On November 19, Ukrainian doctors confirmed 14,575 new cases of Covid-19, including 549 children and 613 medics. This is mentioned on the Telegram channel Coronavirus_Info.
1,728 people have been taken to hospitals during this period; 229 patients deceased, and 7,845 recovered. 70,752 tests have been taken.
Most of the confirmed cases have been observed in Kyiv city, Dnipropetrovsk, Khmelnytsky, Sumy and Kyiv regions.
598,085 people have got sick since the pandemic began in Ukraine. 10,598 died, and 274,324 recovered.
Ukraine gets ready to sign the deal on cooperation with COVAX company, so as to get the access to anti-coronavirus vaccine supplies. The first batch could total up to 1,200,000 doses. Healthcare Minister Maksym Stepanov said so as quoted by the authority's press office.
"Technical requirement from Ukraine will be signed until November 27. The next step is a signature of conditions of cooperation until December 7", Stepanov said.
According to him, the vaccine will be arriving in Ukraine in several tranches. Stepanov added that medics will be the first patients to get the vaccine, as they are considered a priority risk group.