41 hospitals await DCH nod for want of medical oxygen
| Thursday | 6th May, 2021
41 hospitals await DCH nod for want of medical oxygenBy Dheeraj Fartode :A TOTAL of 41 hospitals are awaiting approval from the district administration to operate as Dedicated COVID Hospitals (DCHs) due to non-supply of medical Oxygen.
The administration is presently concentrating on ensuring oxygen supply to the already established COVID hospitals.
“Permission has not been given to these hospitals so far to cater to daily medical oxygen demand of the already established hospitals” said District Collector Ravindra Thakre.
Thakre informed 'The Hitavada' that the 41 hospitals with capacity of more than 1024 beds have applied to operate as COVID hospital with medical oxygen supply.
The new facility with a capacity of 700 cylinders of medical oxygen will become operational from next Wednesday he said.
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