This is the rolling coronavirus story for Saturday 3 October 2020.



Stats for last 24 hours - 94 more cases

Almería approaches the barrier of 100 positives: 94 cases and 247 cured

There is a new patient admitted in the last 24 hours, but the hospital pressure drops

Almería is once again near the red line of one hundred positives on a Saturday in which the province has registered 94 new infected with covid-19 in the last 24 hours, as reflected in the report of the Ministry of Health and Families , in which, in addition, there are 247 new recovered patients.

The contrast of data that the province has registered in the daily update of the pandemic also comes without any new infected died from the disease after the covid left almost 70 positives yesterday and two new deaths after almost a week without claiming any life in Almería.

With these increases, the province, which, according to the words of the Andalusian Health Minister, Jesús Aguirre, has a "magnificent" evolution, now has a total of 8,092 positives detected by PCR since March and now has 5,363 patients recovered.

In the same way, the day on which it has been known that more than 70 tests have been carried out among staff and patients of the Torrecárdenas University Hospital after detecting several positives among the professionals of a hospital floor, also comes with a drop in pressure hospital, despite the fact that a new patient has needed to be admitted to the ward. Thus, Almería now has 38 patients admitted, 11 of them in the ICU, the same number of those who were yesterday in serious condition in an Intensive Care Unit.

For its part, the situation in the other hospitals in Andalusia is as follows: Cádiz (116 hospitalizations, of which 23 in ICU), Córdoba (125 hospitalizations, of which 16 in ICU), Granada (106 hospitalizations, of which than 14 in ICU), Huelva (20 hospitalizations, of which 1 in ICU), Jaén (93 hospitalizations, of which 12 in ICU), Malaga (175 hospitalizations, of which 27 in ICU) and Seville (325 hospitalizations, of which 47 in ICU).

Active cases

Likewise, it should be noted that after the pronounced increase in recovered patients in the last 24 hours, the number of active cases, if patients with positive CRP are taken into account, is currently 2,612, which leaves the province of Almería with one of its lowest numbers of active cases, that is, of contagion, in the last two months.