Only 1.5% of 1.3 lakh beds in Covid hospitals used
Saturday, 9 May 2020 Less than 1.5% of over 1.30 lakh hospital beds earmarked for Covid-19 patients in India are currently being utilised and this could see, depending on trajectory of cases, a review of hospital preparedness plans that might free up some beds for non-Covid care. At present, only 1,000 to 2,000 beds are utilised out of over 1.30 lakh beds earmarked with ICU and oxygen support
A hospital in Indonesia opted not to treat two women going into labour due to a lack of beds and personal protective equipment amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Diana Hendri Rahayu, 26, was turned away from Madina hospital in Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, as they did not accept patients during the...
After actor Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek Bachchan tested positive for the coronavirus, now the latter's wife and actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya Bachchan have contracted COVID-19. However, Jaya Bachchan has tested negative for the virus. The information was revealed by Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Twitter.
Nursing homes residents have accounted for a large percentage of the almost 80,000 coronavirus deaths recorded across the country.
Now, Reuters reports New York state has announced new protections for..
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