While the Corona Virus Recovery Index continued its upward path, and the Infection Index took a downward path throughout the past week, the Ministry of Health announced yesterday that 1473 cases of (Covid 19) had been cured, bringing the number of cases to recovery to 17223, and It announced the registration of 562 new cases, bringing the total number of cases to 29921, while 6 deaths were recorded, bringing the total number of deaths to 236.
The ministry’s spokesperson, Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, said in the daily press conference that the new cases included: 177 cases of citizens, And 99 cases of residents of Indian nationality, 86 of Bangladeshi nationality, 84 cases of Egyptian nationality, and the rest of cases of other nationalities.
He added that the injured, according to health districts, came with: 200 cases in Al Ahmadi, 148 in Al Farwaniyah, 105 cases in Jahra, 55 cases in the Capital Health District, and 54 in Hawalli.
On the highest residential areas in terms of recording HIV infection, Al-Sind mentioned that it came as follows: 36 in Farwaniya, 32 in Mahboula, 30 in Jleeb Al-Shuyukh, 28 in Khaitan, 26 in Mangaf, and 23 in Abdali.
He pointed out that the number of those receiving medical care in intensive care is 184 cases, bringing the total of all cases that have been diagnosed with Coffid-19 disease and still receiving the necessary medical care 12462.
He said that the total of those who ended the period of mandatory
institutional quarantine within the 24 hours Last 418 people arrived after doing all preventive measures and making sure everyone was free from injury the day before yesterday, with a number of 2721 swabs, indicating that the total number of checks reached more than 30,6006 tests.
For his part, the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health for Technical Affairs, Dr. Abdul Rahman Al-Mutairi, affirmed that the average of the daily smears carried out by the ministry is 3500, indicating that 20 percent of them are done in the country’s hospitals for cases that require hospitalization, according to the evaluation of the specialized medical team, and the rest of the smears. It is carried out at the district level, for contacts and suspected cases, within the standards of international organizations, where preventive health sends them to the centers designated for examination, including the Jaber Hospital quarry, the rapid examination center inside the vehicles, as well as the mobile examination centers.
Al-Mutairi pointed out with regard to the mechanism of the results of the surveys, that they are divided for positive or negative results, or need to be repeated, explaining that the result, if it is negative, will reach a message to the concerned person in which the civil number and the negative result are returned, which means the safety of the person.
Show that if the sample is rejected or unacceptable by the laboratory for any reason, a message will be sent to the concerned person, that the swab must be returned within 24 hours in the Jaber Hospital quarry, and if the result is unclear, a message will be sent to the person concerned, with the need to return the swab within 72 hours Also in the quarry of Jaber Hospital.
He stated that the result, if it is positive, means that the person has Covid19, then a message will be sent to him, and then he must go to the health center described in the letter, each according to his health region, indicating that upon his arrival he is examined by the relevant team at the center, and after the completion of the examination and evaluation procedures , The patient has the choice between hospitalization or institutional or home isolation.
He explained that when the patient chooses a domestic isolation, he must download the “Shlonk” application and wear the bracelet, explaining that the Ministry in this case has a specific mechanism to follow up and check on it, as it is called regularly every day or every 48 or 72 hours, according to the evaluation of each case, and whether She has risk factors or chronic diseases, and when the case requires hospitalization, admission is arranged based on periodic evaluation.
Al-Mutairi stated that the institutional or domestic isolation period is limited to 10 days as a minimum from the date of the onset of symptoms, and therefore cases that do not have symptoms end the isolation period after the completion of 10 days, while cases that have symptoms, the isolation period ends after 10 days, provided that healing criteria are met and that Including, that there be 3 days without a rise in temperature, and without the patient using any heat reducers, according to the medical team’s assessment, and therefore it is possible to extend the days of the isolation period according to the evaluation of each case separately, according to the recommendations of the Health Organization Globalism