Jakarta (ANTARA) - The number of confirmed coronavirus patients treated at the Wisma Atlet Emergency Hospital in Kemayoran, Central Jakarta, reached 715 as of Wednesday (April 29, 2020).

Meanwhile, the number of patients under surveillance (PDP) and people under surveillance (ODP) treated at the hospital stood at 44 and 56, respectively.

According to revised data, as of 8 a.m. local time on Wednesday, the number of inpatients treated at the hospital rose by six to touch 815. The patients comprised 493 men and 322 women.

One patient was discharged from the hospital and transferred to another hospital for further treatment.

Since the hospital started operating on March 23, 2020, a total of 685 patients have been discharged from the hospital, including 84 patients moved to 14 referral hospitals in Jakarta.

The 14 referral hospitals are RSPAD Gatot Subroto, RS Pelni, RS Persahabatan, RSPI Sulianti Saroso, RSUP Fatmawati, RS Pasar Minggu, RS Mitra Keluarga, RSUD Duren Sawit, RS Polri Kramat Jati, RSUD Tarakan, RS Primer Jatinegara, RS Angkatan Laut Mintoharjo, RS St Carolus, and RS Pertamina.

Three of the 602 patients placed under isolation at the Wisma Atlet Emergency Hospital in Kemayoran have died, and 20 have left the hospital at their own request.

Achmad Yurianto, the government's spokesperson for COVID-19 response, stated that on Monday, Indonesia recorded 214 new cases, bringing the country’s total COVID-19 case count to 9,096, with 1,151 people recovering from the infection and 765 patients succumbing to it. (INE)

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