Press Reporter News Service
Patiala, October 8
For the primary time in final 4 months, Authorities Rajindra Hospital right here on Thursday reported no COVID-19 dying.
The hospital that has up to now reported round 25 COVID deaths in a day didn’t report a single casualty because of the virus within the final 24 hours.
Hospital authorities claimed that it was for the primary time that the hospital didn’t report a COVID dying ever because the pandemic broke out.
They claimed that it was an end result of an improved affected person care on the COVID ward.
Notably, the hospital has reported over 600 coronavirus deaths up to now.
Dr Rajan Singla, Principal, Authorities Medical Faculty (GMC), Patiala, mentioned that it was a optimistic signal. “The event reveals that we’ve got labored actually exhausting. We ensured that consultants, medical doctors and nurses visited the COVID ward commonly. Moreover, CCTV cameras have been put in to observe sufferers,” he mentioned.
The authorities involved knowledgeable that there have been at the moment 88 sufferers within the hospital’s COVID ward. The hospital has a 600 mattress facility for COVID sufferers – the best within the state.
Nonetheless, one of many nodal officers on the COVID ward mentioned, “The scenario mechanically improves when there may be much less affected person load. Furthermore, the sufferers are higher taken care of when medical doctors have much less strain.”
Pertinently, round 350 medical doctors are devoted to Covid care and have been performing their duties on the isolation ward.