Tribune News Service
Faridkot, May 15
With the surging variety of Covid patients and rising demise toll at Guru Gobind Singh Medical College and Hospital (GGSMCH) right here, the school authorities on Friday determined to shift patients who’re now not in a vital situation to the Civil Hospital, Faridkot, for additional restoration.
The GGSMCH is a level-3 care centre for Covid patients who want ventilator help within the ICU. On Friday, the full variety of patients on the medical faculty was 404 in opposition to the provision of complete 448 beds.
The complete demise toll within the medical faculty on Friday was 21 which included 18 confirmed Covid-19 instances. The faculty is receiving patients from all throughout the state and most of those patients are referred instances in vital situation.
The determination to shift the patients to the Civil Hospital is aimed toward easing the affected person load on the medical faculty in order that new vital patients might be supplied therapy, mentioned Dr Raj Bahadur, Vice Chancellor, Baba Farid University of Health Sciences.
“We have began preparations for shifting 30 patients from the medical faculty to the Civil Hospital for post-Covid restoration. While these patients have recovered from vital situation, they nonetheless require oxygen help for additional restoration,” mentioned Dr Sanjay Kapoor, Civil Surgeon, Faridkot.