The Ministry of Public Health reports that this Wednesday, February 17, there was a death due to COVID-19.
The deceased is a 62-year-old man, a native of Capital, admitted to the Dr. Marcial Quiroga Hospital
The Government of San Juan conveys its condolences to family members, friends and relatives and accompanies them in this painful moment.
It is also reported that until 7:00 p.m. on the date, the following official numbers of coronavirus cases were registered in San Juan:
- New cases: 75
- Total confirmed: 20,071
- Patients with infectious process: 3,385
- Deaths (accumulated): 418
- Recovered: 16,268
- Negative test: 205
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81 patients are admitted to the COVID-19 areas (between positives and suspects) of the Dr. Guillermo Rawson hospitals; Dr. Marcial Quiroga; Dr. Ventura Lloveras, from Sarmiento; Dr. César Aguilar, from Caucete; Dr. José Giordano, from Albardón; Dr. Federico Cantoni, from Pocito; CEMEC; Dr. Julieta Lanteri; San Roque Hospital, of Jáchal; Private hospital; Medical Institute; El Castaño Clinic; Santa Clara Clinic; Sanatorium San Juan; Argentine Sanatorium and CCI.
Remain interned in the Critical Area: 54 patients, of which 20 are on mechanical ventilation.