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Dr. Hala Zayed, the Minister of Health, said that the updated treatment protocols are being continuously followed up with the World Health Organization, and she explained that Egypt had booked a first batch of “Remedisfer”, which was approved by the Food and Drug Administration of the United States within the new treatment protocols for the emerging corona virus.
“Zayed”, during her visit to chest hospitals and fevers in Alexandria, that the plasma of the recovered people is being used to treat people with the emerging coronavirus, and the results will be announced on an early date.
Today, Saturday, Saturday, Dr. Hala Zayed, Minister of Health and Population, inspected the work progress and development work in Alexandria Fever Hospital, as part of the ministry’s plan to equip and rehabilitate fever and chest hospitals nationwide to become isolation hospitals for people with coronavirus virus progressively, to provide all medical services starting from conducting the necessary checks Diagnosing the condition and even isolation, providing treatment, and monitoring cases after recovery and discharge, in addition to providing scientific research services.
Dr. Khaled Mujahid, Adviser to the Minister of Health and Population for Media Affairs and the official spokesman of the Ministry, said that the minister inspected the various hospital hospital departments, with a clinical capacity of 243 in addition to 23 intensive care beds, noting that the minister inspected two buildings being developed, one with a capacity of 120 beds and the other with a capacity of 50 beds , Directed quickly to complete all works and equipment.
He added that the Minister was keen on reviewing the path of patients starting from hospital admission and the procedures followed for each of the injured and suspected of injury, and she was assured of the availability of manpower and medical and preventive supplies, directed at increasing the number of intensive care beds, providing a CT scan and providing the laboratories with the necessary equipment to provide the best medical service for patients .
The Minister stressed the preservation of the ancient heritage of the hospital, which covers an area of 25 acres, which was founded more than 100 years ago on the English heritage, which is the nature upon which most fever and chest hospitals in Egypt were founded, stressing that these hospitals are the basis of the health system to deal with infectious diseases and will be used To live with the Coronavirus until a treatment or vaccine appears.
The Minister also pointed out that the updated treatment protocols are being continuously followed up with the World Health Organization, pointing out that Egypt has booked a first batch of Remedivir, which was approved by the American Food and Drug Administration as part of the new treatment protocols for the emerging corona virus, indicating that plasma is being used. Those recovering to treat newly infected Coronaviruses, and the results will be announced soon.
Mujahid pointed out that both Sadr Al Mamoura and Kom Al Shaqafa Hospitals in Alexandria Governorate are being developed and equipped to provide a complete medical service for Corona virus sufferers, as the basis of the health system to deal with infectious diseases, explaining that the clinical capacity of Sadr Al Mamoura Hospital is 297 beds and 17 intensive care beds, and directed the Minister using 86 beds in the hospital beds for isolation. I also directed using 80 beds inside the Kom El Shoqafa Hospital for isolation.
During her inspection tour today, the Minister stressed the commitment to preventive and preventive measures and measures of social separation, stressing that citizen awareness is a key factor in protecting him and his family.
The Minister also thanked the medical staff for the high efficiency and sincerity I felt in the work, saying to them, “You are a pride for us and for the Egyptian state, and you are proving day after day that you are up to the responsibility.”
Mujahid continued that the work to develop and raise the efficiency of fever and chest hospitals, which have been increased to 35 hospitals in the various governorates of the Republic, will be in 3 stages in succession through which the efficiency of the gas network, plumbing, electricity, sanitation and paints in each hospital will be raised and supplied with respirators, pointing to the adoption of an initiative for afforestation And green spaces in those hospitals, adding that this is done in parallel with maintaining the provision of medical service until the completion of development work and raising efficiency as soon as possible and delivering them, and he also stressed that training and raising the efficiency of manpower from medical teams Air infection control and treatment protocols, in addition to supporting laboratories with the necessary supplies and equipment, and providing tablet devices in each hospital to record the files of the injured electronically.
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