The impact of the second wave of Kovid was additionally seen in rural and much flung areas. The want for oxygen got here to the fore within the second wave. Keeping this in thoughts, the Minister of Women and Child Development and Social Welfare, Smt. Anila Bhendia right this moment traveled from her residence in Forest Colony, Raipur to Dondi-Lohra Community Health Center in Balod district to organize earlier than coping with the attainable third wave of Corona. The automobile of medical tools value seven and a half lakh rupees was dispatched.
The medical tools was supplied by the Oxfam India group below Mission Sanjivani, supporting the efforts of the state authorities to cope with the challenges of the corona pandemic. On this event, Minister Smt. Bhendia expressed her gratitude to Oxfam and mentioned that this assistance is necessary for pre-preparation in rural areas most affected by the second wave of Corona. This will make the well being system extra strong.
Medical Equipment for Community Health Center consists of Oxygen Cylinder 40 Ltr capability 6 Nos, Oxygen Flow Meter 10 Nos, Oxygen Nasal Mask 40 Nos, Pulse Oxy Meter 6 Nos, Nebulizer 6 Nos, Bed Semi Fowler 5 Nos with Mattress, BP Machine L ED 2 Nos., Digital Thermometer 10 Nos., Multi Parameter Patient Monitor 1, Bipep Machine 1 No. & Oxygen Concentrator 1 No. Along with this, there’s additionally 100 PPE kits for well being staff. Oxfam India has additionally supplied such medical tools to 9 different Community Health Centers and 35 Primary Health Centers as per requirement.
Oxfam India consultant Shri Anand Shukla knowledgeable that in view of the widespread affect of the COVID pandemic, Oxfam India is striving to move medical tools to main and group well being facilities in rural and distant areas to organize for a attainable third wave. Along with medical tools, preparations have additionally been made for dry ration for the needy individuals.
Prakash Guardia of Oxfam India mentioned that Oxfam is specializing in strengthening the agricultural well being system. At current, medical kits are being supplied to the Mitanins who play an necessary position within the well being system in Kabirdham and Rajnandgaon districts. Along with medical tools, work can also be being finished on dissemination of data. Messages have additionally been recorded in Chhattisgarhi by medical doctors to extend consciousness on the vaccine.