There are 521 SARS-CoV-2 testing points currently operating in Poland, Sylwia Wadrzyk, a spokesperson for the National Health Fund (NFZ), told PAP on Friday.
The inventory of beds for coronavirus-infected patients will increase by 1,000, as the result of those provided by the private healthcare sector, Health Minister Adam Niedzielski told a Thursday press conference after Poland saw a new daily record for coronavirus infections.
Temporary hospital beds will be located in the stadium’s conference hall which has a seating capacity of 58,580.
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has concluded his obligatory quarantine, imposed after his encounter with a COVID-19-infected person, government spokesperson Piotr Mueller wrote on Twitter on Sunday.
The Polish government has imposed new restrictions, which have come into force on Saturday, October 17, in order to "save the health and lives of the Polish people."
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Saturday the government would manage to stabilise the COVID-19 epidemic situation to slow the spread of the disease, adding that the strategy would strive not to involve further closure of the economy.
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Poland increased by 691 since Thursday and reached 69,820, the Ministry of Health said on Friday morning. Another eight persons have died, bringing the death toll to 2,100.
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Poland increased by 612 since Wednesday and reached 69,129, the Ministry of Health said on Thursday morning. Another 14 persons have died, bringing the death toll to 2,092.
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Poland increased by 595 since Tuesday and reached 68,517, the Ministry of Health said on Wednesday morning. Another 20 persons have died, bringing the death toll to 2,078.
Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki on Friday thanked his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe for his cooperation and wished him the best of health after Abe decided to step down due to health problems.