Panaji: A team of doctors from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi on Tuesday visited Goa Medical College and Hospital near Panaji to oversee the facility created to treat critical COVID-19 patients.
The AIIMS team had arrived in Goa on Monday to monitor the health condition of Union AYUSH Minister Shripad Naik.
On Tuesday, the team in presence of State Health Minister Vishwajit Rane, Dean of GMCH Shivanand Bandekar and others inspected three wards, which are tailor-made to treat critical COVID-19 infected patients.
“I thank the team of doctors from #AIIMS, Delhi for their visit to Goa. During their visit, they reviewed the treatment and facilities at GMC and ESI Hospital, for COVID19 patients in Goa. Their guidance will definitely help Goa’s medical team for #COVID19 management in the State,” Chief Minister Pramod Sawant tweeted.
Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said that the team reviewed the treatment facility for COVID-19 patients by visiting GMCH.
“We jointly reviewed the newly commissioned wards – 145, 146 and 147. They shared their valuable inputs and expressed satisfaction pertaining to the treatment given to #COVID19 positive patients.”