Situation report on coronavirus COVID-19 in Uruguay (11/21/2020)
The health authorities make a special request to the population to reduce the circles of social contact, the time of meetings, the permanent use of masks, physical distancing, ventilation and hygiene. Without using restrictive measures in social mobility, personal prevention is the only tool to reduce the increase in infections.
DAccording to the information provided by the Ministry of Public Health (MSP), today they carried out 3927 analysis Y I know they detected 87 new cases of Coronavirus COVID-19. Of the 87 new cases, 41 they are from Montevideo, 23 from Canelones, 6 from Colonia, 5 from Rivera, 4 from Rocha, 3 from Cerro Largo, 2 from Artigas, 2 from Maldonado and 1 from Tacuarembó. In all cases have already been identified, contacts and strict epidemiological monitoring is maintained.
Since the health emergency was declared on March 13, they have been processed 394.631 tests Y They have registered 4564 thatYou are positive for Coronavirus throughout the national territory. Of that total 3621 they already recovered Y 69 they passed away.
Currently there 874 active cases, that is, people who are suffering from the disease, 9 de they know found in intensive care Y 1 in intermediate care.
Of the total confirmed positive cases, 464 correspond to health personnel. 410 they have already recovered, 53 they are running the disease and 1 failetion.
Departments with active cases as of today son 16: Artigas, Canelones, Cerro Largo, Colonia, Flores, Lavalleja, Maldonado, Montevideo, Paysandú, Rivera, Rocha, See all Saint Joseph, Soriano, Tacuarembó and Thirty-Three.