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Asir: Over 1M Beneficiaries of Visual Triage Stations
03 September 2020

​According to Asir Health Affairs, since they were launched last March, the virtual triage stations and awareness activities at the region’s entry points have served 1,157,385 beneficiaries at 9 points, namely: Ghardha, Al-Heredia, Saiedat Al-Sawalha, Al-Majaridah, Al-Thewila, Al-Hubail, Wadi Al-Hayat, Al-Aus and Jumat Rabia.​

The Affairs explained that the services were carried out with the participation of 180 health practitioners of Asir region and in collaboration with Bisha Health Affairs to cover their entry points. The stations conduct early detection of risk factors, refer suspected cases to health facilities to take the necessary measures as per the guidelines on dealing with COVID-19 cases. Their services also include educating citizens and residents on using sanitizers, washing hands, committing to the preventive measures by keeping safe distance from others, avoiding gatherings and communicating with MOH in case of suspected cases of COVID-19.

Last Update : 06 September 2020 12:46 PM
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