Bhubaneswar, July 30: The state government today deployed as many as 241 post PG doctors for fight against Covid-19.
The servicers of the doctors will be under the disposal of the respective CDM & PHOs for smooth management of Covid-19.
Earlier the health department has decided to deploy post PG doctors on bond service at Covid hospitals in emergency.
The PG doctors on bond service will perform duty for 14 days in dedicated Covid Health Centres, Covid Hospitals and Covid Care Centres as per requirement followed by institutional quarantine of another 14 days.
After mandatory institutional quarantine, they will be relieved from Covid duty to work either in the medical colleges or periphery and another team will be allowed to perform Covid duty. The department said that each doctor will be engaged in Covid duty for one month on rotation basis.