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Odisha Tells Private Hospitals to Reserve 10 Percent Beds for Covid-19 Patients
News18 | 29/08/2020 07:12 AM | Click to read full article
The Odisha government on Friday made it mandatory for all private hospitals and nursing homes having a minimum of 30 beds, to reserve 10 percent of beds for coronavirus patients. Odisha on Friday reported the highest single-day spike of 3,682 COVID-19 cases.
Such reserved beds must include ICU beds with ventilators for patients. Private hospitals and nursing homes will have to intimate the Collectors and District Magistrates for data updation.