Vaccination turnout for people aged 25-44: 66% vaccinated at least once
Increase in hospital admissions, cautious stabilisation in positive COVID-19 tests
More attention needs to be paid to the safe recycling of waste
According to the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) there needs to be a greater (international) focus on, and increased awareness of, the safe recycling of waste.
Heterologous vaccination from 16 July on
Number of people who tested positive increases sixfold, reproduction number rises to 2.17
In the past week from 7-13 July 2021, the number of reported positive tests increased more than sixfold (+508%) compared to the previous week. This increase was observed in all security regions.
Vaccination coverage is rising, while data is increasingly comprehensive
Long COVID also possible after a mild case: interim research results
More than 95% of the 1,741 participants in RIVM’s LongCOVID study, who reported long-term symptoms after COVID-19, had mild symptoms during the acute phase of the infection.
Antimicrobial resistance in the Netherlands stable in 2020
In 2020, the year of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, resistant bacteria were not found more often in patients in the Netherlands than before the outbreak.