[Japon] Tokyo area COVID-19 outbreak exacerbated by medical staff shortages
Auteur : Ryusei Takahashi. Staff writer de The Japan Times.
Production : The Japan Times
Diffusion : site de The Japan Times
Date : 13 août 2021
The Tokyo metropolitan area’s health care system is rapidly becoming strained, as a shortage of medical staff is making it increasingly difficult for hospitals and quarantine facilities to take in more people with COVID-19.
Source : Ryusei Takahashi, « Tokyo area COVID-19 outbreak exacerbated by medical staff shortages », The Japan Times, 13/08/2021. URL : https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2021/08/13/national/tokyo-outbreak-staff-shortage/ (consulté le 13/08/2021)
Photo « à la une » : Pedestrians stroll through Tokyo’s Shinjuku Ward on Thursday evening. Young people had been the focus of the capital’s efforts to reduce foot traffic, but new data released by the city Thursday showed that adults between 40 and 64 years old account for the largest portion of evening traffic. © RYUSEI TAKAHASHI