The update in Emilia-Romagna: 1,610 new positives out of over 40,000 swabs performed. The healed increase (+903). Vaccinations: 626 thousand third doses administered
96.8% of active cases are in isolation at home, with no symptoms or with mild symptoms. The average age of new positives is 40.6 years. Twelve deaths.
Since the beginning of the Coronavirus epidemic, 461,740 positive cases have been recorded in Emilia-Romagna, 1,610 more than yesterday, out of a total of 40,058 swabs performed in the last 24 hours. The percentage of new positives on the number of swabs made since yesterday is 4%.
Meanwhile, the anti-Covid vaccination campaign continues, extended to all citizens over 12 years of age. The progressive count of vaccine administrations carried out can be followed in real time on the portal of the Emilia-Romagna Region dedicated to the topic: https://salute.regione.emilia-romagna.it/vaccino-anti-covid, which also indicates how many are the vaccination cycles completed and the additional doses administered. All information on the campaign: https://vaccinocovid.regione.emilia-romagna.it/
At 2 pm a total of 7,536,156 doses were administered; out of the total, 3,563,355 people have completed the vaccination cycle. The third doses are 625.927.
The control and prevention activity continues: of the newly infected, 770 are asymptomatic identified as part of the regional contact tracing and screening activities. Overall, among the new positives 463 were already in isolation at the time of the swab execution, 531 were identified within already known foci.
The average age of new positives today is 40.6 years.
Of the 770 asymptomatic, 316 were identified thanks to contact tracing, 41 with serological screening, 63 through tests for risk categories introduced by the Region, 5 through pre-hospitalization tests. An epidemiological investigation is still ongoing for 345 cases.
The contagion situation in the provinces sees Bologna with 391 new cases, followed by Ravenna (204) and Modena (181); then Rimini (168), Ferrara (139), Reggio Emilia (123) and Forlì (113); then Cesena (106), Parma (81), Piacenza (62); finally, the Imola district with 42 cases.
These are the data – ascertained at 12 noon today on the basis of institutional requests – relating to the progress of the epidemic in the region.
In the last 24 hours, 22,478 molecular swabs were performed, for a total of 6,699,014. In addition there are 17,580 quick swabs.
As for the total number of people healed, they are 903 more than yesterday and reach 423,681. The active cases, that is the actual patients, today are 24,237 (+ 695). Of these, people in isolation at home, or those with mild symptoms that do not require hospital treatment or are symptom-free, are a total of 23,457 (+677), 96.8% of the total number of active cases.
Unfortunately, there are twelve deaths: one in the province of Piacenza (a 90-year-old woman), one in the province of Parma (a 91-year-old man); you are in the province of Bologna (4 men, respectively 75, 81, 92 and 95 years old, and a 91 year old woman; a 71 year old man who died in Bologna but residing in Cagliari); one in Imola (78-year-old man); one in the province of Ferrara (a 93-year-old woman) and two in the province of Ravenna (a 90-year-old woman and an 84-year-old man from outside the region). No deaths in the provinces of Reggio Emilia, Modena, Forlì-Cesena and Rimini.
In total, there have been 13,822 deaths in the region since the beginning of the epidemic.
There are 77 patients admitted to intensive care (+2 compared to yesterday), 703 those in the other Covid departments (+16).
In the area, patients admitted to intensive care are distributed as follows: 4 in Piacenza (+1); 3 in Parma (-1); 4 in Reggio Emilia (number unchanged compared to yesterday); 7 in Modena (+1); 22 in Bologna (+2); 5 in Imola (-1); 9 in Ferrara (unchanged); 14 in Ravenna (unchanged); 3 in Forlì (unchanged); 1 in Cesena (unchanged); 5 in Rimini (unchanged).
These are the cases of positivity in the area since the beginning of the epidemic, which refer not to the province of residence, but to the one in which the diagnosis was made: 27,769 in Piacenza (+62 compared to yesterday, of which 29 symptomatic), 34,330 in Parma (+81, of which 27 symptomatic), 53,707 in Reggio Emilia (+123, of which 90 symptomatic), 76,365 in Modena (+181, of which 70 symptomatic), 96,563 in Bologna (+391, of which 190 symptomatic), 15,183 cases in Imola (+42, of which 32 symptomatic), 28,138 in Ferrara (+139, of which 44 symptomatic), 38,341 in Ravenna (+204, of which 133 symptomatic), 21,616 in Forlì (+113, of which 80 symptomatic), 24,181 in Cesena (+106, of which 40 symptomatic) and 45,547 in Rimini (+168, of which 105 symptomatic).
Compared to what was communicated in recent days, 1 case was eliminated, positive for antigen test but not confirmed by the molecular swab