According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of 9:00 a.m. on June 17, in Ukraine there have been officially confirmed 33,234 COVID-19 cases, 943 patients died, 14,943 people recovered. During the 24 hours, 758 new cases have been confirmed.
A total of 517,995 samples in Ukraine were tested using PCR method and 97,935 samples using ELISA method.
In total 2,445 cases among children and 5,650 cases among healthcare workers were recorded. 23,844 patients have been undergoing outpatient treatment. A total of 9,390 people were hospitalized. There are 327 people having severe symptoms and undergoing treatment with the use of artificial lung ventilation machines.
As of June 17, coronavirus disease was registered:
Data from the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Donetsk, Luhansk regions and the city of Sevastopol are not available. 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 June 17, 2020, there have been received 1,136 suspicions of COVID-19 infection. Overall, from the start of the year, there have been received 74,653 suspicions.
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.