Claudia Sheinbaum, head of government of the CDMX, recognized a “slight” increase in the hospitalizations for Covid-19 In the entity, however, he affirmed that there is hospital capacity.
“Yes there is a slight increase in hospitalizations, but it has nothing to do with what we saw a year ago or with what we saw in the third wave.”
“This is thanks to the fact that we are vaccinated and the characteristics of this variant,” explained the head of government.
The president revealed that the strategy to follow is to continue with the application of vaccines, she also assured that there is enough attention in hospitals.
In AmericanPost.News We let you know that closures are ruled out in CDMX, despite the increase in infections.
The general director of Digital Government of the Digital Agency for Public Innovation, Eduardo Clark García, commented that 70% of the people who enter the hospitals are not vaccinated.
The effectiveness of vaccines against Covid-19, has avoided hospital saturation, for that reason the authorities call on citizens to go to get vaccinated or receive their booster dose.
“This increase in cases is obviously hitting and finding unvaccinated people and seriously affecting them, but it is important that these people get vaccinated,” he said.
The Government of Mexico City and health institutions will meet this Monday to define in which cases citizens can go to a hospital.
“The issue of transmission that is much faster are changing the criteria for the use of tests.”
He added that they are going to launch a campaign particularly due to the increase in infections, but clarified that the situation is different from what was lived a year ago.
Massive COVID-19 events
Given the statements of the opposition that asked not to carry out massive events and the closure of activities due to the increase in infections, the head of government Claudia Sheinbaum He said it is not a political issue.
“It is not a political issue, it is a scientific issue, is my answer.”
Authorities commented that the following week they will resume vaccination for laggards and that according to the recommendation of the National Vaccination Plan, people who have their medical discharge after being infected with Covid-19 can receive their vaccine.
Authorities commented on the importance of vaccination, especially given the increase in infections of Covid-19 by the variant Omicron.
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