The epidemiological situation in Italy continues to remain under control and to record improvements, especially from the point of view of the pressure on the health system, now almost at an all-time low since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. The bulletin today, Friday 11 June, issued by the Ministry of Health gives an account of 1,901 infected, 5,893 recovered and 69 dead on 200,395 swabs analyzed, with the positivity rate that was detected at 0.9 percent (-0.1 compared to yesterday).
As for the national health system, as mentioned, the pressure continues to fall steadily: today the balance of hospitalized in Covid wards is -277 (3,876 beds currently occupied), while that of the hospitalized in intensive care is -29 (597) against 21 new entries. The currently positive ones fell to 165,233, while the deceased reached 126,924: the goal is to try to approach zero in the coming months. Meanwhile, the vaccination campaign has reached 40,719,560 administered doses in total.
“45 percent of the population received at least one dose“, Declared Franco Locatelli in the press conference organized to communicate the decision of the CTS to allocate AstraZeneca only to the over 60s.” Almost 1 in 4 received the entire vaccination cycle – he added – this allowed for a series of improvements in parameters. epidemiological, we are less than 600 intensive care posts occupied ”.