1310 people waiting for hospital beds in the metropolitan area… Expansion of life treatment center and input of public health
With the number of new COVID-19 cases approaching 4,000 every day, there is a serious shortage of hospital beds in the metropolitan area. The number of patients waiting to be assigned to a bed has exceeded 1,000. First, the government will increase the efficiency of hospital bed operation by relocating patients, and will announce a comprehensive plan for strengthening quarantine on Monday next week. According to the Central Quarantine Countermeasures Headquarters (Bangdaebon), there were 1310 patients waiting for more than one day in the metropolitan area as of 00:00 on the 26th.