The spread of the coronavirus in the Valencian Community increases every day and the Department of Universal Health and Public Health has notified this Friday of Christmas Eve 6,034 new cases, 214 more than Thursday. In this negative context, the department of Ana Barcelo has already given instructions to hospitals in anticipation of more admissions.
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In addition to these positives confirmed by PCR or antigen tests, in the most serious part of the daily balance there are five reported deaths.
By provinces, Valencia registers 3,484 positives, while in Alicante 1,955 have been detected and in Castellón, 595, according to the latest update provided by the Generalitat.
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However, Barceló is confident that the escalation of infections will be less important in the coming days and that there will not be an exponential progression, in addition to ensuring that hospitals have sufficient capacity to withstand the pressure of care.
To avoid saturations, all non-urgent surgical interventions have been suspended for non-cancer patients and those in which it is required to go through the ICU in the postoperative period.