In Spain, Covid hospital admissions jump 32% in a week, as incidence hits 290 cases per 100,000

In Spain, Covid hospital admissions jump 32% in a week, as incidence hits 290 cases per 100,000

Covid-19 is once again gaining ground in Spain. All of the indicators are rising, according to the latest reports from the central Health Ministry. Infections, hospitalizations and the number of patients being treated in the country’s intensive care units (ICUs) are on the up. In the midst of a long weekend – December 6 and 8 are national holidays – and with the Christmas holiday season just around the corner, the 14-day cumulative incidence stands at 290 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, according to the data published on Tuesday.

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