According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of 9:00 a.m. on May 26, in Ukraine there have been confirmed 21,584 COVID-19 cases, 644 patients died, 7,575 patients recovered. In total 1,581 cases among children and 4,183 cases among healthcare workers were recorded. During the 24 hours, 339 new cases have been confirmed.
As of May 26, coronavirus disease was registered:
Vinnytsia region – 910 cases;
Volyn region - 805 cases;
Dnipropetrovsk region - 895 cases;
Donetsk region - 155 cases;
Zhytomyr region - 647 cases;
Zakarpattia region – 1,092 cases;
Zaporizhia region - 416 cases;
Ivano-Frankivsk region – 1,306 cases;
Kirovohrad region - 482 cases;
Kyiv – 2,710 cases;
Kyiv region – 1,458 cases;
Lviv region – 1,405 cases;
Luhansk region - 44 cases;
Mykolaiv region - 281 cases;
Odesa region - 842 cases;
Poltava region - 267 cases;
Rivne region – 1,475 cases;
Sumy region - 166 cases;
Ternopil region – 1,124 cases;
Kharkiv region - 930 cases;
Kherson region – 177 cases;
Khmelnytsky region - 370 cases;
Chernivtsi region – 3,101 cases;
Cherkasy region - 392 cases;
Chernihiv region - 134 cases.
Data from the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Donetsk, Luhansk regions and the city of Sevastopol are not available.
14,848 patients, out of this number 1,318 children and 3,405 medical workers have been undergoing outpatient treatment. A total of 6,736 people were hospitalized, including 263 children and 778 healthcare workers. There are 256 people, including 1 child and 22 healthcare workers, having severe symptoms and undergoing treatment with the use of artificial lung ventilation machines.
The studies were conducted by the Virology Reference Laboratory of the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as well as by regional laboratories. As of morning of May 26, 2020, the Center received 950 reports of suspected COVID-19 cases. Since the beginning of 2020, 53,961 COVID-19 suspicions have been received.
The Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine urges when having the first symptoms of respiratory illnesses to call a family doctor. Stay home! Self-isolation is the most efficient way to protect yourself from infection.