Late Presentation Of Sufferers Accountable For Covid Deaths — FGJanuary 6, 2021
Minister of State for Well being, Dr. Olorunimbe Mamora has expressed that the late presentation of COVID-19 sufferers at accredited remedy centres had largely contributed to the variety of deaths recorded within the nation.
He made this recognized on Tuesday through the day by day press briefing by the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 in Abuja.
He stated, “The varied accredited remedy centres have scaled up actions as directed and high quality of care continues to enhance. A significant factor contributing to the mortality of circumstances is the late presentation on the accredited remedy centres.
“We, subsequently, enchantment to caregivers to not maintain on to suspected circumstances who match the case identification protocol for longer than mandatory and refer promptly. This can significantly enhance remedy outcomes and drive our case fatality fee additional down.”