Six anesthesiologists of the Cantonal Hospital in Zenica were infected with the coronavirus, which is why only emergency surgical procedures are being performed, it was announced from this health institution on Friday.
A 39-year-old woman from Kakanj died at the Cantonal Hospital in Zenica yesterday, and she was positive for coronavirus. The Covid ward of the Zenica hospital is currently treating 48 patients, five of whom are in intensive care and three on a respirator, it is stated.
In the past 24 hours, 1,709 samples were registered with the Public Health Institute of the Federation of BiH, of which 297 were positive for SARS-CoV-2 and new cases have been registered in all the cantons in the Federation of BiH.
There are currently 3,835 active cases of SARS-CoV-2. Eight new deaths have been reported to the Public Health Institute of the Federation of BiH. Six patients died in the past 24 hours, and two subsequently registered patients died earlier in the week.
As of today, the total number of deaths in the Federation of BiH is 443, stated the Institute of Public Health of the Federation of BiH.
In the RS entity, 640 samples were tested in the last 24 hours, and coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) was confirmed in 97 people.
In the last 24 hours, three deaths have been reported to the RS Institute of Public Health.
According to the RS Institute of Public Health, a total of 284 people have died in the entity so far as a result of coronavirus infection.
The total number of hospitalized is 184, and 3,398 people are currently under health supervision.