MoH: ICU Beds Increased By 43% in Riyadh Hospitals

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Riyadh, August 14, 2020, SPA -- The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced that the intensive care unit (ICU) bed capacity in Riyadh Region hospitals has been increased by 43%, as a part of the Ministry's efforts to upgrade and improve the health services in the region to meet the health needs of the citizens and residents.
This step comes as a continuation of the Ministry’s announcement to add around 3,500 ICU beds within 90 days in various hospitals in all regions of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to provide the highest levels of medical care to citizens and residents. It also comes as a continuation of applying the highest precautionary standards and preventive measures to address the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
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19:07 LOCAL TIME 16:07 GMT
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