A 57-member medical team from the Western Naval Command has been deployed at PM Cares COVID Hospital, popularly known as Dhanvantri Covid Hospital in Ahmedabad, to combat the COVID-19 situation.
The release further added that the team comprising of four doctors, seven nurses, 26 paramedics, and 20 supporting staff will be deployed for a period of two months and the duration could further be extended if the need arises.
The addition of highly trained medical manpower in these testing times will boost the functioning of the hospital.
The special hospital set up to manage the COVID-19 situation currently has 380 beds that are operational. It is set up at Gujarat University Exhibition and Convention Centre. Amidst a spurt in COVID-19 cases, more and more patients are turning up every day at the facility.