Friday, May 7, 2021

PHCs at Duncan and Burma Camp to function as normal OPDs

Dimapur, July 3: A meeting was held to review COVID-19 related issues today at DC’s office with Chief Medical Officer, Medical Superintendent and the District Surveillance Officer.
It was decided that the Duncan Urban PHC and Burma Camp PHC would function as normal OPD for general public till such time the District Hospital is reopened for the public.
The Chief Medical Officer informed that arrested/accused persons requiring medical check up may be sent to Duncan Urban PHC for availing medical facilities as the District Hospital Dimapur is currently being used as COVID Hospital.
Medziphema CHC has been identified for seriously ill UTPs to be admitted till such time the District Hospital Dimapur is utilized as COVID-19 Hospital.
In regards to preparedness for the monsoon, the CMO Dimapur informed that sufficient medicine for water borne diseases are available and in stock. (Page News Service)