hospitals

Covid-19: 800 New Cases, 32 Deaths in Greece Saturday

A total of 800 new COVID-19 cases were diagnosed in Greece on Saturday, a slight increase compared to the 721 new cases recorded on Friday, according to Greek Health authorities. Tragically, 32 people with the novel coronavirus died in the...

46 New Deaths in Greece, as New Coronavirus Cases Drop to Just 262

Forty-six more people died on Christmas Day in Greece due to the Coronavirus pandemic, while the country recorded an additional 262 new positive cases over the last 24 hours. According to Greek Public Health authorities, 473 people are now intubated...

Greece Records 64 New Coronavirus Deaths; Death Toll Reaches 3540

Greece has been under a national lockdown for more than forty days now, despite this, intubations and deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic remain very high in the country. On Saturday afternoon it was announced that a total of 64...

Greece in Shock as Country Records 71 New Deaths Despite Lockdown

The Greek National Organization of Health, EODY, announced on Sunday afternoon that 71 people had died in the last 24 hours after contracting COVID-19. It was also announced that 1,698 cases of COVID-19 had been diagnosed over the last day. There...

Arrests Follow Illegal Youth Party in Coronavirus-Ravaged Thessaloniki

Another illegal indoor party took place on Friday night in Thessaloniki, the Greek city that is currently suffering the most from the second deadly wave of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Loud music coming from an apartment in downtown Thessaloniki led...

Greece Reports 28 Additional Cases of Covid-19; One Death

Health officials from Greece's National Public Health Organization reported that 28 new cases of Covid-19 have been diagnosed in the country during the past 24 hours. The announcement was released to the public early on Friday, July 17. According to...

Greek Leadership Pays Tribute to Greek Medical Staff on World Health Day

President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou, on the occasion of World Health Day on April 7, hailed the enormous efforts Greece's medical and paramedic personnel have put forth to combat the coronavirus pandemic. ''We dedicate World Health Day to...

Stavros Niarchos Foundation to Build Three New Public Hospitals in Greece

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) announced on Thursday that it will build three new hospitals and provide funding for other health initiatives in Greece which will together represent a donation of 420 million euros ($460 million) to healthcare in...

Greece Announces Additional Precautionary Measures for Coronavirus Emergency

An additional package of measures to protect the country against a coronavirus outbreak was decided at the Greek National Public Health Council, which convened on Monday, in the presence of Health Minister Vassilis Kikilias in Athens. The measures include an...

Greece Intensifies Preparations for Potential Coronavirus Cases

Greece's Health authorities, as well as its Health Minister Vassilis Kikilias, are in regular contact with the World Health Organisation (WHO), the European Centre for Disease Control (ECDC), European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Stella Kyriakidou, and the...