The flow of patients is now less than before the pandemic. The hospitals received more patients in 2017, 2018 and 2019.
On 13 December, Norway was partially shut down. The government described the situation as very serious.
A new, big wave was on its way already in December, according to FHI. The health service was close to congestion, was the argument made by Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre (Labor Party).
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