COVID Care at Home | RxDx Clinics Bangalore
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a serious threat to public health. Its clinical and epidemiological characteristics like symptoms are still being documented. While some COVID positive cases may be pre-symptomatic, some may experience mild to moderate or even severe symptoms of COVID-19. Depending on the symptom severity, few may require hospitalization or even critical care.
Dr Randeep Guleria, Director, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, in one his FAQ session with the media said “We need an improved mechanism of monitoring people at home and rapidly shifting those who are ill from their homes to the hospital, and making sure hospital beds are available so that people don’t have to run from one hospital to another”.
WHO CAN AVAIL COVID CARE AT HOME?
If you have tested COVID positive from a confirmatory test like RT-PCR, and your doctor has diagnosed your condition as mild, you don’t need to go to a hospital.
General symptoms of cough, fever, minor breathing issues can be managed at home, provided you have no other underlying condition like heart problems, high or low blood pressure, diabetes, etc chronic conditions.
You can be at home in self-isolation for the safety of your family and neighbours. Watch this video by Delhi Government on Home Isolation:
No need to worry about high cost of hospitalization when you can avail any of the three RxDx Home Care Packages customized for your need.