Municipality expands number of beds to attend Covid-19 cases

Name of the local/regional government
Belo Horizonte
Type of initiative
Preparedness
Type of response
Health
Other type of response
Health

In order to attend to suspected cases of Covid-19 in Belo Horizonte, 1.518 more infirmary beds were made available in the hospital structure of the city. Of this total, 465 beds (309 infirmary and 156 adult ICU) were firstly distributed in 15 hospitals in the capital. After that, another 595 nursing beds and 249 adult ICU beds were made available in the network's hospitals. 

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