Coronavirus daily bulletin: 970 confirmed cases in the Canton of Basel-Stadt
Department of Health
As of 09:50 on Tuesday, 12 May 2020, the Department of Health Basel-Stadt announced an unchanged total of 970 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt.
As of 09:50 on Tuesday, 12 May 2020, there are a total of 970 positive cases among people living in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. That is the same number than reported on the previous day. Of the 970 positive cases, 892 people, therefore more than 90 percent of it, have recovered. The number of deaths recorded in the Canton of Basel-Stadt remains unchanged at 50.
In addition to testing residents of the canton, suspected cases from other Swiss cantons and other countries close to the border are also being tested in the Canton of Basel-Stadt. 1475 people have tested positive so far (including the 970 Basel cases).
10 residents of the Canton of Basel-Stadt are currently being treated in a Basel-Stadt hospital because of a Covid-19 infection. A total of 15 persons are in hospital. Three people in total require intensive care. The other patients are in the normal ward.
Please note that the number of positive cases according to www.bag.admin.ch may differ.