Brazil faces the greatest health and hospital collapse in its history – Fiocruz report

At the moment, 24 states and the Federal District record Covid-19 ICU bed occupancy rates for adults in the National Health System (SUS) at or above 80%.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz), considered one of the world's main public health research institutions, on Tuesday released a study that finds that Brazil is currently facing the greatest health and hospital collapse in its history. The finding is in the Extraordinary Covid-19 Fiocruz Observatory Report. According to the institution, the study points to an extremely critical situation nationwide.

"According to the researchers who conducted the study, this is the biggest health and hospital collapse in the history of Brazil," says the report.

At the moment, 24 of the 26 states, and the . . .

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