Russia rushes to build a temporary hospital for COVID-19 patients

According to Chinese state broadcaster, CGTN, Russia is racing to build a temporary hospital for coronavirus victims on the outskirts of Moscow.

Russia is building a temporary hospital for patients with coronavirus on the outskirts of Moscow. The hospital covers an area of about 430,000 square meters and has 500 beds, half of which are for severely infected patients.

CGTN YouTube Channel

The hospital will be capable of treating 500 patients, half of which are severe cases requiring intensive care.

In This Story: Covid-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

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