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Bolster health infra for kids by March, Chandigarh dept told

Naina Mishra

Press Reporter News Service

Chandigarh, September 29

The UT Well being Division has been requested to undertake varied public well being infrastructural initiatives, together with establishing ICU beds in hospitals and making a tele-consultation hub for the paediatric inhabitants.

The deadline for the completion of those initiatives beneath the Emergency Covid Response and Well being System Preparedness (ECRP) initiative is March 2022.

The UT has been given Rs5.6 crore for these initiatives beneath the ECRP-II. The Centre has accredited Rs35 lakh for establishing an RT-PCR laboratory at Authorities Multi-Specialty Hospital, Sector 16, and Rs45 lakh for the procurement of important medication to cope with Covid-19 instances.

UT activity reduce out

Organising RT-PCR lab at GMSH-16

32-bed devoted paediatric unit to come back up at GMSH-16

PGI to have paediatric centre of excellence

Medical fuel pipeline system to be arrange at GMSH

Tele-consultation hub at PGI, GMSH for paediatric sufferers

About one lakh RT-PCR kits and 50,000 fast antigen check kits have been bought by the UT for conducting assessments until March 2022.

A 32-bed unique paediatric unit will come up on the GMSH, for which Rs2.25 crore has been accredited by the Centre. It’s going to have 20 oxygen supported beds and a 12-bed hybrid ICU unit.

Moreover, an quantity of Rs12.32 lakh has been accredited for 14 ICU beds on the GMSH with the rider that 20 per cent of the beds might be for paediatric sufferers. The Centre has sanctioned Rs50 lakh for medical fuel pipeline system on the GMSH.

There may be additionally a provision for 20-bed items on the civil hospitals in Sector 22 and Mani Majra.

For strengthening the tele-consultation hub, a sum of Rs45 lakh has been accredited. 

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