Thursday, August 5, 2021

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Thai hospitals short of beds as Covid cases soar

Hospitals in Bangkok have the capacity to manage 1,000 new patients a day, but authorities say they are well past that number.

Gang arrested for ‘selling’ Covid ICU beds in Peru

Nine people including public hospital staff and the directors of a patient care NGO have been arrested.

100 pesakit Covid-19 tahap 3 bakal ditempatkan di hospital tentera di KL

Kapasiti ICU dan jumlah kakitangan akan ditambah bagi menampung kemasukan pesakit Covid-19.

Usage of Klang Valley hospital beds over 85%, says health minister

Immediate mitigation steps include the further outsourcing of non-Covid-19 patients to private hospitals, to allow Hospital Kuala Lumpur to treat more Covid-19 patients.

Malaysia to move into second phase if average daily cases stay below 4,000 for 7 days

The government is also looking into vaccinating those 12 and above but wants to complete the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme first.

Pesakit Covid-19 tahap akhir semakin meningkat di seluruh negara

Pesakit kategori 4 adalah mereka yang memerlukan oksigen manakala kategori 5 adalah pesakit yang memerlukan bantuan pernafasan.

2 minggu ‘lockdown’ akan datang kritikal, kata Noor Hisham

Ketua pengarah kesihatan kesal dengan tindakan sesetengah pihak yang masih melakukan pergerakan tidak perlu, termasuk mengadakan parti keramaian dan majlis.

Penggunaan katil ICU cecah 104%, kata Noor Hisham

Kadar penggunaan katil ICU melebihi 100% ini amat membimbangkan dan tidak semua pesakit yang memerlukan rawatan kritikal dapat ditempatkan di ICU.

ICU bed usage for Covid-19 patients at 104%, says Noor Hisham

But the usage of beds by Covid-19 patients in general wards has declined slightly from 99% to 89%.

Increase in critical Covid cases, deaths involving children under 5, says Noor Hisham

Three deaths involving children under five were reported last year while the same number was recorded in the first five months of 2021 alone.

Kerajaan akan pastikan kemalangan tren LRT tidak berulang, kata PM

Kerajaan memandang serius insiden dua tren LRT terbabit dalam kejadian itu dan akan memastikan nahas tersebut disiasat dengan teliti.

Use of ICU beds at Melaka Hospital at warning level

Fifty-one of the 72 beds were occupied as of yesterday while additional ICU beds have had to be placed in regular wards.

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