Jakarta, CNN Indonesia –
Meanwhile, the availability of inpatient rooms, according to the Head of Health Services at the South Tangerang City Health Service, Imbar Umar Ghazali, is around 10-15 percent. He explained, based on the Mayor’s regulation, there are 17 hospitals in Tangsel that are used as references for Covid-19 patients.
“The position of availability from two days ago, the ICU is full, the HCU is also full. Inpatient care is around 10-15 percent availability,” said Imbar when contacted. CNNIndonesia.com, Friday (27/11).
“But hospitalization with negative pressure is also full. So Covid-19 patients who need isolation rooms are mostly being treated in isolation emergency rooms now. Our composition in Tangsel for two days is like that,” he added.
Imbar revealed that as the availability of beds at referral hospitals is running low, Covid-19 patients who need treatment can be referred to hospitals in the Regency and Province.
“Indeed, our reference data is the Regency Hospital, the Provincial Hospital is our reference. [Kabupaten] Tangerang, Banten Province, Wisma Atlet. Then if it is rapid negative, the difficulty of independent isolation will enter the house against Covid-19, “he said.
According to Imbar, the condition of referring Covid-19 patients to hospitals outside Tangsel is not a new thing and has been done before.
“If we are full there are no facilities, they are there, we will send them. All of this is connected to the Sisrute, an integrated referral system owned by the Ministry of Health,” he said.
Refer to data from the page Fight Covid-19 As of November 27 or today, the total number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 is 2,606. Of this total, 2,199 people recovered, 295 people were treated and, 112 others died.
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