The national average value of the incidence of Covid cases per 100 thousand inhabitants still drops: it passes to 26 compared to 32 last week. Instead, I stop theNational Rt at the same value as 7 days ago: 0,68. These are the data contained in the monitoring Iss– Ministry of Health, now under examination by the control room, which will be presented today. All the Regions and the autonomous provinces are classified a low risk except one, the Sardinia, at moderate risk: “The vaccination campaign it progresses quickly and the incidence is at a level that would allow containment of new cases ”, writes the Higher Institute of Health.
In the next few hours, therefore, there should be the promotion and the new ordinances of the Minister of Health, Roberto Speranza: from Monday more than half of the country will pass through white area. To enter the lowest risk range are Lombardy, Lazio, Piedmont, Emilia Romagna, Puglia and autonomous province of Trento: in all they rise to 13 the white regions, to which the others will be added within the following week. The last one, the Valle d’Aosta, will enter this range from June 28th.
Occupancy of the beds decreases – From the monitoring ISS-ministry it also emerges as also this week no Region exceeds the critical threshold of occupation gods beds in intensive care or medical area for Covid patients. The ICU employment rate is 8%, below the critical threshold, with a decrease in the number of hospitalized people which goes from 1,033 (31/05/2021) to 688 (08/06/2021). The employment rate in medical areas nationwide drops further (again to 8%). The number of people hospitalized in these areas goes from 6,482 (31/05/2021) to 4.685 (08/06/2021).
Caution for variants and tracking – “The prevalent circulation in Italy of the variant B.1.1.7 (known as the English variant) and the presence of other variants which may have one greater transmissibility and / or partially evading the immune response, requires continuing to to monitor carefully the situation and keep caution e graduality in the management of the epidemic ”, underlines the report of the Higher Institute of Health. In this sense, the tracking: “There is a further decrease in the number of new cases not associated transmission chains (4.992 vs 7,424 the previous week) “, reads the monitoring. The percentage of cases detected through thetracking activities of the contacts is instead “stable (40.3% vs 40.1% last week). The percentage of cases detected through the onset of symptoms was also stable (38.6 vs 38.6%). The 21% was diagnosed through activities of screening“.