Pimpri: There are corona positives in Pimpri-Chinchwad, but patients with or without mild symptoms will have to stay in home isolation. You have to do the treatment at home. Asymptomatic, mild symptomatic patients will not be admitted to the municipal hospital. Medicines will be issued for home separation. Municipal Commissioner Rajesh Patil has announced the protocol regarding the admission of corona patients in municipal hospitals.
The number of corona patients in the city is increasing rapidly. The spread of the Omicron virus is also increasing rapidly. New Bhosari Hospital, Thergaon Hospital, Jijamata Hospital, Akurdi Hospital, Yashwantrao Chavan Memorial Hospital were started for the patients of Corona. Auto Cluster COVID Hospital, Annasaheb Magar Jumbo COVID Hospital operation is in progress. The commissioner announced a ‘protocol’ for admitting corona patients in municipal hospitals. According to this, patients coming to the hospital for examination will have to undergo corona test first. Information about the test as well as the referral should be filled in the ‘I am responsible’ app. The infected should be examined by the medical officer whether the patient needs home isolation or hospitalization?
Refer CCC to patients with chronic disease
The affected patient should be in home isolation with no or mild symptoms. After examination, the patient with mild symptoms should be given medical treatment, given the mobile number of the medical officer as well as the House Separation Booklet and should be released for home isolation. Patients with mild symptomatic, chronic illness should be referred to the COVID Care Center (CCC). While referring a patient, the medical officer should give a reference note and fill in the information in the app ‘I am responsible’. Patients with moderate to severe symptoms should be admitted to New Bhosari (Omicron infected), Thergaon Hospital, Jijamata Hospital (Covid infected children) and Akurdi Hospital. If beds are not available in these four hospitals and the medical officer needs to refer the patient, the referral letter should be sent to Auto Cluster, Annasaheb Jumbo Covid Hospital.
The patient must have a reference letter
Patients will not be able to be admitted directly in Auto Cluster, Annasaheb Magar Jumbo COVID Hospital. For this, the patient should have the reference letter of these four hospitals. Under no circumstances should the Nodal Officer admit a patient to Auto Cluster, Annasaheb Magar Jumbo COVID Hospital without any reference letter. In case of emergency, the concerned field officers should be contacted on mobile. Serious patients in the ICU of a private hospital should not be taken to the ICU of the Municipal Corporation. Preference should be given to patients within the municipal limits. It is mandatory to follow the instructions given in this protocol. If there is a problem with the protocol, then prior permission of the commissioner or additional commissioner is necessary, it has been clarified in the protocol issued by the municipal commissioner Rajesh Patil.