The Official Telegram of the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee on conducting urgent measures to prevent and control the Covid-19 epidemic in the province

On 04/11/2021, the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee issued the Official Telegram No. 2745/CD-UBND on conducting the urgent measures to prevent and control the Covid-19 epidemic in the province.

Accordingly, in order to quickly prevent and control the epidemic in the province, the Provincial People's Committee requested heads of departments, agencies, branches, mass organizations of the province, Chairmen of the People's Committees at all levels, organizations, businesses and people in the province as follows:

- Thoroughly, seriously and effectively implement the instructions of the Central, the Provincial Party Committee, the Provincial People's Committee and the Plan No. 157/KH-UBND dated October 15, 2021 of the Provincial People's Committee on safe and flexible adaptation, effective control of the Covid-19 epidemic in Hung Yen province.

- The People's Committees of districts, town and city shall assume the prime responsibility for, and coordinate with the Department of Health, the Provincial Police, relevant agencies and units:

+ To urgently direct the review of people in the area who have come to eat at the porridge shop in front of the house No. 337, near the lane No. 335 Le Van Luong, An Tao ward, Hung Yen city; people who have come to examine, treat, visit patients, provide goods at the Provincial General Hospital from October 25, 2021: To request for medical declaration, self-isolation, health monitoring at home and testing according to regulations of the medical sector.

+ To strictly conduct the concentrated isolation and home isolation for relevant cases; immediately carry out sterilization and disinfection at all places of risk; take samples of all F1, F2 cases.

+ To strengthen the operation of the grassroots’ epidemic prevention and control system: Require people from other localities and those at risk to make medical declarations; families sign an undertaking to immediately and truthfully declare their relatives and guests from other localities; establish self-management checkpoints in residential areas.

+ The People's Committees of Hung Yen city, Van Lam and Kim Dong districts and localities with epidemic: To timely zone and block outbreaks with an appropriate scale; organize regular testing to screen for F0. Particularly for the outbreaks in An Tao ward and Provincial General Hospital: To carry out screening tests within a radius of 01km. To test the staff of crowded facilities, high-risk subjects and areas in the locality. To actively and flexibly apply measures to limit gathering of people, services and activities in appropriate areas to increase the effectiveness of epidemic prevention and control work.

- The Department of Health:

+ To direct and guide the Provincial General Hospital to implement epidemic prevention and control measures under the guidance of the Ministry of Health, prevent the epidemic from spreading to the community and ensure the safety of patients, their companions and other doctors, nurses, medical staff; direct the implementation of a blockade of the entire Hospital, stop the admission of patients to the hospital except for emergency cases; ensure logistics and provide adequate medical supplies and biological products for treatment at the Hospital.

+ To arrange necessary human resources and equipment to serve the care and health monitoring of hemodialysis patients to be transferred to the concentrated isolation area at the University of Water Resources at the facility No. 2; coordinate with the Provincial Military Command, the Provincial Police to organize the transportation of patients to the Provincial General Hospital to perform dialysis according to the treatment protocol.

+ To preside over and coordinate with Hung Yen Municipal People's Committee to urgently organize sampling and testing by RT-PCR method for all officials, civil servants, public employees and employees at State administrative agencies located in Hung Yen city.

+ To direct medical facilities in the province to strictly perform testing and screening of patients and caregivers according to the guidance of the Ministry of Health and strictly carry out epidemic prevention and control measures at medical examination and treatment establishments as prescribed.

+ To review and complete the plan to collect and treat Covid-19 patients according to the 3-storey tower model; coordinate and guide the district-level People's Committees to fully prepare medical facilities, supplies, equipment and pharmaceuticals for the collection and treatment of patients at public health facilities in the locality.

+ To speed ​​up the rate of vaccination against Covid-19 in the locality.

- The Department of Transport shall assume the prime responsibility for, and coordinate with relevant departments and branches and the People's Committees of districts, towns and city in directing the temporary closure of bus stations; temporarily suspending the operation of passenger buses, intercity, intra-provincial buses and taxis until there is a further notice.

Source: Duy Tung