JNIMS ATC shut for 48 hours

IMPHAL, 3th Aug: After a 60-year old patient from Lilong, who got admitted to JNIMS Accident and Trauma Care (ATC) on Sunday tested positive for COVID-19, JNIMS ATC has been shut down for 48 hours. Issuing an order in this regard, JNIMS Medical Superintendent Prof T Rajen informed that the said person attended JNIMS ATC on Sunday night and was put under observation at bed number 21. While testing for COVID-19 through TrueNat, the patient turned positive along with his son who accompanied him. Both the father and the son were admitted to COVID Care facility immediately. For the safety of patients and health workers, JNIMS ATC has been closed for 48 hours from Monday 8pm. Moreover, complete sanitization of the area has been performed and Community Medicine Department has started necessary contact tracing, Rajen informed, while adding that emergency cases would be examined at First floor of OPD block.

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