,573 were reported on Sunday and 2,256 on Saturday.
The official numbers of coronavirus cases in San Juan:
New cases: 2,699
Total confirmed: 88,207
Patients with infectious process: 14052
Deaths (accumulated): 1,192
Negative test: 3001
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39 patients are admitted to the COVID-19 areas of the Dr. Guillermo Rawson hospitals; Dr. Marcial Quiroga; Dr. Ventura Lloveras, from Sarmiento; Dr. César Aguilar, from Caucete; Dr. José Giordano, from Albardón; Dr. Federico Cantoni, from Pocito; CEMEC; Dr. Julieta Lanteri; Hospital San Roque, of Jáchal; Dr. Alejandro Albarracín Hospital, from Valle Fértil; Barreal Hospital, Calingasta; Hospital 25 de Mayo; Private hospital; Medical Institute; El Castaño Clinic; Santa Clara Clinic; Sanatorio San Juan and CCI.
Of this total, 5 patients remain hospitalized in the Critical Area, none with mechanical ventilation. Among those interned in the COVID-19 area, two patients are pregnant and 3 are pediatric.