Deputy Director of the Health Department Nguyen Thi Trung Chinh at noon on September 8 said Hai Duong was expected to assist Ha Noi in pandemic fighting with 200 health workers and students.
The provincial Center for Disease Control trains students of Hai Duong Medical College in taking samples for SARS-CoV-2 testing
Among them, there will be 50 students and two officials from Hai Duong Central College of Pharmacy, 102 students and five officials from Hai Duong Medical College, and health workers appointed by the Health Department from its subordinate medical facilities.
The Hai Duong officials, health workers, and students will be divided into 10 teams to participate in taking samples for SARS-CoV-2 testing according to the demand of the Ha Noi Steering Board for Covid-19 Prevention and Control.
The teams are expected to help Ha Noi take about 5,000 samples/ day. The samples will be transported to the provincial Center for Disease Control for testing within the same day with epidemic prevention regulations ensured.
The provincial Health Department has assigned the provincial Center for Disease Control to train students of the two colleges in taking samples for SARS-CoV-2 testing.