After the spike in Corona positive cases, Vadodara administration is taking steps to increase beds capacity and other facilities in dedicated Covid hospitals in Vadodara.
OSD Dr. Vinod Rao had meeting with all Doctors and Officers at Gotri Hospital and reviewed the situation. He informed, We will be admitting patients on 5th Floor starting from Friday today. 125 beds on 6th Floor will be ready for use from tomorrow and the Dome Structure will have 100 Bed full-fledged ICU.
On Friday 186 COVID Positive patients are admitted in Gotri Hospital, of which 46 are in ICU. As part of our proactive COVID Management Plan, total 500 Beds facility with 125 Bed ICU will be ready at Gotri by tomorrow from 1st of August. Manpower requirements for nursing and other work is also being sorted out, added Dr. Rao.
Later Dr. Rao visited SSG Hospital and had meeting with the new Medical Superintendent and the entire Team SSG, along with Administrator and Advisor. He informed, Trauma Ward is getting upgraded with more Oxygen points. Surgery Ward with 35 beds is already functional. Shifting of Pediatric Ward on 2nd Floor of Trauma Building is going on, and they will create a 56 bed ICU here.
Total 324 patients admitted in SSG Hospital including 37 patients in ICU and about 45 Suspected patients. Asymptomatic patients from among Central Jail inmates will be shifted today to COVID Care Center at Lalbagh Atithi Gruh. All pending issues are being sorted out to ensure best treatment and care to patients,” adds Dr. Rao.