SRINAGAR: According to the communication received from authorities of SKIMS Hospital Bemina, Ten (10) more COVID-19 patients admitted in the hospital for treatment after testing positive at various referral centres were discharged today after successful completion of treatment and testing negative before discharge.
They include Two (02) from Srinagar, Five (05) from Budgam, One (01) from Kupwara, One (01) from Baramulla and One (01) from Bandipora. With this the number of COVID-19 recovered patient’s moves to 379 out of total COVID positive admitted patients numbering 481 till date. The recovery rate at present is more than 78.79% with four fatalities; the mortality rate is 0.83%. The treated patients include COVID positive patients admitted for maternity care wherein till date 32 deliveries of COVID positive pregnant ladies including 16 major surgeries (LSCS) for childbirth have been done.
Besides, the COVID Testing Lab at SKIMS Medical College Hospital, Bemina is conducting more than 500 Tests daily and till date, 17317 tests have been conducted.
Keeping in view the career of students pursuing MBBS and Post-Graduation, the Faculty is continuously taking online classes as per the roster and actively involved in exam-related work following all SOPs.