The number of coronapatiënten in a Dutch intensive care units has increased again, says the Dutch Association for Intensive Care (NVIC) on Wednesday. At the moment of 644 people, with a COVID-19 to the ic. That is, there are 98 more than on Tuesday, which is an increase of about 18 percent of the time. It’s going to be the highest absolute increase, up to the present.

Earlier on Wednesday, gave the GOVERNMENT, the boss, Jaap van Dissel, and NVIC president, Diederik Gommers, an explanation in the house of commons. Although it has been reported that the spread of the corona virus in the Netherlands appears to have slowed down, it was still bad news for the remaining of the ic, the capacity in the Netherlands.

Gommers said the country direction and a sense of urgency to hospitals outside of the forest fires in california to miss out on. “Brabant, with its back against the wall,” said the president Wednesday. To increase the pressure on the company in the province to be reduced, in the last few days of patients from hospitals in other regions are brought in.

On april 1, it will there is expected to be about 1,600 intensivecarebedden is required in the Netherlands, but 1.150 is available. It is for this estimate to be eleven hundred COVID-19-patients and five people with other diseases. At the end of may, with a peak of 2,200 of the required beds are expected.

in Order to avoid that the number of critically ill patients, the amount of available beds, exceeds the limit, it is important that all levels adhere to the more stringent measures on Monday, have been announced.

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