Coronavirus: Low positivity in tests applied by Radar Jalisco
The governor reported that the occupancy of beds destined for Covid patients increased, while the number of people treated in the Intensive Care Units decreased
Rodrigo Rivas Uribe
Published 12/20/2020 - 15:15 HS
Although during the weekend the Jalisco Radar System confirmed more than 2,000 new cases of COVID-19, the governor reported that the positivity rate decreased from 46% to 42.7% in the last week.
Via social networks, the head of the state administration reported that the occupancy of general beds intended for COVID patients increased from 30.2% to 31%, while the number of people treated in the Intensive Care Units (ICU) decreased than last week They were at 49% occupancy and in the last report at 47.3%.
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The Altos Sur Region presents the highest occupancy in general beds with 54.1%; in Altos Norte, 41.1% were registered in general beds and 41.2% in intensive care areas. The Central Region, where the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area is located; reported 31.5% occupancy in general beds and 52.1% in ICU.
The state president reported that the health and reactivation tables will meet on Monday to define possible actions to follow.
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“Tomorrow the health and economic reactivation tables will meet to define what is next. We will keep you informed, but each step will depend on how we go these days, that is why it is very important to protect the life of our family. We already know how, let's get serious, ”he wrote.
In the official report, the number of municipalities at high risk also increased, 98 localities were located in this category; in the previous report they were 76.
This weekend Radar Jalisco registered the highest numbers of confirmed cases in one day.
On Friday it reported a thousand positive infections and on Saturday it reached a thousand 58 confirmed cases in a single day. Before this, the maximum “peak” of cases had been registered at the end of October when there were 914.https://www.informador.mx/amp/jalisco/Coronavirus-Baja-la-positividad-en-pruebas-aplicadas-por-Radar-Jalisco-20201220-0050.html[