Macroeconomy/Finance

The Covid-19 costs between $500 and $10,000 per patient

The cost that each patient represents for the State is estimated between a minimum of 500 dollars per sick person and can reach $10 thousand if intensive therapy is required. In Bolivia, there is the Universal Health System (SUS), which covers 90 per cent of the costs, and to date, a total of 25,493 positive cases have been reported.

Source: Los Tiempos