Monterrey / 27.07.2021 16:13:25
After going from 903 to one thousand 9 patients hospitalized for covid-19 or suspected of having the disease, the Secretary of Health in Nuevo León, Manuel de la O Cavazos, stressed that “There are no hospitals that can resist this.”
Based on official numbers, in the last 24 hours the state had an average of 3 new patients per hour.
“There are no hospitals in Nuevo León that can resist this. Hospitals are being saturated again ”, he stressed.
Your fear, based on experience and what happens in other countries, is that this number of patients doubles in 14 days and goes beyond 2 thousand hospitalized.
“What worries me, that the number of hospitalized patients is doubling every 14 days.
“I am afraid that in two weeks instead of 9,100 we will have twice as many hospitalized,” he reiterated.
On the other hand, De la O Cavazos mentioned that this morning of July 27requested the state governor, Jaime Rodríguez Calderón, for more resources to make the last effort during this administration.
As for the occupation in covid hospitals, he reiterated, they are becoming saturated, as an example he put the Metropolitan hospital that today has 236 patients with a capacity of 300.
“They are all starting to saturate, so it is convenient that they give us a hand,” he reiterated.
As for the groups that ask to return to classes, he mentioned, we have to wait since as of August 30 there is still a long way to go.
Later, he congratulated the rector of the Autonomous University of Nuevo León, Rogelio Garza, for having postponed the possible return to the classroom to October 4.
“There is a long time before the return, it is August 30 as we had commented, we have to wait,” he concluded.
Finally, he apologized to the citizens of Monterrey who have not received the second dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine.