Today’s Covid Italia bulletin, Saturday 28 August 2021, with data and news from the Civil Protection – region by region – on infections, hospitalizations, deaths. The numbers from Lombardy, Emilia Romagna, Lazio and Campania while the positivity rate in the country is 2.9%. Sicily, thanks to the infections linked to the Delta variant, passes into the yellow zone from Monday. The numbers of big cities like Rome, Milan and Naples. The point about the vaccine campaign, while there is the ok to extend the validity of the Green Pass to 12 months. The data of the regions:
There are 686 new coronavirus infections in Emilia Romagna according to today’s bulletin, 28 August. Also recorded 3 other deaths. 32,920 the total number of swabs performed in the last 24 hours. The percentage of new positives on the number of swabs made since yesterday is 2.1%. Meanwhile, the anti-Covid vaccination campaign continues, extended to all citizens over 12 years of age. At 2 pm a total of 5,780,263 doses were administered; out of the total, 2,661,002 people have completed the vaccination cycle. The control and prevention activity continues: of the 686 newly infected, 265 are asymptomatic identified as part of the regional contact tracing and screening activities. Overall, among the new positives 234 were already in isolation at the time of the swab execution, 257 were identified within already known foci. The average age of new positives today is 35.3 years. Of the 265 asymptomatic, 183 were identified thanks to contact tracing, 2 with serological screenings, 54 through tests for risk categories introduced by the Region, 3 with pre-hospitalization tests. An epidemiological investigation is still ongoing for 23 cases. The contagion situation in the provinces sees Bologna with 119 new cases, then Modena (115), Parma (84), Rimini (71) and then Reggio Emilia (67). Followed by Piacenza (54), Ferrara (42), Cesena (38) and Forlì (23); finally the New Imola district (14). These are the data – ascertained at 12 noon today on the basis of institutional requests – relating to the progress of the epidemic in the region.
FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA
There are 114 new coronavirus infections today 28 August 2021 in Friuli Venezia Giulia, according to data from the latest bulletin of the Region. There is a new death. In detail, today in Friuli Venezia Giulia 97 new infections have been detected on 3,756 molecular swabs – including 3 migrants / asylum seekers in Trieste (2) and Gorizia (1) – with a positive percentage of 2.58%. There are also 4,745 rapid antigenic tests performed from which 17 cases (0.36%) were detected. Today there is the death of a 76-year-old woman admitted to the Trieste hospital with previous pathologies; 11 people are hospitalized in intensive care while 40 are hospitalized in other departments. This was announced by the deputy governor of Friuli Venezia Giulia with responsibility for Health Riccardo Riccardi.
The deaths totaled 3,799, with the following territorial subdivision: 814 in Trieste, 2,017 in Udine, 675 in Pordenone and 293 in Gorizia. The totally healed are 105,544, the clinically healed 75 while the people in isolation amount to 1,112. Since the beginning of the pandemic in Friuli Venezia Giulia, a total of 110,581 infections have been recorded (the figure was reduced by two units following a review of the cases) with the following territorial subdivision: 21,977 in Trieste, 51,516 in Udine, 22,198 in Pordenone, 13,362 in Gorizia and 1,528 from outside the region.
As far as the regional health system is concerned, the positivity of a technician, a nurse and a socio-health worker from the Giuliano Isontina university health agency was detected. Two operators were infected with residential facilities for the elderly. Finally, two positive cases were recorded on returning from abroad (Ivory Coast and the United States).
There are 304 new coronavirus infections in Puglia according to today’s bulletin, 28 August. Also recorded another death. 15,321 daily tests carried out, 4,646 people currently positive. 238 hospitalized in non-critical area, 22 in intensive care. The total cases in the Region since the beginning of the pandemic are 263,031 for 3,249,481 tests performed. 251,683 people healed, 6,702 deaths in total.
There are 601 new infections from Coronavirus in Tuscany according to the Civil Protection bulletin today, Saturday 28 August 2021. The table refers to another 4 deaths. New cases are 0.2% more than the previous day’s total. In the last 24 hours there have been 697 healed for a total number of 251,517. Today 8,653 molecular swabs and 5,858 rapid antigenic swabs were performed, of which 4.1% were positive. The average age of today’s new positives is about 40 years. 11,026 people in solitary confinement.
A total of 460 people are hospitalized today, 13 more than yesterday, 47 in intensive care, one more in the last 24 hours. 7.003. Since the beginning of the pandemic there have been 7,003 deaths in the Region.