AIIMS Delhi starts tele-consultation guidance on Covid clinical management

New Delhi: To reduce case fatality rate by ensuring effective clinical management of all Covid-19 positive patients, Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare has now involved specialist doctors from AIIMS, New Delhi to provide expert guidance and knowledge support to doctors manning ICUs in State hospitals.
A specialist team of doctors from AIIMS, New Delhi shall provide guidance on effective clinical management of Covid-19 patients in the ICUs of different state hospitals through tele/video consultation. These tele-consultation sessions to provide timely and expert guidance to the doctors in the states shall be conducted twice a week, on Tuesdays and Fridays.
They will handhold the states in clinical management of Covid-19 patients to reduce the case fatality rate.
The first session of this exercise will begin from today at 1630 hrs. Ten hospitals have been selected, including nine from Mumbai (Maharashtra) and one from Goa. These are: NESCO Jumbo Facility, P South (Phase II); CIDCO Mulund Jumbo Facility – T (Phase II); Malad Infiniti Mall Jumbo Facility, PN (Phase III); Jio Convention Centre Jumbo Facility, HE (Phase III); Nair Hospital; MCGM Seven Hills; MMRDA BKC Jumbo Facility, HE (Phase II); MMRDA BKC Jumbo Facility, HE (Phase I); Mumbai Metro Dahisar Jumbo Facility, T (Phase II); and Govt Medical College and Hospital, Panaji, Goa, an official release here said.