The situation with a string of ambulances at Metropolitan hospitals are connected to a special algorithm of reception of patients, said the chief physician of city Station of emergency medical aid named Puchkova Nikolai plavunov in an interview for the film Naila Asker-zade "Dangerous virus 4" channel "Russia-1".

According to the physician, the patients with coronavirus differs from the standard procedure of the admission Department.

"This is a required gateway this is a mandatory treatment of the staff at this gateway ambulance, which, of course, slows down the reception of the delivered patients," explained the Floaters.

The doctor added that sometimes to the reception Department can come from several brigades, which causes additional difficulties.

The pandemic of the novel coronavirus, the causative agent COVID-19, covered the vast majority of countries in the world. According to who, it has infected more than 3.1 million people, of which about 208 thousand died and about one million cured. The greatest number of infected and victims recorded in USA, Spain and Italy.

Russia takes the seventh place for number of infections. The country COVID-19 diagnosed 124 054 people (per day 9623 new cases) of them recovered about 15 thousand people. Victims of the disease become 1222 of the patient.


Russians asked to stay home during the epidemic. In many regions operates in the transmission mode. In addition, the suspension of international air and rail links.

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