Posted by: Daniela Socolovschi
News / Social
20 Oct. 2020 / 17:17
COVID-19 in Moldova: Another 656 cases of infection and 16 deaths, recorded in 24 hours
Another 656 new cases of COVID-19 infection were confirmed today in Moldova. 3,090 tests were performed. Of the total number of cases, five are imported from Turkey, the USA and Romania. According to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Protection (MSMPS), the balance of people infected with the new Coronavirus has reached 67,958 cases.
Of the total number of cases, 32 are health care workers: doctors - 17, nurses - 12, support staff - three.
According to the quoted source, 876 people are hospitalized in serious health condition, of which 48 are connected to assisted breathing.
Another 590 people were treated and discharged. In total, 49,083 people were cured of COVID-19.
In all, 7,978 people are being treated at home with mild forms of COVID-19, and 25,636 are under surveillance at home.
At the same time, MSMPS informs about another 16 deaths caused by COVID-19. The death toll reached 1,617 cases.