St. PETERSBURG, Russia, 28 Jun – RIA Novosti. Hospital of Saint Petersburg have launched 5483 beds for patients with novel coronavirus infection, said the city’s health Committee.

Earlier it was reported that in St. Petersburg patients with COVID-19 took 9 health facilities: Clinical infectious diseases hospital named after S. P. Botkin City hospital №2, Hospital St. George’s Hospital for veterans of wars, Alexander hospital, Pokrovskaya hospital, City hospital No. 20, municipal hospital №40, as well as Children’s hospital №5 named after N. F. Filatov.

currently, the patients with coronavirus infection have also started: the Mariinsky hospital, City hospital No. 15 Hospital # 38 named after N. And. Semashko, Maternity hospital No. 16, Children’s city hospital of St. Olga.

At the Mariinsky hospital deployed 550 beds in the City hospital No. 15 has 165 beds in the City hospital №38 – 231 bed, in the Hospital №16 – 75 beds, the hospital of Saint Olga – 251 bed.

“Of deployed beds 613 equipped with the ventilator, and 3709 beds equipped with oxygen. The deployment process of cots will be continued at the expense of city and Federal agencies. In the case of a negative scenario in St. Petersburg will be deployed at least 10 thousand places,” – said in the message.

patients with a mild form of the coronavirus began to take the boarding house “dawn” in the coming days, the hospital will work in “Lenexpo”. For hospitalization “easy” patients also earn the out-patient Department of City hospital No. 20.

According to the city operational headquarters since the beginning of the pandemic in St. Petersburg was 3436 infections COVID-19. 27 people have died. Recovered 544 persons.

Current data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.