Covid-19 Watch: 2,437 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 63.8pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 2,437 new Covid-19 cases on Monday (Aug 16), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 4,737,984 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s CovidNow portal reported that 2,431 of Monday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while six imported infections were logged. Recoveries outpaced new infections, with … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 4,334 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 58.5pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 4,334 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday (Aug 13), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 4,732,502 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s CovidNow portal reported that 4,328 of Saturday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while six imported infections were logged. Recoveries outpaced new infections, with … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 4,831 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 73.7%

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 4,831 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday (Aug 11), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 4,724,225 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s CovidNow portal reported that 4,825 of Thursday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while six imported infections were logged. There were 3,362 recoveries on … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 4,896 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 64.9pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 4,896 new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday (Aug 10), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 4,719,394 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s CovidNow portal reported that 4,894 of Wednesday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while two imported infections were logged. There were 2,979 recoveries on … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 4,413 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 63.5pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 4,413 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday (Aug 4), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 4,697,213 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s CovidNow portal reported that 4,407 of Thursday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while six imported infections were logged. There were 3,394 recoveries on … Read more

Staffing issues at Toronto hospital lead to critical care bed alert – Toronto

A Toronto hospital has reached its intensive care capacity as health-care institutions in Ontario continue to struggle with high patient volumes and staffing issues. Gillian Howard, director of communications for University Health Network (UHN), told Global News that Toronto General Hospital was under a critical care bed alert. The alert means the hospital’s three intensive … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 4,860 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 64.3pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 4,860 new Covid-19 cases on Friday (July 29), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 4,672,999 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s CovidNow portal reported that 4,849 of Friday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while 11 imported infections were logged. There were 3,836 recoveries on … Read more

Bed Occupancy Rate in Jakarta’s Covid-19 Hospitals Increasing, Deputy Gov Says

TEMPO.CO, jakarta – Deputy Governor of Jakarta Ahmad Riza Patria said that the bed occupancy rate (BOR) at the Covid-19 referral hospital currently stands at 20 percent capacity. Of 3,694 beds available, 732 are occupied. “That’s a 20-percent increase,” Riza said in Central Jakarta, Thursday, July 28. Meanwhile, 86 of 587 ICU beds are now … Read more

Georgia’s COVID-19 troubles have doctors looking ahead in Kansas

A hospital shortage in Georgia could predict a similar future for Kansas.COVID-19 infections are rising in both states.Kansas and Georgia share some similar demographics. That’s why doctors here say it could be time to wear masks again in our metro.The risk of exposure to COVID-19 is now high in about 42 percent of the country.It’s … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 3,300 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 62.1pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 3,300 new Covid-19 cases on Monday (July 25), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 4,654,951 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s CovidNow portal reported that 3,298 of Monday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while two imported infections were logged. Recoveries outpaced new infections, with … Read more