This is the rolling coronavirus story for Thursday 29 July 2021

 

Stats for the last 24 hours - 362 more cases and 2 more deaths

https://www.lavozdealmeria.com/noticia/3/provincia/219214/dos-nuevas-muertes-13-ingresos-y-mas-de-350-contagios-la-quinta-ola-avanza

Google translation:

Two new deaths, 13 admissions and more than 350 infections: the fifth wave advances

One hundred people from Almeria overcome the disease in the last 24 hours

The fifth wave continues its advance in the province and the data that the pandemic leaves on this Thursday, July 29, are more than worrying. Almería suffers new deaths, hospital pressure grows and more than 350 new cases have been registered in the last 24 hours.

According to the data update by the Andalusian Institute of Statistics and Cartography (IECA), Almería adds this day a total of 362 positives detected through the PDIA tests (antigen test and PCR), 63 more than those recorded in the eve.

Despite this high figure, the province is the second Andalusian territory with fewer infections today, in which the community raises its infections to 4,893 (more than a thousand than this Wednesday).

Deaths

As happened yesterday, Almería once again adds two new deaths. There are already 847 people from Almeria with Covid-19 who have lost their lives since the start of the pandemic.

Another of the bad news of the day is the increase in hospital pressure in the health centers of the province, which add thirteen new admissions, two new in the Intensive Care Unit. Currently, 55 people are hospitalized, 13 in the ICU.

In the last 24 hours, a hundred people from Almeria have overcome the disease. Since March 2020, there are already 55,744 people who have defeated the coronavirus.

Active cases continue to increase in the province, rising to 4,772. This is the result of the difference between the total number of confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic (61,363) and the difference between the total number of deaths (847) and those recovered (55,744).

Last 14 days

Incidence rates for the past 14 days are on the rise. The province of Almería raises its rate to 499.5 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.

The situation of the health districts of the province is as follows: Almería has 627.5 infections, Poniente has 403.2 and Levante-Alto Almanzora, 408.7 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.

The capital of Almería currently has an incidence rate of 668.6 infections in the last 14 days per 100,000 inhabitants.

 

El Ejido now has 370.1 cases (approximately 10 more than yesterday) per 100,000 inhabitants based on the 14 day average (red for increase; blue for decrease)

Poniente Region now has 403.2 cases (approximately 15 more than yesterday) per 100,000 inhabitants based on the 14 day average (red for increase; blue for decrease)

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Alert level 2 in the whole of the province of Almería from today

Google translation:

Alert level 2 throughout Almería: these are the rules

Gauging measures go into effect today

From this Thursday, among the new regulations that establish restrictions throughout the province of Almería, in the districts already at level 2 due to the coronavirus pandemic, are the following:

It is recommended not to hold meetings, parties or similar in homes or private properties in which more than 10 people are grouped, unless they are living together, with special caution in the presence of people who do not have a complete vaccination schedule or do not know have recovered from this disease.

At alert levels 2, 3 and 4, in the time interval between 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. the next day, municipalities must take the necessary measures aimed at closing the beaches for any leisure activity and recreation. During the aforementioned time interval, only fishing or other activities of an individual nature will be allowed, as well as the restaurant services installed on the aforementioned beaches, which will be governed by the hours established for them.

In the municipalities with alert level 2, that is, the entire province, the catering establishments may not exceed 75% of the maximum capacity for consumption inside the premises.

Terraces

The outdoor terraces of the hospitality establishments may occupy all the tables allowed in the immediately preceding year based on the corresponding municipal license or whatever is authorized for this year, in the event that the license is granted for the first time. time.

Tables will have a limit of 4 people indoors and 8 people outdoors.

Only outdoor bar service and consumption is allowed with the established distance.

Buffet service is allowed, provided that measures are adopted to maintain interpersonal safety distance between people, signage of traffic flows through the buffet, provision of hydroalcoholic gels at the entrance and supervision of compliance with these measures.

Celebration rooms

Likewise, within alert level 2, indoor celebration rooms must respect a maximum of 75% of their capacity at tables or groups of tables and, in any case, a maximum of 150 people in closed spaces. Tables will have a limit of 4 people inside.

Outdoors, the outdoor areas of the celebration rooms may occupy all the tables allowed in the immediately preceding year based on the corresponding municipal license or whatever is authorized for this year, in the event that the license is granted for the first time and, in any case, a maximum of 400 people. Tables will have a limit of 8 people outdoors.

Bar service will not be allowed indoors. In the case of exteriors, only the bar service will be allowed with the established distance, being the consumption at the table.

Buffet service will be allowed, provided that measures are adopted to maintain interpersonal safety distance between people, signage of traffic flows through the buffet, provision of hydroalcoholic gels at the entrance and supervision of compliance with these measures.

Small-format musical performances will be allowed, maintaining a distance from the public of at least three meters, not allowing dance activity.

Night leisure

Regarding nightlife, at alert level 2, these establishments may not exceed 50% of the maximum capacity for consumption inside the premises. Likewise, it will be necessary to carry out an entry record of each person, which includes the name and surname of the person, contact telephone number or email. A person responsible for the establishment will be designated by the owner of the establishment, with the sole purpose of facilitating the tracking and study of contacts in the event of contagion. This daily record must be kept for 14 days and will be available to the health authorities, all without prejudice to compliance with the regulations on the protection of personal data.

The outdoor terraces of these establishments may occupy all the tables allowed in the immediately preceding year based on the corresponding municipal license or whatever is authorized for this year, in the event that the license is granted for the first time.

Tables will have a limit of 4 people indoors and 8 people outdoors.

Bar service will not be allowed indoors. In the case of exteriors, the service will only be allowed with the established distance, being consumption at the table.

When it is contemplated in its license, small-format performances will be allowed outdoors, with a distance of at least 3 meters from the public and dance activity will not be allowed

Leisure centers

A chapter is dedicated to leisure and entertainment centers. At health alert level 2, its total capacity will be limited to 60% for open places and 40% of the allowed capacity for closed places. The attractions will be governed by the provisions for fairground attractions. In case of developing other activities, they will be governed by the measures established for those.

The fairground attractions authorized by the municipalities where they are located, will have a maximum closing time of 24:00, unless the municipal authority has established a lower one and will comply with the following hygiene and prevention measures:

At health alert level 2, its total capacity will be limited to 60% for open places and 40% of the allowed capacity for closed places. The attractions will be governed by the provisions for fairground attractions. In case of developing other activities, they will be governed by the measures established for those.

In the case of mass events, it is recommended that the public can only access them if the EU Digital COVID Certificate in force is accredited by complete vaccination schedule, recovery certificate, negative PIDIA test in the last 72 hours or proof accreditation diagnosis of active infection with negative result issued in the previous 48 hours.

 

These figures are for the last period - up to Wednesday 28 July 2021 (published a day later)

100.0% of people over 70 in Andalucía have had at least one vaccination

98.9% of 60-69 year olds in Andalucía have had at least one vaccination - a 0.1% increase

92.6% of 50-59 year olds in Andalucía have had at least one vaccination - a 0.1% increase

84.3% of 40-49 year olds in Andalucía have had at least one vaccination - a 0.2% increase

68.9% of 30-39 year olds in Andalucía have had at least one vaccination - a 0.9% increase

48.9% of 20-29 year olds in Andalucía have had at least one vaccination - a 4.7% increase

5.1% of 12-19 year olds in Andalucía have had at least one vaccination - a 1.9% increase

SpainVaccinationStatus28Jul2021Published1DayLater

 

I understand that the private doctors near Darsena 3 does coronavirus antigen tests. Here is a link to their location from Google maps. The page includes their opening hours and a contact landline telephone number.

Following quite a few people asking about coronavirus testing in the area. Today I have added two links into the coronavirus menu on the site:

 

1. Information I have seen on Facebook that states that the private doctor close to Darsena 3 does antigen coronavirus tests. I have added a link to the surgery from Google maps.

 

2. I was given some information some time ago about PCR tests in El Ejido. These are available in at least the following places on a Monday to Friday basis:

"Clínica Vithas, Policlínica and Farmacia San Marcos next to the Policía Nacional in El Ejido. Probably a good idea to compare prices as they may vary!"