The National Stadium is turning into a large field hospital for CoVID-19 patients The situation in Warsaw related to the CoVID-19 pandemic is slowly beginning to resemble scenes from Chinese Wuhan in spring this year, where field hospitals were built for infected residents.

The construction of the largest field hospital in our country started over the weekend. The facility is to be adapted for up to 1,000 patients suffering from SARS-CoV-2. The project is supervised by the Chancellery of the Prime Minister, the Ministry of Health and the management of the National Stadium. The facility is to be put into use later this week.

Patient beds are to be installed in offices, but the pitch is also to be arranged. The National Stadium will also be equipped with cold rooms for patients who lose their fight against the coronavirus. From the information disclosed by the authorities, we learn that similar field hospitals are to be established in each province. Their role will be to relieve the practically paralyzed ordinary hospitals.

The most important aspect of their construction is the return of ordinary hospitals to normal functioning and carrying out planned procedures and operations, which have been postponed to an undefined future not only due to overload, but also mass coronavirus infections among doctors and medical staff.

The largest field hospital in Poland, which will be built at the National Stadium, and those to be built in each of the provinces, will be comprehensively equipped with the most modern equipment. It is currently stored and successively supplemented in the warehouses of the Government's Material Reserves Agency.

"We will also want to analyze the possibility of building or establishing the so-called military hospitals with the minister of national defense. field hospitals, which will be able to expand the offer mainly in the field of intensive care, because in the worst, worst-case scenarios, this will be the most important element that we will have to deal with, ”said Adam Niedzielski, Minister of Health.

So far, over 175,000 people in Poland have suffered from best tech advices of which over 92,000 have recovered. In total, more than 3.5 thousand deaths have already been recorded. Currently, there are over 8,000 infections a day, 2,500 recoveries and nearly 50 deaths.