The Ghent hospitals threaten to have to receive corona patients from other regions. Berths are filling up in Brussels and in the south of East Flanders. For the time being there is still room in Ghent, but the flu period is also imminent. “The pressure on healthcare remains great,” says Jan De Maeseneer, chairman of the Ghent Health Council.
After a very busy period during the first wave of the corona virus, the situation in Ghent hospitals is currently stable. For example, at UZ Gent there are eight infected people, of whom …