Posts tagged as Health Ministry

Coronavirus update: Lithuania confirms 1 new case

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

One new coronavirus case has been confirmed in Lithuania over the last 24 hours, bringing the country’s total count to 1,817, the country’s Health Ministry said on Tuesday. At the moment, 214 people are considered active cases, while 1,515 have recovered from Covid-19. Twenty-seven of the new cases diagnosed since June 1 are believed to have been contracted abroad. Seventy-eight people have died of Covid-19 in the country so far,…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania confirms 3 new cases, steps up testing in select areas

Monday, June 22, 2020

Three new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Lithuania over Sunday, bringing the country’s total count to 1,801, the Health Ministry reported on Monday. There are currently 240 active cases, while 1,475 people have recovered. Seventy-six people have died of Covid-19 in the country so far, and another ten coronavirus-infected patients have died from other causes. Since June 1, Lithuania has recorded 21 coronavirus infections contracted abroad. On Sunday, 1,912…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania confirms 8 new cases

Friday, June 19, 2020

Lithuania confirmed eight new coronavirus cases over Thursday, the country’s Health Ministry has reported. In all, there are now 1,792 confirmed infections, although 1,462 people have already recovered from Covid-19. At the moment, 244 are considered active cases. Seventy-six people have so far died from Covid-19, while ten more patients with the infection died from other causes. The National Public Health Centre reports that 18 infections confirmed since June 1…

Coronavirus: Lithuania reports 2 new cases, stocks up on protective equipment

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Two new coronavirus cases were confirmed in Lithuania over Tuesday, bringing the total count to 1,778, the country’s Health Ministry said on Wednesday morning. At the moment, active cases stand at 245, while 1,447 people have recovered. Twenty-tree people with Covid-19 are currently treated in Lithuania’s hospitals, according to Ginreta Megelinskienė of the National Public Health Centre. Two of them are in intensive care. One person has been put on…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania reports 2 new cases, 23 people treated in hospitals

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Two new coronavirus cases were confirmed in Lithuania over Tuesday, bringing the total count to 1,778, the country’s Health Ministry said on Wednesday morning. At the moment, active cases stand at 245, while 1,447 people have recovered. Twenty-tree people with COvid-19 are currently treated in Lithuania’s hospitals, according to Ginreta Megelinskienė of the National Public Health Centre. Two of them are in intensive care. One person has been put on…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania confirms 19 new cases, biggest spike in month

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Lithuania confirmed 19 new coronavirus cases over Wednesday, the biggest daily increase in a month. This brings the country’s total Covid-19 count to 1,752, the Health Ministry said on Thursday. Only 296 are active cases, while 1,372 have recovered. Seventy-four people have died of Covid-19 in the country so far. Ten more coronavirus-infected patients have died of other causes. On Wednesday, 5,396 people in Lithuania were tested for the coronavirus.…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania reports 6 new cases and 3 deaths

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Six new coronavirus cases were confirmed in Lithuania over Tuesday, bringing the total number to 1,733, the country’s Health Ministry said on Wednesday. Two of the new cases were already reported on Tuesday after an employee of a Norfa supermarket and Santara Clinics in Vilnius tested positive for the virus. Only 280 people are considered active cases, while 1,369 have already recovered. Three people died from Covid-19 over Tuesday, bringing…

Coronavirus update: new cases in Lithuania linked to private parties

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

The Lithuanian Health Ministry confirmed six new cases of the coronavirus on Monday, bringing the country’s total to 1,720. Five out of the six new cases are linked to private parties in the towns of Kernavė and Kalveliai, the National Public Health Center has confirmed on Monday. Four new coronavirus cases are linked to a party in Kernavė and one to a party in Kalveliai near Vilnius. Two people present…

Latvian Health Ministry: Up to 50 people might gather after June 9

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Ministry of Health (HM) presumes up to 50 people could gather indoors after June 9, Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš (New Unity) said to Latvian Television on May 20. The Prime Minister said that after June 9, the emergency situation might not be extended further. However, a large part of the COVID-19-related limitations will remain. State of emergency in Latvia was announced on March 13, and the government has so far decided…

Some 230,000 respirators arrive in Lithuania from China

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Around 230,000 respirators for medics were delivered to Lithuania on Tuesday night, the Health Ministry said. They were jointly purchased by hospitals in Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipėda, Šiauliai and Panevėžys as well as Kaunas Municipality. The ministry says there are five safety levels defining when and what specific personal protection equipment should be used by medics. The different levels take into account their work environment and the group of patients the…