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D. Grishkin. Press Service of the Mayor and the Moscow Government

Patients and all those in contact with them are under medical supervision.

During the day, 5,224 new cases of COVID-19 were detected in Moscow, 959 people were hospitalized. 322 patients are connected to artificial lung ventilation devices in Moscow hospitals. This was reported in the operational headquarters for control and monitoring of the situation with coronavirus in Moscow.

11.2 percent among the sick are children, 43.9 percent are people aged 18 to 45, 29.3 percent are from 46 to 65, another 10.7 percent are from 66 to 79, 4.9 percent – over 80 years old. All patients and those who came into contact with them are under medical supervision.

Additional measures have been taken in the capital to combat the spread of coronavirus. Citizens over 65 and Muscovites with chronic diseases are advised to observe a home regime, employers are required to transfer at least 30 percent of employees to remote work, and students in grades 6-11 study remotely for two weeks.

In addition, Moscow is deploying additional capacity to combat COVID-19. Temporary hospitals have been opened in the Krylatskoye Ice Palace and the Sokolniki Exhibition and Convention Center, and temporary roder hospitals are being created on the territories of the largest clinics. Some of them have already started accepting patients. Among them, hospitals on the basis of hospitals No. 67 named after L.А. Vorokhobov and No. 52, the medical complex in Kommunarka, the N.V. Sklifosovsky, Infectious Diseases Clinical Hospital No. 2 and other institutions. Also, two reserve coronavirus hospitals were opened at the ATC “Moscow” and at VDNKh.

How temporary roder hospitals work at city hospitalsHospitals for coronavirus patients open in Sokolniki and Krylatskoye

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