A field hospital for coronavirus infections in the Italian city of Bergamo, which the Russian military helped to equip, will begin to receive patients on Monday, April 6. This was reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the Russian Ministry of Defense.
The department noted that on this day, Russian and Italian doctors together will begin to treat patients with the virus. According to the Ministry of Defense, more than 200 specialists will work in the hospital. It is designed for 142 patients.
“Russian and Italian anesthetists and resuscitators exchange experience, get acquainted with the algorithms of work in a field hospital,” the department said.
The day before, the Ministry of Defense said that the Russian military disinfected 17 boarding houses for the elderly in the cities of Italian Lombardy. The military processed internal premises and adjacent territories.