The French health authorities announced on Wednesday that the country confirmed another 18 coronavirus deaths on the last day, bringing the country closer to 30,000 deaths with a total of 29,861 deaths.
In a statement, the Department of Health, which is currently investigating 128 possible outbreaks of the virus, said 19,364 of these deaths occurred in the country’s hospitals, while another 10,497 were registered in nursing homes. a number to be updated on July 7th.
Currently 8,336 COVID-19 people are hospitalized, 200 fewer than the previous day, although 106 new admissions were admitted. In addition, the number of people in the intensive care unit continues to decrease with a total of 582 patients, 20 fewer than on Tuesday.
However, the hospitalization rate in the regions most affected by the pandemic Ile-de-France, Haute-France, Greater East and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes remains at 74 percent, as stated in the text.