The report of Wednesday, May 6 by the Ministry of Health (Minsa) on the situation of the coronavirus in Panama, showed that deaths increased to 218, with 8 new deaths, and the accumulated cases reached a total of 7,731.
In the last 24 hours, 208 new cases of people with coronavirus
have been registered.
Lourdes Moreno, head of epidemiology at the Minsa
, assured that 38,014 tests have been performed so far, of which 29,128 (77%) have been negative and 8,886 have been positive (23%).
So far there are 358 people hospitalized in the country for COVID
-19; 270 in the ward and 88 in intensive care units; while in home isolation 2,678 people and 996 are kept in hospital hotels.
Those recovered by laboratory reached 859, with 36 new cases and those recovered clinically rose to 3,618.