All Districts of Odisha are set to combat the omicron situation
Bhubaneswar:10/1/22All Districts of Odisha are set to combat the omicron situation and provide proper treatment to the infected people. This was known from a district-wise review taken by Chief Secretary Sri Suresh Ch Mahapatra on digital mode wherein all the collectors appraised their ground-level preparedness for the possible third wave of Covid-19
.Chief Secretary was directed to insulate the doctors, nurses, and health workers detailed for covid duty with booster dose on priority. Sri Mahapatra also directed that all Covid hospitals and covid care centers should put in place a help desk system for communication with family members and relatives of the patients.
Emphasizing empathetic treatment to the patients, Chief Secretary directed that no patient should feel neglected in hospitals. All should be attended with much care and love. The family members also should be communicated about the condition of the patients regularly.
Addl Chief Secretary Health and family welfare Sri Raj Kumar Sharma said that all facilities and provisions put in place for combating the second wave should be reactivated with full force. He also asked the Collectors to recruit the retired doctors and nurses locally as per the requirement.
The CDMOs and Public Health officers were asked to go ahead with booster dose vaccination with the already available vaccines in all districts. DC Sri Paradeep Jena assured of all sorts of cooperation among the State and Central PSUs and Covid hospitals.