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Atyrau region reveals bed occupancy of COVID-19 infectious facilities

21 October 2021 07:16

ATYRAU REGION. KAZINFORM – 13 COVID-19 patients are in critical condition at infectious facilities of Atyrau region. Four COVID-19 patients at intensive care units are on life support, Kazinform correspondent reports.

The press service of the healthcare department of Atyrau region said in a statement that presently 212 COVID-19 patients are being treated at the regional infectious facilities. Bed occupancy at those facilities stands at 9%. Bed occupancy at the intensive care units with 13 COVID-19 patients is at 14.4%.

The novel coronavirus has claimed lives of two people in the past day.

Earlier it was reported that 312 COVID-19 patients are staying at home and are being closely monitored in Atyrau region.

It bears to remind that vaccination against COVID-19 started in Kazakhstan in early February 2021. Healthcare workers were the first to be immunized against the coronavirus infection. Mass vaccination of all eligible Kazakhstanis kicked off on April 2 countrywide.