As Karnataka struggles with COVID-19 beds, private hospitals launch innovative plans
After risk assessment, the hospital will decide whether a patient is fit for home care or requires hospitalization.
Bengaluru: Karnataka is slowly catching up on the recovery rate — 59.92%. But the health infrastructure in the state continues to be in shambles due to acute shortage of hospital beds. However, some private hospitals have come forward with innovative programmes to mitigate the problem .
Gleneagles Global Hospitals and Continental Hospitals have a designed COVID-19 Home Care Services for patients facing mild symptoms that do not equire hospitalization. Through this comprehensive program, patients can be monitored through an online portal and the worsening of symptoms can be identified and attended to at the earliest.