As many as 39 new cases of people infected with SARS-CoV-2 have been recorded in the last 24 hours, in more than 11,000 tests performed, the Strategic Communication Group (GCS) said on Monday.
These are cases that have not previously had a positive test.
By Monday, 1,081,275 cases of people infected with the novel coronavirus were confirmed in Romania, and 1,045,390 patients were declared cured.
To date, 8,477,763 RT-PCR tests and 1,589,829 rapid antigen tests have been processed countrywide.
In the last 24 hours, 4,032 RT-PCR tests were performed (1,801 based on the case definition and medical protocol and 2,231 on request) and 7,259 rapid antigen tests.
Apart from the newly confirmed cases, following the retesting of patients who were already positive, two people were positively reconfirmed.
55 patients with COVID-19 in ICU out of 290 persons admitted to hospitals
As many as 290 people infected with the novel coronavirus are hospitalized in the specialized health units, out of whom 55 in intensive care, the Strategic Communication Group (GCS) announced on Monday.
In Romania, 1,990 people confirmed with the novel coronavirus infection are in isolation at home, and 621 are in institutional isolation.
Moreover, 23,380 people are in quarantine at home, and 23 persons are in institutional quarantine.
COVID-19 death toll rises by 2 reaching 34,219
Two deaths have been reported on Monday in patients infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus in the last 24 hours, according to the Strategic Communication Group (GCS).
According to GCS, in the last 24 hours, the INSP reported two deaths (two men) of patients infected with the novel coronavirus, hospitalized in Bacau and Satu Mare.
The deaths were recorded in the age group over 80 years, and patients had underlying medical conditions.
As of Monday, COVID-19 death toll reached 34,219 people.
Bucharest City reports most new COVID-19 cases in Romania
Most of the newly confirmed COVID-19 cases in Romania since the previous reporting were recorded in Bucharest City – 5, Constanta County – 3, Suceava and Timis counties – two each, the Strategic Communication Group (GCS) announced on Monday.
No new cases were recorded in 23 counties.
All counties and Bucharest City remain in the COVID-19 green zone, with the highest 14-day COVID-19 cumulative rate reported by the counties of Prahova – 0.08 cases per 1,000 population, and Cluj, Ilfov and Satu Mare – 0.04 each.