Sindh CM Murad Ali Shah says: every district headquarter’s isolation centre must have all facilities, including water, drainage, electricity, solid waste disposal and washrooms.
He presided over 2 meetings of the health department’s quarantine and isolation accommodation, committee on Monday.
The CM, on the recommendation of the committee directed the PDMA director-general to arrange or hire large halls to set up isolation centres in every district headquarter and provide them beds, fans and other facilities.
(ICUS) Isolation centres.
It was decided that an isolation centre with 193 beds will be established in the City Hospital and one hundred and four-beds ICUs in 6 hospitals of Karachi.
A 59 fifty nine-bed isolation ward will be established in Civil hospital. 65 sixty five-beds ward in Jinnah Hospital and 69-sixty nine-bed ward in Lyari General Hospital.
An ICU unit of 12 twelve-beds is being established in Civil hospital 15 fifteen-beds in JPMC, 18 eighteen-beds in Lyari General Hospital, 26 twenty six-beds in Trauma Center, 8 eight in Ojha and 25 twenty five in Services Hospital.
Intensive Care Units and isolation wards will be made also in Gambit, Hyderabad, Sukkur, Shaheed Benazira and Khairpur too.