Public hospitals daily update on COVID-19 cases

The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:

     As at noon today (May 11), in the past 24 hours three COVID-19 confirmed patients (case numbers: 668, 904 and 1024) were discharged from hospitals. So far, a total of 985 confirmed and suspected patients have been discharged.

     At present, there are 673 negative pressure rooms in public hospitals with 1 251 negative pressure beds activated. A total of 59 confirmed patients are currently hospitalised in 13 hospitals, among which one patient is in critical condition (case number: 595), four patients are in serious condition (case numbers: 338, 461, 713 and 857), and the remaining 54 patients are in stable condition.

     The Hospital Authority will maintain close contact with the Centre for Health Protection to monitor the latest developments and to inform the public and healthcare workers on the latest information in a timely manner.

Ends/Monday, May 11, 2020
Issued at HKT 17:47