Situation degenerates seriously
The the Institute of Health Administration IASAÚDE has just announced this evening that there have been 103 new infections of SARS-CoV-2 reported in Madeira over the last 24 hours. These are 13 imported cases (no breakdown at the moment, and no separate figures for cruise ship passengers that have disembarked) and 90 of local transmission.
There are 38 patients recorded as recovered, with the Region accounting for 607 active infections, of which 44 are imported and 563 are of local transmission.
Update November 25:
Today thankfully sees a reduced number of 56 new cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection reported in the Region. These are 2 imported cases (1 from Spain and 1 from France) and 54 of local transmission. There are 44 more recovered.
Update November 26:
Today sees 101 new cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection reported in the Region. These are 3 imported cases (1 from the United Kingdom, 1 from Switzerland and 1 from Germany) and 98 of local transmission. There are another 68 recovered, with Madeira accounting for 651 active cases, of which 37 are imported and 614 are of local transmission.
Update November 27:
The Bulletin issued this Saturday afternoon by the Regional Directorate of Health, reports that there are over 96 new cases of infection in the Autonomous Region of Madeira, in the last 24 hours.
Region now accounts for 100 deaths
Earlier this morning, two deaths were announced “a man and a woman, both 81 years old”, and later in the afternoon two more women, 57 and 95 years old, all with “associated comorbidities”, according to the press release, which specify that the deaths occurred at the Dr. Nélio Mendonça Hospital.
The graphics below from the Diario represents the number of new cases recorded daily since the start of the year:
COVID-19 in Madeira: daily updates can be found in an earlier post
Travel latest: requirements for entering and leaving Madeira: is kept up-to-date on a previous post