A progress in Quang Nam’s capacity of testing Covid-19

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Dr. Tran Van Kiem, Director of the Quang Nam Centre for Disease Control stated that Quang Nam can currently test 4,500 samples a day.

Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son at the meeting with the Quang Nam Centre for Disease Control
Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son at the meeting with the Quang Nam Centre for Disease Control. Photo: VGP

It is an impressive progress compared to a few hundred samples before. Until now, Quang Nam has tested 38,670 samples.

At the meeting with the Quang Nam Centre for Disease Control on August 14, Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son highly appreciated the Covid-19 prevention and control in Quang Nam through several effective activities such as founding the monitoring groups and quick response teams, extensive testing in the community, isolating the places of Civid-19 confirmed cases and social distancing.

Mr. Son asked Quang Nam to keep improving the capacity of Covid-19 testing and tracing F1 cases to defeat the epidemic quickly.

Covid-19 patients discharged from the hospital. Photo: VGP
Covid-19 patients discharged from the hospital. Photo: VGP

Also on August 14, 5 patients of Covid-19 in Hoa Vang (Da Nang city) were discharged from the hospital. They were all required to spend 14 days in quarantine at home.