Dr Titus Beyuo is the Standard Secretary for the Ghana Medical Association.
Deputy Normal Secretary of the Ghana Health-related Association Titus Beyuo has mentioned that folks who suspect they have Covid-19 must not be manufactured to go to local hospitals.
He claimed these people must be designed to get in touch with the Covid-19 helpline as a substitute so that a workforce of health industry experts are despatched to their residence.
This he claims will cut down the rate at which neighborhood health employees, who are at a greater threat of contracting the virus but have the minimum defense, get infected with Covid-19.
“Indeed those at the isolation facilities know that they have this circumstance. Someone can make the prognosis before sending it to them. And if you recognize they have the highest stage of defense.
“They go in with level 1 PPEs but regrettably the poor health care provider, the very poor nurse, the cleaner in the district facility will take care of a individual they do not even know has the virus and by the time the affirmation is built he or she would also have been exposed to it,” he informed Evans Mensa on Newsnite.
The call comes right after Mr. David Tenkorang, the Standard Secretary for the Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwifery Association disclosed that in excess of 200 health and fitness personnel have been isolated due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
According to Dr Tenkorang, 41 people from the said number have tested constructive to the virus with a single fatalities recorded.
Mr. Beyuo in backing the declare that nearby health and fitness employees are at a larger hazard explained it has become needed for the periphery staff in various hospitals to be secured.
“This is essentially the place that the Healthcare Affiliation has been building that, the wellness care personnel at the greatest possibility are not these at the remedy centres and the isolation centres.
“At the neighborhood stage, as the virus goes up it is just pure that a great deal of our staff will slide target to it. And so if separately we can get all the measures to make guaranteed that we reduce the spreading of the disorder in the group, we will be guarding our well being treatment employees as properly.
“And we need to have a very clear policy persons who think have signs and symptoms should really not occur to the medical center, they really should call and let the method select them up,” he suggested.