This is the rolling coronavirus story for Saturday 27 March 2021
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Stats for the last 24 hours - 189 more cases and 1 more death
The positives approach 200 on a Saturday with another death and 18 admissions
There are 147 hospitalized residents of Almería, of which 44 are seriously ill in Intensive Care
New rebound in positives in the province of Almería, which in the last 24 hours has added 189 infected, the highest figure since that registered on March 11, when the cases of covid detected in 24 hours exceeded 190, and the second highest of those notified by the Ministry of Health since February 25, when they were 195.
This is how it is collected this Saturday by the daily epidemiological report of the Junta de Andalucía, in which the province of Almería, together with the 189 positives detected through the PDIA tests (antigen test and PCR), which bring the total to 48,235, also has registered the death of another patient with coronavirus, 735 since the beginning of the pandemic.
In the same way, the situation in hospitals does not improve and in the last 24 hours there have been 18 covid patients who have needed to be admitted, of which only one has had to go to Intensive Care given its severity. Thus, after today's update, the burden in the three hospitals in the province, Torrecárdenas, Poniente and La Inmaculada, stands at 147 hospitalized, of which 44 are in ICU.
As for the number of cured patients, contrary to what happened the day before, today it does exceed the number of new positives and reduces the number of active cases and, therefore, of the 40,000 Almeria who are confined. Thus, today there have been 237 people from Almeria with high epidemiology, which reduces the number of infected by 48.
Andalusia, for its part, registers this Saturday, March 27, the fourth consecutive day above a thousand coronavirus infections with a total of 1,329, the highest number since February 20, according to the Ministry of Health and Families, which accounts for 15 deaths , four more than the day before and 19 less than a week ago.
The cumulative incidence rate of the autonomous community rises for the third consecutive day to 129.02 per 100,000 inhabitants in the last 14 days, 4.42 points more than the day before and 9.32 points above the rate of 119.7 of the last Friday.
Likewise, Europa Press collects, Andalusia registers 1,015 patients hospitalized for coronavirus, ten more than on Friday, 27 less than a week ago and what represents the first rise on a Saturday since Saturday, January 30, when it rose by 33 at the end of the third wave, of which 234 are in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU), ten less than the day before and 30 less than seven days ago.