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Britain has sufficient critical care, ventilator capacity – health minister

LONDON Britain still got enough crucial care ability to treat patients with COVID-19, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said upon Sunday, and it also had more than half of the eighteen, 000 ventilators he these days forecast could well be needed for the peak of the pandemic.

“There are currently over 2, 336 spare critical care beds for the NHS in England, and over 9, 000 ventilators are now available to NHS coronavirus patients across the country, thanks to the national effort to ramp up capacity, ” they said for a daily click briefing.

He additional that 310 new ventilators arrived this particular weekend from China and British manufacturers had been working to develop new ones.