The Ministry of National Health Services said the nation also reported deaths of seven more patients due to which the toll has surged to 6,415.
The Ministry further stated that timely steps taken by the government to detect the virus have resulted in this global achievement.
As per IMA Telangana chapter, nine doctors and about 10-14 healthcare staff from private sector have died while as a result of discharging duties.
Improper handling/wearing of PPE kits and not following social distancing among reasons cited
Health ministry drawn the attention of the states to the fact that they do have an installed capacity of conducting more RT-PCR tests and hence they need to scale it up.
Telangana, Maharashtra, Delhi, Karnataka, Puducherry, Punjab have higher COVID infection rate among healthcare workers
Union health ministry Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said the positivity rate of healthcare workers is tracked by the ministry and shared with the states and UTs.
According to the government data, two states -- Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu, alone account for around 30 per cent of the total recoveries.
Not knowing how to buy medical insurance – people go and buy a big (its relative, is it not?) People who have general medical insurance run the risk that their claim will be paid only partially.
The first set of trained professionals include psychiatrists, mental health programme officers and doctors at district primary health centres.
India's recovery rate amongst the COVID-19 patients has improved to 76.61 per cent and is demonstrating continuous progress.
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The state has also asked anaesthetics, cardiologists, nephrologists, chest physicians, gynaecologists and paediatricians to get themselves registered for the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana.
Health Minister C Vijayabaskar said that in two weeks, the government would launch an automated system so that the people in the State could receive Covid-19 test results through SMS.
Since Sunday, 90 health workers have tested positive in the district.
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