The essentials The coronavirus claimed 185 more victims this Saturday, March 20. The number of patients in the intensive care unit continues to increase. With 4,353 people admitted to the intensive care unit, this is the highest value since November 2020.
The number of patients in the intensive care unit in France is increasing day by day. According to Public Health France, there are currently 4,353 people in intensive care and intensive care this Saturday evening. The day before it was 4,287. The threshold of 4,000 patients had been exceeded a week ago. On one day, this Saturday, the intensive care units admitted 317 new patients.
Hospitals and clinics are treating 25,537 people for a Covid-19 infection this Saturday evening. 1348 new entries are listed.
On that first day of detention in 16 departments, the Covid-19 caused 185 new deaths for a period of at least a month.
At the same time, the vaccination is continued. 2,444,473 French women and men received the two doses of the vaccine. According to the Directorate-General for Health, 6,137,375 people received a first injection.