"In three regions, namely in the western regions - Ivano-Frankivsk, Zakarpattia and Chernivtsi regions - we see stabilization and improvement of the situation," Stepanov said.
In particular, the occupancy of oxygen-supplied beds today in Ivano-Frankivsk region is 43%, and the dynamics of the hospitalization rate is almost minus 16%.
Stepanov added that as of today, 76,684 hospital beds in Ukraine have been prepared for patients with Covid-19, 45,750 of them are occupied.
As we reported earlier, Maksym Stepanov stated that the ministry plans to vaccinate against coronavirus at least 60% of adults in Ukraine until the end of 2021.
“Until the end of the year we should vaccinate at least 60% of adults at the age over 18. If we have sufficient number of vaccines; the countries will stop to disappoint us, or, fulfill contracts – the world has never faced when the countries block the supplies of the vaccines, despite all signed contracts,” the minister said.