Mangaluru, April 29, 2020: District in-charge Minister Kota Srinivas Poojary on Wednesday inaugurated a mobile fever clinic to cure COVID-19 patients.
Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has converted one of its buses into a clinic in Mangaluru to treat COVID-19 patients.
There are two compartments in the clinic, one for doctors and another for patients who visit the clinic for testing. The patients will be screened for fever, cold, cough and BP. The mobile clinic will have doctors, nursing staff and assistants.
Doctors will interact with patients through speakers fixed in both the compartments. The seating arrangement has been made in such a way as to maintain social distancing in both the compartments. There is a separate cabin for the bus driver.
The mobile fever clinic has sanitiser and wash basin facility outside the bus itself. A tank has been fixed to collect water from the handwash. Arrangements have also been made for the doctor, nurses and other staff to take rest.