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₹15,000 for ICU; ₹10,000 for isolation beds: Lucknow caps hospital charges for COVID patients

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Chief Medical Officer Lucknow, RP Singh points hospital charges for per day of admission within the wake of coronavirus pandemic

hospital charges for therapy of COVID-19 in Lucknow. These hospital charges are on per day foundation, for the admission of coronavirus patients, within the wake of the pandemic. This comes days after the Uttar Pradesh authorities had confirmed the provision of 1.5 lakh beds throughout hospitals for COVID-19 patients.

According to the discharge, Rs 10,000 can be charged for isolation beds, which might additionally embody supportive care and oxygen. Other than this, the hospitals would cost Rs 15,000 for ICU with out ventilators; whereas Rs 18,000 can be charged for ICU with ventilators.

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Chief Medical Officer Lucknow – RP Singh points uniform charges for therapy of coronavirus patients in hospitals

Earlier on Thursday, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had directed officers to extend the variety of stage 2 and three (L-2 & L-3) beds in all districts, particularly the delicate ones.

The instructions come after the state authorities permitted residence isolation for asymptomatic patients or these with gentle signs.

The chief minister had reviewed the provision of beds in varied hospitals of Lucknow on Wednesday night and had mentioned the variety of ICU and HCU beds in L-2 and L-Three hospitals needs to be doubled.

The hospitals for which the CM reviewed the provision of beds embody SGPGI, KGMU, RML, Era, Medanta, Apollo, Sahara, Army Base hospital, Integral, TSM Medical College, Hind and Lok Bandhu.

During an inspection of BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur on Wednesday, the CM additionally requested well being authorities to extend the variety of ventilators and L-Three beds, reserved for most extreme circumstances. 

Meanwhile, practically 56 juveniles at an remark residence and 12 workers of UP 112 had been amongst 475 new COVID-19 patients recorded within the metropolis on Wednesday.

Area smart, Hazratganj recorded highest 27 circumstances, adopted by Thakurganj (25), Indiranagar (23), Alambagh (21), Gomtinagar (20), Talkatora (19), Mahanagar (17) and Cantonment (15). The metropolis corona tally has now reached 14,696, of which 6,518 (44%) circumstances have surfaced in August up to now. 

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