The updated information on the digital dashboard about data for the coronavirus COVID-19 reports an increase of 13 new hospitalizations on the island due to the virus.
The total number of hospitalizations in Puerto Rico for the COVID-19, with these new reports, reaches 509.
Of the total number of people hospitalized, intensive care patients reported an increase of five people for a total of 66 people and 37 people with ventilators, three more in the last 24 hours.
Although the number of hospitalizations continues to increase, the Secretary of the Department of Health, Lorenzo González, has assured that we are not in a situation that we do not have control due to the number of beds that are available.
Currently 5,416 confirmed cases of the coronavirus have been reported on the Island, a figure that increased from the 179 announced this morning.
Deaths remain at 99.