Who is working in the focal points of the coronavirus in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, and how are they working?
16:34 16 апреля 2020
Категории: News in English
The Nadym central district hospital was the first medical establishment in Yamal that came into close contact with the coronavirus. Receiving of twenty rotation workers from Bovanenkovskoye field became “the combat debut”. According to the algorithm worked out up to automation, the hospital was prepared in a couple of hours.
A few days filled with empathy and concern showed the high level of teamwork. And at the moment, when the negative results were confirmed by the Novosibirsk center “Vector”, joy filled everyone’s heart.
Today it is important to know what difficulties have fallen to the lot of doctors and medical nurses. They, like patients with the coronavirus infection, are under the strict quarantine. They are not allowed to meet with their relatives, contacts are only through means of communication.
The doctors and medical nurses are performing the whole work in protective clothing that protects them from the infection. To enter a box with infected patients, the hospital employees wear surgical pajamas, a protective suit over them, a respirator, two pairs of gloves, rubber shoes and shoe covers. The outfit weighs quite a lot, if to consider that the suit must be worn for 8 hours, that is, the entire working day. Even if it is hot, uncomfortable, tight, or there is not enough air, they can not remove the suit. Many doctors try not to drink, in order not to visit the WC.
As it is noted by the doctors working in the focal points of the infection, abrasions, bruises, scratches appear on the face, some irritation on the skin. They even announced their own flash mob on the topic, which was joined by doctors from all over the world.
The video can be found here: https://sever-press.ru/2020/04/16/kto-i-kak-rabotaet-v-ochagah-koronavirusa-na-jamale-video/