Yakutia is taking measures to prevent coronavirus infection in the republic
Yakutia 24 TV channel: A temporary isolation point is planned to be opened in Lensk in order to prevent the invasion and spread of coronavirus infection COVID-19.
No cases of infection have been recorded on the republic territory, however, it was recommended that all municipalities prepare for adverse events. Today, the meeting of operational headquarters decided to open an isolation point on Lensky district. Now, negotiations are underway to connect the building to heat and water supply.
According to the head doctor of the district hospital, pharmacies have a sufficient number of antiviral drugs. Also, the district administration has a stock of 26 chemical protection suits. In addition, specialized surgical and antiplague suits will be purchased in the near future.
It is noted that the head of the district ordered to limit mass republic and inter-district events with the participation of visiting athletes or creative teams. Also, from April 2020, the departure of local groups to other cities of Russia and abroad will be suspended.
Municipal motor transport enterprises will stop inter-district transportation. 10 test tubes with a special environment for collecting analysis on coronavirus have been brought to Lensk. Sampling of the biomaterial of patients diagnosed with pneumonia was collected in three test tubes and sent for research in Yakutsk. If a preliminary diagnosis of coronavirus infection COVID-19 is made in a republic laboratory, the test tube will be sent for further investigation to a specialized institute in Khabarovsk.