In the Borken district, 04.05.2021 people are currently infected with the corona virus (May 0th, 978, midnight). That's five less than yesterday. In Bocholt, too, the number of people affected remained almost constant at 195 (-2). In connection with a coronavirus infection, there has been another death in the past few days. An 83-year-old woman from Gronau died. The “7-day incidence” is currently 121,2.
The following information is available from the Westmünsterland Clinic for its hospital locations in Ahaus, Bocholt, Borken and Stadtlohn on the situation in the hospitals in the district that treat COVID-19 patients. There are currently 43 inpatients treated there, 13 of them are in the intensive care unit. 70 intensive care beds (55 beds currently in operation plus 15 switchable beds in the area of intensive monitoring) are available in the area of the Westmünsterland Clinic, 23 can be added in the emergency scenario. At the St. Antonius Hospital Gronau, 17 patients are currently being treated, 3 of them in the intensive care unit. A total of 16 intensive care beds are available there, 7 can be added in an emergency scenario.
The telephone hotline of the Borken District Health Office for coronavirus for medical questions, vaccination and testing is activated at 02861 / 681-1616. She can be reached Monday to Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 16 p.m. and on Saturdays from 14 p.m. to 17 p.m. The hotline of the Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians on Tel. 116117 is manned around the clock.