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Hospital: is there one in five closed beds for lack of caregivers?


THE VERIFICATION - This figure appears in a recent report from the Scientific Council. Is it correct?


20% of closed beds

”. The title is obvious this Wednesday in the newspaper


, which devotes a long article to the hospital crisis. Data that comes from a flash survey led by Prof. Jean-François Delfraissy, President of the Scientific Council. According to our information, it is in fact a resumption of an element appearing in a report of the Scientific Council, dated October 5. It is mentioned in an annex "

a significant percentage of closed beds estimated at around 20%

", which would affect "

all sectors of care (medicine including critical care, surgery and obstetrics) but also to a lesser degree pediatric services ( intensive care and conventional hospitalization)


Asked by the daily about this rate, the magnitude of which may surprise, Olivier Véran refused to confirm it.


No one today knows how to give a precise figure

," swept the Minister of Health.

Yes, there are a number of units in hospitals that are required

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Source: lefigaro

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