The Director-General for Health Graça Freitas said yesterday there are 51 active outbreaks in nursing homes nationwide, the largest number being in the region of Lisbon and the Tagus Valley. The three in the Algarve are Loulé (Quarteira), Olhão and Tavira. The Algarve University and Hospital Central (CHUA) also confirmed some of its professionals are infected with covid-19, without quantifying the number or specifying the units or services in which they work.
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