What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

# 19 LATEST COVID-19 UPDATES AND EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY as of 20h on Tuesday, 31st March, 2020

MINISTRY OF HEALTH

• The morning’s Health press conference was again led by medical consultant and epidemic expert, Oriol Mitjà. He said that the curve of new Covid-19 cases was maintaining an arithmetic progression, confinement being the measure that works the best. We cannot relax. We are getting ahead of the epidemic but we …

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What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

# 18 LATEST COVID-19 UPDATES AND EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY as of 20h on Monday, 30th March, 2020

MINISTRY OF HEALTH

· Health Minister, Joan Martínez Benazet, already isolated at home, now has mild Covid-19 symptoms.

· Oriol Mitjà, Medical consultant and epidemics expert, says “The curve is still growing but in a contained way, mainly thanks to the measures of home confinement. It seems we are approaching the highest part of the curve, but …

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What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

# 16 LATEST Covid-19 UPDATES AND EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY as of 20h Saturday, 28th March, 2020

THE CLOCKS SPRANG FORWARD ONE HOUR LAST NIGHT!

MINISTRY OF HEALTH

· It is two weeks since confinement measures for the coronavirus crisis began. Since then the population has shown their gratitude for the efforts of the healthcare staff with applause every night at 20h from balconies and windows.

· There is one less patient in the ICU. …

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What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

# 14 LATEST Covid-19 UPDATES AND EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY as of Thursday, 26th March, 2020 20h

MINISTRY OF HEALTH

1. To maximize resources, health workers are only testing people with symptoms who are not part of a known group. When one member of a family is diagnosed with C19, then the rest, if symptomatic, are considered positive without testing them.

2. As we have had 10 days of lockdown, new infections are expected …

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What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

# 13 LATEST Covid-19 UPDATES AND EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY as of Wednesday, 25th March, 2020 20h

MINISTRY OF HEALTH

• During this week, Andorra will be receiving all the material needed for the protection of healthcare staff.
• Medicine is arriving in sufficient quantity but The Minister of Health emphasized that “The most powerful weapon we have is confinement. We must maintain the attitude of not giving legs to the virus.”
• Joan Martínez …

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Donations welcome!

The Government of Andorra has agreed with the Andorran Bank Association that they can open accounts in all Andorran banks to receive donations from companies and individuals to help alleviate the situation created in the Principality by Covid-19. The money would be used for health equipment and vulnerable people. (This looks like an excellent way …

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# 12 LATEST Covid-19 UPDATES AND EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY as of Tuesday, 24th March, 2020 20h

MINISTRY OF HEALTH

· All 12 beds in the Intensive Care Unit are equipped with ventilators.

· Martínez Benazet said, “Decisions must be made day by day. Constraints cannot be lifted until the curve of new cases flattens out. I think this present situation will last about a month and a half to two months.”

· From Thursday …

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# 11 LATEST Covid-19 UPDATES AND EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY as of Monday, 23rdMarch, 2020 20h

MINISTRY OF HEALTH
• The Minister said that stayathome is paying off and is braking the spread of the disease in the community.
• 629 face homemade masks have already been made and given to the Government.
They won’t be used for medical purposes.

LATEST UPDATE ON C19 PATIENTS IN ANDORRA.
131 positives of which 44 are healthcare professionals and …

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# 9 LATEST Covid-19 UPDATES AND EVENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY as of Saturday, 21st March, 2020 20h

MINISTRY OF HEALTH

• The Minister of Health, Martínez Benazet, announced that doctors, nursing staff, university faculty and medical students had all been mobilized, along with students and teachers from scientific branches of study, to assist in the country’s health service.
• He highlighted guidelines for improving ones quality of life whilst staying …

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Andorra approves the State of Alert and Emergency law

The Cap de Govern of Andorra, Xavier Espot, said in his message that the Police have started to monitor traffic in various parts of the country to prevent a minority of irresponsible people from jeopardizing the health and well-being of the majority. These controls will be maintained and strengthened in the coming days. “The Government …

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