Ahmedabad municipal body starts Covid care facility for senior residents, those with comorbid conditions

Remembering the dangers related with the progressing happy season and the moving toward winter, the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) on Friday dispatched a unique Covid care office for senior residents and inhabitants with comorbid conditions.

Called ‘Vadil Sukhakari Seva’, the activity was dispatched for senior residents and individuals with hypertension, diabetes, kidney diseases and other comorbid conditions.

Under this plan, a group of three paramedics will screen the ailment of the objectives by visiting their homes. The previously dispatched administration incorporates estimating internal heat level, circulatory strain, oxygen levels, beat rate and glucose levels, among other clinical vitals.

In the underlying stage, a 100 groups have been comprised with the objective of covering 2,000 occupants consistently. The activity has been dispatched with a goal to distinguish Covid among senior residents and patients with comorbid conditions well ahead of time, instead of tending to it at a later stage where the difficulties are at a more elevated level.

To oversee and break down the information, an uncommon cell phone-based programming has been additionally arranged. “The mobile phone software will maintain patients’ records taken during different visits. The software used by the health teams is also equipped with a GPS tracking system that will track the health personnel,” said Additional Chief Secretary (Forests and Environment) Rajiv Kumar Gupta.

Fast Antigen Tests will likewise be directed for occupants recognized with Covid indications at their living arrangement itself. On the off chance that they test positive, a Sanjivani wellbeing group will offer all necessary clinical administrations to them, Gupta included. Further, to support the resistance levels of senior residents, Vitamin C tablets, zinc tablets, ayurvedic and homeopathic prophylactics will likewise be without given of cost.

Before, the AMC has dispatched other Covid-related administrations including Dhanvantri Raths, 104 helpline administration, Sanjivani Seva, Doctor Mitra plan and Corona Santavana conspire for mental help.

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