Health

An additional 4 cases of Covid-19 entry


On the afternoon of April 22, the Ministry of Health recorded 4 cases of positive nCoV, all of them entered isolated in Hanoi, Da Nang and Phu Yen.

4 new cases were recorded from No. 2813-2816, namely:

Case 2813 recorded in Hanoi, male, 23 years old, in Ninh Kieu district, Can Tho city. On April 17, he entered Noi Bai airport on flight BL116, the second test result on April 21 was positive for nCoV. Currently, the patient is being treated at the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases 2.

Cases 2814 and 2815 recorded in Da Nang City, consisting of one female and one male, 56 years old and 37 years old, in Thai Binh city, Thai Binh province and Yen Dinh district, Thanh Hoa province. On April 21, they from Russia entered Da Nang International Airport on flight VN5062, the test results on April 21 were positive for nCoV. Currently the patients are being treated at Da Nang Lung Hospital.

Case 2816 recorded in Phu Yen province, male, 27 years old, in Thach That district, Hanoi. On April 16, he entered Cam Ranh International Airport from Japan on flight VN5313, the second test result on April 22 was positive for nCoV. Currently the patient is being treated at the General Hospital of Phu Yen province.

Thus, today adding 10 cases of infection, the total number of infections to 2,816, the number from 2,490. The patients undergoing stable majority treatment, of which 12 tested negative for nCoV once, 11 were negative for the second time, and 17 were negative for the third time.

The total number of people in close contact and entry from the epidemic area under medical quarantine is more than 39,000. In which, the number of isolated people concentrated in the hospital was 518, at other facilities was more than 23,000, the rest isolated at home and at the residence.

Nearly a month, the country did not record new cases in the community, but the number of imported cases increased every day, even more than 25 cases. Since January 27, outbreaks of outbreaks related to Hai Duong and Quang Ninh have been reported so far, the total community infection case has been maintained at 910.

According to the National Expanded Immunization Program, on April 21, an additional 1,968 people were vaccinated with Covid-19 vaccine. In total, the first and second injections were carried out in 27 provinces and cities for 108,897 people.

Today Dong Nai started to inject Covid-19 vaccine for the priority group. 48 officers, doctors, nurses, and staff of Dong Nai Lung Hospital were the first in this province to be vaccinated.

Health care workers are advised before vaccination. Image: Thai Ha

Dr. Pham Ngoc Ha, the doctor treating the first Covid-19 patient in Dong Nai province, who was the first to be vaccinated against Covid-19, said that at first he was quite worried and nervous. However, after being examined, screened, and consulted carefully, he feels very secure.

Noted that after the first day, vaccination cases did not show any abnormalities.

Mr. Bach Thai Binh, Director of the Center for Disease Control in Dong Nai province, said Dong Nai was allocated 17,450 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine by the Ministry of Health. In which, 16,800 doses of vaccine to inject to priority forces, 650 doses transferred by the Ministry of Public Security to inject to the police force in the province.

After this phase, the Provincial Center for Disease Control will continue to organize injections for the rest of Dong Nai Lung Hospital’s staff and staff. From April 23, the province will deploy vaccination on a large scale and there will be many vaccination units.

According to Mr. Binh, all processes, from receiving and preserving vaccines, making lists, organizing screening, practicing vaccination, and monitoring after vaccination, have been trained and closely organized by the health sector. regulations, ensuring where to inject, safe to get there.

People are recommended to continue strictly complying with the 5K requirement, especially wearing masks, not crowding around and strictly complying with epidemic prevention guidelines at offices, offices, factories, factories. production department to ensure working safety.

According to the Center for Responding to the Public Health Events of Vietnam, the world has recorded more than 3 million deaths from Covid-19 out of more than 143 million infected people. The US is the country most severely affected by the epidemic, followed by India and Brazil.

Le Nga – Phuoc Tuan