Today Madeira has 156 more new positive cases of covid-19, a new maximum in the Region.
According to the daily bulletin released by the Regional Health Directorate, eight of these cases are imported – two from the Lisbon and Tagus Valley Region, one from the North Region and one from the Central Portugal Region, one from Poland, one from Luxembourg and two from the United States of America. The remaining 148 cases are of local transmission, most of them already associated with contacts or contexts of positive cases.
Today there are 65 recovered cases and 166 cases under study.
Madeira currently has 1,600 active cases, of which 119 are imported cases and 1481 are cases of local transmission.
Regarding the isolation of active cases, 58 people are isolated in a dedicated hotel unit, 1496 in their own accommodation and 73 people are hospitalized (71 in Multipurpose Units and 2 in the Intensive Care Unit dedicated to the covid-19).