After many days the number of new cases within 24 hours in the country has decreased. The Ministry of Health has announced 661 new cases out of 2108 tests performed.

In the last 24 hours 13 people have not been able to win the battle with the virus. Despite the efforts of doctors, in the last 24 hours have failed to win the battle with the disease 13 citizens with Sars-Cov2 positive in COVID hospitals: 5 citizens from Tirana, 2 citizens from Durres, 2 citizens from Elbasan, 1 citizen from Kruja, 1 citizen from Berat, 1 citizen from Kavaja, 1 citizen from Korça, aged 38-82.

In the last 24 hours 505 citizens have been cured, bringing the number of cured to 25,325 since the beginning of the epidemic. According to the ministry, throughout the past week, the number of hospitalized has been and continues to be stable. Currently in 4 COVID hospitals, 433 patients are being treated, 24 in intensive care of which 11 patients are intubated.

Full update:

Ministry of Health: 2108 tests, 505 cured, 661 new cases and 13 loss of life in the last 24 hours

The Ministry of Health and Social Protection urges citizens not to neglect any signs of illness and to contact the family doctor in case of any doubt, to refer for testing, continuous follow-up and reimbursement of outpatient treatment drugs in the apartment. If you do not know who your GP is, call the toll-free number 0800 40 40 to find out and get in touch with your GP.
Also available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week is the unique National Emergency number 127, where you can call when you suspect you have signs of illness and need to be tested for COVID19 or if you need specialized inpatient treatment at COVID hospitals.
The situation of COVID19 in the last 24 hours is presented as follows:
2108 tests were performed and 661 citizens tested positive. Confirmed positive cases have been identified in the following municipalities:
178 cases in Tirana, 51 in Shkodra, 45 in Berat, 43 in Fier, out of 34 cases in Durrës, Elbasan, 28 in Vlora, 20 in Lezha, out of 18 cases in Korça, Mat, 16 in Kuçova, out of 15 cases in Kavaja , Mirditë, Gjirokastër, 13 in Lushnje, out of 11 cases in Has, Pogradec, 10 in Mallakastër, out of 9 cases in Kurbin, Puka, Përmet, 8 in Peqin, out of 7 cases in Devoll, Kukës, Tepelena, Dibër, 5 in Kolonjë , from 4 cases in Malësi e Madhe, Saranda, Librazhd, Kruja, 2 in Skrapar.

In the last 24 hours 505 citizens have been cured, bringing the number of cured to 25,325 since the beginning of the epidemic.

Throughout the past week, the number of hospital admissions has been and continues to be stable. Currently in 4 COVID hospitals, 433 patients are being treated, 24 in intensive care of which 11 patients are intubated.
Despite the efforts of doctors, in the last 24 hours have failed to win the battle with the disease 13 citizens with Sars-Cov2 positive in COVID hospitals: 5 citizens from Tirana, 2 citizens from Durres, 2 citizens from Elbasan, 1 citizen from Kruja, 1 citizen from Berat, 1 citizen from Kavaja, 1 citizen from Korça, aged 38-82.
The Ministry of Health and Social Protection expresses its condolences to the families of the deceased.

The Ministry of Health and Social Protection appeals to citizens to be careful, as well as businesses to respect the rules set in bars, restaurants, shops and wherever they provide services to citizens. Staff should be equipped with masks and disinfectants and physical distance should be respected, for the safety of employees and citizens receiving service.

COVID-19 – Statistics (14 December 2020)
New daily cases 661
Healed in 24 hours 505
Hospitalized 433
Loss of life in 24 hours 13
Daily testing 2.108

Total testing 223,784
Positive cases 49,191
Healed cases 25,325
Active Cases 22,850
Loss of life 1016

Geographical distribution of active cases by regions:
Tirana 12187
Fier 1774
Durrës 1408
Shkodër 1154
Vlora 1138
Korça 1136
Elbasan 965
Berat 882
Lezha 847
Gjirokastra 561
Kukës 460
Dibër 338