Public hospitals daily update on COVID-19 cases

The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:

     As at 9am today (April 20), 13 COVID-19 confirmed patients were discharged from hospital in the last 24 hours. So far, a total of 11 287 patients with confirmed or probable infection have been discharged.
     At present, there are 653 negative pressure rooms in public hospitals with 1 196 negative pressure beds activated. A total of 169 confirmed patients are currently hospitalised in 17 public hospitals and the North Lantau Hospital Hong Kong Infection Control Centre, among which three patients are in critical condition, four are in serious condition and the remaining 162 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.
     Details of the above-mentioned patients are as follows:
Patient condition Case numbers
Discharged 11487, 11506, 11507, 11508, 11528, 11577, 11581, 11595, 11619, 11637, 11644, 11647, 11671
Critical 6794, 8078, 9907
Serious 6386, 6607, 10358, 11654

Ends/Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Issued at HKT 18:10