The intensive care units for Covid patients in Bucharest are full, the Department for Emergency Situations has announced on Friday. Under these circumstances, a patient in serious condition from Bucharest has been flown by helicopter to Craiova.
The patient, on a respirator and mechanically ventilated is transported by a Mi-8 helicopter from the Interior Ministry’s General Aviation Inspectorate, consisting of an emergency unit and SMURD medical staff.
Today, Romania has reached a new record high of coronavirus infections: 1,119 new cases in the past 24 hours out of 22,532 tests. There is also a record number of Covid patients in intensive care: 301.