Covid admissions to be handled directly by hospitals

Each hospital may establish a COVID-19 Helpline Phone number to assist the patients and family members.


It has been decided that Covid admissions shall be handled directly by each hospital to streamline the Covid admissions process, the Manipur government announced on Wednesday.

Each hospital shall immediately constitute a COVID-19 admissions committee with arrangements to ensure that any patient brought to the Hospital is promptly attended to, stated an order signed by principal secretary, Health and Family Welfare V Vumlunmang.

Clinical guidance for management of adult COVID-19 patients issued by the Health and Family Welfare Ministry on April 22 should be suitably adopted by each hospital, it stated.  

Each hospital may establish a COVID-19 Helpline Phone number to assist the patients and family members, the order mentioned.

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First Published:May 13, 2021, 9:43 p.m.

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