The Generalitat installs a field hospital in Lérida after the latest outbreaks

The Generalitat’s Emergency Medical System (SEM) has installed this morning a field hospital, formed by three independent modules, next to the Arnau University Hospital of Vilanova de Lérida, before the new outbreaks of coronavirus emerged in the last days in this demarcation.

As reported from the Department of Health to Efe, Alba Vergés will be the Minister who explains this afternoon the use that will be given, although these sources have confirmed that it will be related to the care of people with covid-19.

356 infections in one week

It should be noted that the number of infected in the Lleida district already amounts to 4,030 since the start of the pandemic.

In fact, 356 new infections have been registered in the last week, being that of July 1 the highest peak, with 128 new positives in a few hours.

In relation to the outbreaks, and pending the update this afternoon from the consellera, there are a total of eight assets in the district, one in the Val d’Aran and seven more in the Lleida Health Region.