Working on 3/3 strategy extended up to three stages to fight COVID 19
After dividing the Vadodara city into four zones under
important strategies of zoning, screening and sampling, the district
administration is now working on Microplanning for early detection and
treatment. The 3/3 strategy is extended up to three stages and the
administration is working closely on each stage to fight COVID 19.
After the steep rise of Corona positive cases in Vadodara the district administration plans a proactive strategy to tame the virus before its attack. The city is divided into four zones under important strategies of zoning, screening and sampling. The zones are keep as dynamic as some areas might changes to other zones after daily assessment by the teams.
Now the administration is working on microplanning of the city which is a three tier system extends upto three stages. The first tier is COVID Care Centre (CCC) followed by COVID Health Center in second tier and Dedicated COVID hospital in the third. The administration is working on the first phase of all and extensively planning for the remaining stages.
Giving details OSD Dr. Vinod Rao said, Covid Care Centres will be for the non symptomatic patients by providing them minimum facilities, Ayush Doctor, Simple Nursing facilities and simple medical care. CHC will give suport to mild symptoms patients with Oxygen, allopathic doctor and if needed specialist and ICU facilities. The dedicated COVID hospital will have all the facilities as per the government protocol to treat the positive patients.
The three tier system is implemented from Monday in the city as administration declared the 1st phase till 10th May, 2nd phase from 11th to 30th May and third one will start from 1st June 2020.
Dr. Rao said Pioneer Campus with 1000 beds facility, ITI Ajwa road with 150 beds, Rightway school Tandalja with 200 beds and High Speed Rail Network hostels with 150 beds are working as CCC in the city. Gotri hospital with 130 beds, Sumandeep hospital with 100 and Pioneer with 70 beds act as CHC and for Dedicated COVID hospital Gotri is having 120 beds, railway divisional hospital with 50 and 30 beds in Sumandeep are operational for the 1st phase.
He said the ventilators are enough and will get if needed. They are also send a request to the state government for Rapid Testing Kits which will help in 1st eliminations of patients and suspicious cases will targeted for high probability testing. The aim is to early detection and treatment of Corona patients in the city.