Accordingly, Chairman Nguyen Duc Chung stressed the decisive role of the implementation of isolation measures and the collection of samples for Covid-19 tests of all those who have visited Bach Mai Hospital (from March 10-25) in the fight against the pandemic.
The city leader asked localities and units to urgently verify all those who were at the hospital in line with his urgent dispatches No. 01/CD-UBND and 02/CD-UBND dated March 28, 2020, isolate them and organize the collection of samples for Covid-19 tests.
Under the dispatch, the Department of Health is responsible for instructing public and non-public medical facilities to receive patients from Bach Mai Hospital and give them treatment as regulated.
All medical staffs and students arriving in the hospital from March 10 must make full medical declaration and be tested for the virus, Chung requested.
The Chairman also underlined the need for the health sector to enhance IT application in medical examination and treatment to minimize gatherings while guiding people who come to medical facilities to wear face masks, clean hands, keep a safe distance (over 2 meters), and minimize contact with others.