KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 16): New Covid-19 cases in Malaysia dropped slightly to 18,815 today from 19,495 yesterday, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 8): The rate of occupancy for government hospital beds in intensive care units (ICUs) had increased to 84% as of Sept 7, compared with 68% previously.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 3): Three months after the number of active Covid-19 cases climbed above 100,000, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah yesterday acknowledged there is a severe shortage of beds in the intensive care units (ICU) at public hospitals.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 14): The Covid-19 vaccines used in Malaysia have been proven to be effective against the Delta variant, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
With more people fully vaccinated, hospital admission of category 3-5 covid-19 patients decreased — Health DG
PUTRAJAYA (Aug 14): The number of category three to five Covid-19 patients requiring hospitalisation in five States has reduced, thanks to the increasing number of fully vaccinated people among the adult population in those States.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 5): The authorities will not use daily Covid-19 infection numbers “as a metric” to relax curbs for the various states once they enter the second phase of the National Recovery Plan (NRP), Bloomberg reported Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdul Aziz (pictured) saying today.
Covid-19 cases in the country have remained high.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 9): The Edge Covid-19 Pandemic Funds have delivered equipment and personal protective equipment (PPE) worth RM2.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 5): Malaysia recorded 53,608 new Covid-19 infections in the week between May 29 and June 4 — the worst week ever.
PETALING JAYA (May 30): Doctors have no choice but to prioritise Intensive Care Unit (ICU) beds for Covid-19 patients with a higher chance of recovery owing to the strain on Malaysia’s the health care system brought about by the current spike in infections.