general info FIELD HOSPITAL TO CLOSE AS LAST COVID-19 PATIENT IS DISCHARGED
Field Hospital To Close As Last COVID-19 Patient Is Discharged
Updated on 09 July 2020

The field hospital set up at Dubai World Trade Centre to treat patients of coronavirus COVID-19 has discharged its last patient after testing negative for the virus.

Set up in April this year, the field hospital at the 1.3 million square foot exhibition and events centre, initially had 1,000 beds with the capacity to go up to 3,000 beds if necessary.

As the last patient, Hiroaki Fujita, has been discharged, the field hospital will now close.   

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