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February 1, 2022, 12:09


Photo by M. Mishin. Press Service of the Mayor and the Government of Moscow

To assess the epidemiological situation, the number of hospitalizations is the most important indicator.

The operational headquarters for control and monitoring of the situation with coronavirus in Moscow reports that 1,615 people were hospitalized in the city per day. Taking into account the dominance of the omicron strain and the peculiarities of the course of the disease in this variant of the virus, the number of hospitalizations is the most objective indicator to assess the situation. 543 patients are connected to artificial lung ventilation devices.

At the same time, over the past day, Moscow doctors have cured another 7944 patients. During the entire period of the pandemic, 1,970,326 people have already recovered. During the day, 21,533 new cases of coronavirus infection were detected in the city. The share of hospitalizations is 7.5 percent.

During the day, 76 patients died with a confirmed diagnosis of pneumonia and a positive test result for coronavirus.

Muscovites with symptoms of SARS can receive an audio consultation from a doctor and open a sick leave without visiting a clinic. To do this, you must fill out an electronic form and submitapplication.

Now Muscovites with symptoms of SARS can make an appointment with the doctor on duty online at their clinic. This will minimize the accumulation of a large number of patients at one time. You can make an appointment on the portal, on the website and in the EMIAS.INFO mobile application. Patients who do not use digital services can still come to the duty doctor without a preliminary call on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Operational Headquarters reminds: the best prevention of coronavirus infection is vaccination. Vaccination against COVID-19can be done by appointment at one of the vaccination centers based on polyclinics, as well as without an appointment at the points of work of mobile teams in popular public places.

In Moscow, a free voluntary adolescent vaccination from coronavirus infection with the drug “Sputnik M”. Vaccination can be done at 13 vaccination points based on children’s city clinics.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and or sentence structure not be perfect.

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