Press Reporter News Service
Panchkula, Might 2
The Well being Division has arrange 60 Covid beds with oxygen facility at Kisan Bhawan in Sector 14 the place stepdown sufferers from personal hospitals will probably be shifted.
It can enable well being officers to avoid wasting vital beds amid scarcity resulting from extra individuals getting sick and requiring hospitalisation.
At the least 50 extra beds on the PNB coaching centre in Sector 6 have additionally been requisitioned and are being ready. As soon as these can be found, the general oxygen mattress capability within the district will attain round 500.
“We may also shift OPDs and the Maternal and Youngster Well being (MCH) wing from the Civil Hospital to accommodate extra Covid sufferers,” stated Civil Surgeon Dr Jasjeet Kaur.
District Justice of the Peace Mukesh Kumar Ahuja in the present day notified Kare Companions Tremendous Speciality Hospital (Mom and Youngster) in Sector 2 as a devoted Covid hospital. The hospital has 13 beds, together with two BiPAP machines and two ventilators.
Ahuja additionally directed officers to make sure easy functioning of day-to-day operations comparable to sewerage, water, electrical energy and correct care of Covid sufferers on the hospital.
Availability of life-saving gadgets comparable to ventilators and BiPAP (Bilevel Constructive Airway Strain) machines stays a significant problem for the district.
The Well being Division had just lately introduced to requisite BiPAP machines and ventilators, that are mendacity spare at personal hospitals to fulfill the anticipated shortfall.