In Ukraine, 17% of patients with Covid-19 are doctors
Of the total number of patients with Covid-19 Ukraine, 17% are medical workers.
This was announced during a briefing by the head of the Ministry of Health Maxim Stepanov, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“In our country, Medical Worker’s Day is celebrated. And unfortunately, during the pandemic in Ukraine, 5,998 medical workers fell ill (Covid-19 – ed.). In other words, 17% of all coronavirus patients in Ukraine are medical workers, “said Stepanov.
According to him, during the last day, 48 medical workers fell ill with Covid-19.
At the same time, the head of the Ukrainian Ministry of Health pointed out that during the entire duration of the Covid-19 pandemic, 3,639 medical workers recovered from the disease.
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As reported, as of June 21, 36,560 cases of COVID-19 had been laboratory confirmed in Ukraine, 735 new cases per day.
Today in Ukraine celebrates the Day of the Medical Worker. This professional celebration was instituted by the presidential decree of June 3, 1994 and is celebrated every year on the third Sunday in June.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru