Medical store still deploying PPEs to provinces

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Senior Medical staff at the Medical Store late last year.
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BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO

THE National Medical Store continues to deploy level one, two and three Personal Protective Equipment to the provinces in response to COVID-19 transmissions in the provinces.

Minister of Health and Medical Services, Dr Culwick Togamana announced this recently.

“Our National Medical Store continues to deploy level one, level two and level three Personal Protective Equipment to the provinces for frontline health workers as well essential services,” Togamana said.

He said 10,000 more level three PPEs which include all body covers have also arrived from Australia.

“Let me sincerely thank the government of Australia and its people for the ongoing support, efficient responses to my Ministry’s call and request and timely delivery of the medical health supplies,” Togamana said.

He adds that the National Infection Prevention Control and Technical Expert are also providing advice and guidance on the management of COVID-19 related supplies to ensure the Ministry is positioned well in managing its cvoid-19 supplies.

“This is important to proficient and rational use of  stocks availability,” he added.


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