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Covid Italy, today 6,659 infections and 136 deaths: May 15 bulletin


May 15, 2021

There are 6,659 new Coronavirus infections in Italy according to today’s bulletin, May 15. The table refers to another 136 deaths. The swabs were 294,686 swabs, the positivity index drops to 2.25%. There are 1,805 admissions to intensive care (-55 since yesterday), 63 new admissions. Ordinary hospitalizations were 12,493, down 557 from yesterday. Read also THE REGIONILATIO – There are 621 new coronavirus infections today May 15 in Lazio, according to the data of the latest bulletin. There are another 5 deaths. Today in Lazio “out of over 14,000 swabs (-1,843) and over 17,000 antigenic for a total of over 31,000 tests, there are 621 new positive cases (-85), a drop in the number of deaths 5 (-5), 1,490 cured, the number of hospitalized patients is down to 1,591 (-8). Intensive care is 233 (+2). Cases, deaths and hospitalizations are decreasing. Intensive care is increasing. The ratio between positives and swabs is 4.3%, but if we also consider the unsanitary, the percentage drops to 1.9%. The cases in Rome City are at 268, among the lowest figures in the last semester “. This was reported by the councilor for health and social and health integration of the Lazio Region Alessio D’Amato in the bulletin at the end of today’s videoconference of the regional task force for Covid-19 with the general managers of the ASL and hospitals, university polyclinics and the Bambino Gesù pediatric hospital.BASILICATA – There are 120 new infections at Covid detected today, May 15, in Basilicata out of a total of 1,484 molecular swabs, and no deaths have been recorded. This was announced by the regional task force with the usual daily bulletin. 187 people from Lucan who have been cured or have been negativized. Updating the overall data, currently positive Lucanians are 5,072 (-70), of which 4,953 in home isolation. 19,335 people residing in Basilicata recovered from the beginning of the health emergency and 541 died. There are 119 patients admitted to Lucanian hospitals: at San Carlo di Potenza 32 in the infectious disease ward, 31 in pulmonology, 3 in emergency medicine, 6 in Covid internal medicine, 5 in intensive care; at the Madonna delle Grazie hospital in Matera 27 in the infectious disease ward, 11 in pulmonology, 0 in Covid internal medicine and 4 in intensive care. The number of beds occupied in intensive care is unchanged, they are 9. Since the beginning of the health emergency, 342,423 molecular swabs have been analyzed, of which 314,275 were negative, and 197,010 people were tested. in Tuscany today, May 15, according to the data of the regional bulletin anticipated by the governor Eugenio Giani. “The new cases registered in Tuscany are 491 out of 24,061 tests of which 12,374 molecular swabs and 11,687 rapid tests. The rate of new positives is 2.04% (6.2 on the first diagnoses)”, writes Giani on social media. “All 15,269 extremely vulnerable and 7,471 related caregivers for whom vaccination is allowed registered up to yesterday, are receiving an SMS message with the code to book their appointment on the portal. Vaccines currently administered: 1,637,471”, he adds. point on the vaccination campaign in the region MARCHE – There are 149 coronavirus infections in the Marche today, May 15, according to data from the region’s bulletin. The Marche Health Service has communicated in detail that 3677 swabs have been tested in the last 24 hours: 2144 in the new diagnosis path (of which 711 in the screening with Antigenic pathway) and 1533 in the healed path (with a positive / tested ratio equal to 6 , 9%). The positives in the new diagnosis path are 149 (11 in the province of Macerata, 28 in the province of Ancona, 68 in the province of Pesaro-Urbino, 14 in the province of Fermo, 21 in the province of Ascoli Piceno and 7 outside the region). These cases include symptomatic subjects (30 cases detected), contacts in the home setting (32 cases detected), close contacts of positive cases (48 cases detected), contacts in the work setting (3 cases detected), contacts in the living / social environment ( 1 case detected), contacts in the care setting (1 case detected), contacts with the involvement of students of all educational levels (23 cases detected), health care pathway screening (1 case detected) and 2 cases from outside the region. For another 8 cases, epidemiological investigations are still being carried out. In the Antigen Screening Pathway, 711 tests were carried out and 24 positive cases were found (to be subjected to the molecular swab). The positive / tested ratio is 3%. APULIA – There are 567 new infections from Coronavirus in Puglia according to today’s bulletin, May 15. The table refers to another 11 deaths. Since the beginning of the emergency the victims have been 6,254. In the last 24 hours, 9,984 swabs were made. 1,061 people recovered or discharged since yesterday. The hospitalized are 1,260, while yesterday they were 1,321. In the Region, the positives have been 245,945 since the beginning of the emergency.EMILIA ROMAGNA – There are 530 new infections from Coronavirus in Emilia Romagna according to today’s bulletin, May 15. The table refers to another 14 deaths. In the last 24 hours, 26,013 swabs were made. The percentage of new positives on the number of swabs made since yesterday is 2%. In the meantime, the anti-Covid vaccination campaign continues, which in this phase concerns the health care staff and the Cra, including inpatients of residences for the elderly, most of them already immunized, those over 80 in home care and their spouses, if they are 80 or more years old. . Of the 295 asymptomatic, 173 were identified thanks to contact tracing, 35 through tests for risk categories introduced by the Region, 4 with serological screenings, 4 through pre-hospitalization tests. The epidemiological investigation is still ongoing for 19 cases. In the last 24 hours, 12,485 molecular swabs were carried out, for a total of 4,610,023. In addition, there are also 13,528 quick swabs. As for the total number of people healed, they are 2,684 more than yesterday and reach 341,330. The active cases, that is the actual patients, to date are 24,719 (-2,168 compared to yesterday). Of these, people in isolation at home, or those with mild symptoms who do not require hospital treatment or are symptom-free, are a total of 23,502 (-2,089), over 95% of the total number of active cases. FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA – There are 68 the new infections detected today, May 15, in Friuli Venezia Giulia, on 5,195 molecular swabs and 3,005 rapid antigenic tests. There are 3 deaths recorded, hospitalizations in intensive care units drop to 16, as well as those in other departments which appear to be 74. This was announced by the deputy governor of Friuli Venezia Giulia with responsibility for Health, Riccardo Riccardi. The deaths totaled 3,768, with the following territorial subdivision: 806 in Trieste, 1,999 in Udine, 672 in Pordenone and 291 in Gorizia. The totally healed are 91,314, the clinically healed 5,609, while the people in isolation today drop to 5,691. Since the beginning of the pandemic in Friuli Venezia Giulia, a total of 106,472 people have been positive with the following territorial division: 21,039 in Trieste, 50,509 in Udine, 20,792 in Pordenone, 12,942 in Gorizia and 1,190 from outside the region.