COVID-19 in Israel: 6,738 new cases, 332 in serious condition

6,738 cases tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, according to a Thursday morning update by the Health Ministry, with an 11.93% positivity rate.

Of them, 332 are in serious condition, 166 are in critical condition, 23 are connected to ECMO breathing machines and 149 are intubated.

The R rate continues to rise and stands at 0.92. 

The death toll stands at 10,405.