Press Reporter News Service
Rewari, October 22
Two Covid-designated personal hospitals right here have come beneath the scanner of district administrative authorities following the demise of 11 Covid sufferers there through the previous 5 months.
Eight of the deaths have been reported in one of many hospitals whereas the variety of complete deaths on account of Covid is 34 within the district.
Deputy Commissioner Yashendra Singh has constituted a five-member committee to inquire the reason for demise of the sufferers, therapy prolonged to them within the hospitals and payment charged by the hospitals from their kin.
The committee could be headed by Chief Govt Officer of Zila Parishad, Trilok Chand as consultant of the DC, whereas Civil Surgeon Dr Sushil Mahi and three different docs could be its members. The committee has been directed to submit its report inside the subsequent three days.
Sources stated the difficulty of 11 deaths within the personal hospitals was mentioned at a gathering of the Covid Administration Committee held at mini secretariat right here on Wednesday. Some officers raised eyebrows over it and demanded to search out out precise causes accountable for that stating that the determine comprised one-thirds of the Covid toll within the district.
ADC Rahul Hooda urged the DC to get inquired all deaths reported in two personal hospitals on account of Covid by forming a committee.
“The aim for organising the inquiry panel is to determine the therapy prolonged to the Covid sufferers within the hospitals and authorities norms have been adopted or not whereas charging medical payments from the sufferers’ kin,” stated Yashendra, including that it could additionally assist the administration in monitoring personal hospitals treating the Covid sufferers.
Dr Vijay Prakash, Nodal Officer (Covid), stated solely 4 out of 34 deaths had taken place at Covid ward of native Civil Hospital whereas others (besides 11 at two native Covid designated hospitals) had occurred at PGIMS Rohtak, AIIMS Jhajjar and personal hospitals in Gurugram and Delhi.
He maintained 7,056 folks had thus far examined Covid optimistic within the district and 6,500 of them had recovered.