The Noida administration has issued a helpline number for folks to schedule test for coronavirus. At current, there are eight pattern assortment centres for COVID-19 testing in Noida and Greater Noida and residents can use a devoted helpline for appointment, officers in Gautam Buddh Nagar mentioned on Friday.
The helpline number is 18004192211, the officers knowledgeable.
Sample assortment in Noida
In Noida, the gathering centres are on the District Hospital in Sector 30, the brand new district hospital constructing in Sector 39, the Community Health Care Centre in Bhangel, District Surveillance Officer Sunil Dohare mentioned.
Sample assortment in Greater Noida
In Greater Noida, the centres are at major well being care centres at Bisrakh, Dankaur and Jewar and the CHC in Dadri, moreover the Government Institute of Medical Sciences (GIMS), he added.
He mentioned the protocols with regard to the accredited labs and number of individuals who’re examined for COVID-19 is set by the Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR).
“All primary high-risk contacts and such persons exhibiting influenza-like illness (ILI) symptoms and other categories of persons (including random sampling) are sampled and tested through the COVID labs,” Dohare mentioned in an announcement.
“To make the experience seamless, we have dedicated special team of doctors who will ascertain your requirements, and get the testing schedule as per protocol. All people need to do is dial 18004192211 and press option 1 and provide their requirements after which the doctors will call and give time and date for sampling,” he mentioned.
District Magistrate Suhas LY on Thursday mentioned that 900 beds can be found in Gautam Buddh Nagar throughout devoted authorities and personal services for COVID-19 sufferers.
Responding in affirmative to a question on sufficient beds for COVID sufferers, DM Suhas mentioned presently round 250 sufferers are lively within the district and complete capability of beds is 900 – 150 at GIMS, 50 at Child PGI, 400 at Sharda, 100 at Kailash and 200 at NIMS.
At current, COVID-19 remedy is obtainable on the Government Institute of Medical Sciences (GIMS), the District Hospital, the Noida Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) and personal hospitals Sharda and Kailash.
The DM mentioned 4 new non-public hospitals — Fortis, Jaypee, Kailash and Yatharth – will quickly begin functioning for COVID-19 remedy, however they’ll self-regulate the remedy price.
Gautam Bddh Nagar, adjoining Delhi, in western Uttar Praesh has to date recorded 830 constructive instances of coronavirus, together with 12 deaths, in line with official figures.
(With inputs from PTI)