102 new infections were detected today, 20 August, in Friuli Venezia Giulia on 4,485 molecular swabs with a positive percentage of 2.27%. There are also 2,128 rapid antigenic tests performed from which 11 cases (0.52%) were detected. The bulletin of the Region reports it. Today there are no deaths; the number of people hospitalized in intensive care has dropped to 9, while 28 are hospitalized in other departments.
The overall deaths amounted to 3,795, with the following territorial subdivision: 814 in Trieste, 2,015 in Udine, 673 in Pordenone and 293 in Gorizia. The totally recovered are 104,870, the clinically recovered 104 while the people in isolation amount to 904. Since the beginning of the pandemic in Friuli Venezia Giulia, a total of 109,710 people have tested positive (figure reduced by one unit due to an unconfirmed antigen test) with the following territorial subdivision: 21,721 in Trieste, 51,227 in Udine, 21,979 in Pordenone, 13,283 in Gorizia and 1,500 from outside the region.
As far as the regional health system is concerned, the positive results of a psychologist in the Friuli Centrale University Healthcare Unit, a health worker in the Giuliano Isontina University Healthcare Unit and an administrative officer in the Western Friuli Healthcare Company were detected. With regard to residential facilities for the elderly, the contagion of an operator in Trieste is recorded. Finally, the case of a person returning from North Macedonia should be noted.