Action Plan for Covid

Action Plan for Covid

In Srinagar city and its other parts the government is ready to combat the possible spread of covid and in this direction in the recent past the administration has taken slew of measures to prepare the different wings of the health department for the possible surge of the infection.

Recently DC Srinagar drew an Action Plan for Covid mitigation in view of surging cases. He said that he has asked Red Cross volunteers to provide their services to the needy people in case the infection spreads at a fast speed.

Threadbare discussion was held to formulate a comprehensive action plan to prevent the spread of infection of the deadly coronavirus and ensure better management of available resources.

Some medical experts  emphasized on utilization of services of final year MBBS students and ISM Doctors if required at any point of time for providing services like tele-consultation and monitoring of mild Covid cases after due orientation by faculty to reduce the workload on existing system engaged in Covid duty and provide boost to efforts of triaging.

He stressed upon all to work with added zeal and dedication to deal any exigent situation arising due to Covid-19. He also urged for better cooperation between line departments to beat the imminent surge of Covid-19 cases in the District.

With regard to keeping adequate back up of staff, the meeting stressed on pressing Red Cross Volunteers on service by giving them proper patient handling training.

One of the Doctors also suggested that strict referral policy should be adopted to lessen the pressure on Tertiary care Hospital for effective covid care mitigation and management. Besides, a Referral Control Room will also be established for effective and prompt monitoring of patient referral.


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