The figures reflecting the health crisis continue to rise in hospitals. The number of hospitalizations linked to Covid-19 has increased again in the past 24 hours, with 18,811 patients in total according to figures published on Saturday by Public Health France.
However, new admissions fell slightly with 1,102 patients in the last 24 hours, against 1,928 recorded on New Year’s Eve. Critical care services, including resuscitation, take care of 3,560 people (3,543 the day before) with the most serious forms. of the disease, and had 197 new admissions between Friday and Saturday.
Over 100 hospital deaths
In 24 hours, 111 people have succumbed to Covid-19 in hospital, bringing the total death toll to 123,851 since the start of the epidemic.
Since the start of the vaccination campaign, 76.8% of French people have been fully vaccinated (51,758,964 people), and 78.5% have received at least one injection (52,917,231 people).