For this, the students will be trained for a period of 3 days to 5 days according to the streams they are studying in. They will be trained in clinical management of Covid-19 infection, prevention and control, field surveillance and supervision, isolation and quarantine, psychological and social care, critical care assistance etc.
These students will be used in medical and paramedical services like preventive care, clinical care, logistics and other work like health and medical data management, data analysis and tele-counselling on the government's 1100 and 104 helplines.
This medical staff problem was pointed out by Niti Aayog member Vinod Pal, part of the four-member team which visited Gujarat to review the Covid-19 situation in the state.
After almost 4 months of the outbreak, the daily number of coronavirus cases is increasing and has reached almost 1,000 cases every day. Gujarat has crossed the 46,500 mark in Covid-19 cases.
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