The number of daily infections in Tuscany is back below 100, registering a positive rate of 0.6%: “So low – comments Governor Eugenio Giani on social media – it had not been registered for 10 months, the regional average incidence is 29 cases per 100 thousand inhabitants, let’s continue like this “.
The average age is 43
Overall in Tuscany there are 242,659 cases of coronavirus positivity, 90 more than yesterday (all confirmed with molecular swab). The new cases – average age 43 years – are 0.04% more than the previous day’s total. 7,020 molecular swabs and 7,737 rapid antigenic swabs were performed, of which 0.6% were positive. On the other hand, 4,892 subjects tested today (with antigenic and / or molecular buffer, excluding the control swabs), of which 1.8% were positive. Unfortunately, there are 11 new deaths – 7 men and 4 women with an average age of 71.6 years – bringing the total to 6,775. The hospitalized are 374, 12 fewer than yesterday, of which 84 in intensive care (4 fewer).
The number of healed is growing
The healed grew by 0.2% and reached 230,340 (94.9% of total cases). The current positives are today 5,544, -4.8% compared to yesterday. Overall, 5,170 people are in isolation at home, as they have mild symptoms that do not require hospital care, or are symptom-free (268 fewer than yesterday, minus 4.9%). There are 14,117 (266 fewer than yesterday, minus 1.8%) people, also isolated, in active surveillance because they have had contact with infected people. With regard to the individual provinces, Florence records 31 more cases than yesterday, Prato 12, Pistoia 11, Massa Carrara 1, Lucca 4, Pisa 9, Livorno 4, Arezzo 2, Siena 6, Grosseto 10.
From tomorrow vaccinations in the pharmacy
Starting tomorrow, Wednesday 9 June, vaccinations in municipal pharmacies in Florence. For the occasion, the president of Tuscany, Eugenio Giani, and the regional councilor for health, Simone Bezzini, will go to the municipal pharmacy in Viale Europa, at number 191, at 9.30 am, where the first dose of Jansenn of J&J to an over 60. Only one other pharmacy in Florence leaves for now with vaccinations: it is in via dei Renai in San Niccolò. The initiative follows the agreement signed in recent days with Federfarma Toscana and Confservizi Cispel Toscana, with a view to strengthening the network of vaccinators to favor the highest vaccination coverage of people between 60 and 79 years, more exposed to Covid and who have difficulty booking on the regional online portal.
Off to the administration of the Nuovo Pignone
The vaccination campaign in the company for the employees of the Baker Hughes plant in Florence started today, 8 June.
1,500 doses of the Pfizer vaccine delivered yesterday by the Region to the plant. On a voluntary basis, the employees of the establishment will benefit from the inoculations, who will be able to book the vaccination after registering through a special app. The possibility is also extended to related workers who work at the Baker Hughes site in Florence.
The vaccination hub at the Florence site will not be Baker Hughes’ only one in Tuscany: just today, June 8, vaccinations have also started at a similar center organized at the Massa plant, where the workers of the Massa site will be immunized. and the Avenza industrial site together with the related workers who work at the two Baker Hughes sites.