Minsa and CSS personnel continue to search for COVID-19 cases with fixed points of swabs and sweeps in districts with a higher rate of cases.
The Ministry of Health ( Minsa
) reported that Panama registered 731 new cases of COVID
-19, raising to 378,828 infections of the virus in the country.
According to the epidemiological report for this Tuesday, June 1, 2021, in the last 24 hours there have been 6 new deaths, increasing deaths from coronavirus
to 6,377. The case fatality of the virus is 1.7%.
To date, 10,968 tests have been applied, for a percentage of positivity of 6.6% and 640 new recovered have been reported for a total of 366,039 patients recovered from COVID
-19 in Panama.
Active cases total 6,412. In home isolation, 5,968 people are reported, of which 5,646 are at home and 322 in hospital hotels.
While 444 patients are hospitalized and 386 of them are in the ward and 58 remain in intensive care units (ICU).