On Wednesday, August 4, the city of Kamakawa confirmed ten new cases of Covid-19. In a new epidemiological bulletin, the city of Kamakawa has reported cases of patients between 28 and 68 years old.
The city has 7,576 confirmed cases and 7,401 Kamakense has already recovered from the disease.
The good news is that the number of active cases has decreased in recent weeks.
According to data from the municipal health department, the city saw a drop from 39 to 27 active cases of the disease this week.
The highest number of active cases was 325 on March 11, 2021.
So far, the city has recorded 148 disease-related deaths. Click here and check out today’s newsletter.
There are 43 patients with flu-like symptoms being monitored, a number that has also decreased in recent weeks.
Regarding in-hospital patients, Camaquã has 10 patients in intensive care unit (ICU) beds and no patient in clinical beds.
One year in the intensive care unit
The major achievement of the Hospital Nossa Senhora Aparecida (HNSA) in Camaqua was the family’s access to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). This Tuesday, August 3, the intensive care unit completes one year of operation in Kamakawa.
Reporter Igor Garcia went to HNSA and spoke with representatives of the organization. Watch: