The Ministry of Health appeals to citizens to be vaccinated as soon as possible, to protect themselves and the health of others. AntiCOVID vaccines reduce the chance of infection and greatly avoid hospitalizations and fatalities.
Any citizen over 16 years of age can be vaccinated at the health center or at the nearest centralized vaccination point. Vaccination is also open for children +12 years old with immune system problems, with a doctor’s recommendation.
MSHMS appeals to all citizens vaccinated with two doses, to go to health centers or concentrated vaccination points, to be vaccinated with the third boosting dose, according to the recommendation of the family doctor.
If you suspect that you are affected by COVID19 or have signs of the disease, isolate yourself immediately and contact your family doctor to be tested as soon as possible or call the National Emergency on the unique number 127.
We inform you about the situation in the last 24 hours, as follows: 1,273 tests were performed, of which were positive with COVID19, 36 citizens, in the following municipalities: 16 in Tirana, 3 in Mirdita, Gjirokastra, 2 in Durres, Lushnje, Vlora, Delvinë, 1 in Puka, Kukës, Fier, Mallakastër, Pogradec, Gramsh.
There are 2,506 active COVID19 patients nationwide.
Currently 51 patients are receiving treatment in COVID hospitals, of which 7 are in a more serious condition. In the last 24 hours, despite the efforts of the medical staff, there are five loss of life with SARS-COV2 positive: a citizen from Saranda 63 years old, a citizen from Berat 67 years old, a citizen from Durrës 68 years old, two citizens from Tirana 72-78 years old .
313 citizens have been cured in the last 24 hours, bringing the number of cured to 265,588 since the beginning of the epidemic.
Statistics (28 February 2022)
New daily cases 36
Healed in 24 hours 313
Loss of life in 24 hours 5
Daily tests 1,273
Total tests 1,743,290
Positive cases 271,563
Healed cases 265,588
Active Cases 2,506
Loss of life 3,469
Geographical distribution of active cases by regions: