The Rahman Medical Institute (RMI) did live streaming session with Chinese experts to learn about the handling of the COVID-19 threat.
Adviser to Chief Minister for Science and Information Technology Ziaullah Bangash and Managing Director Science and Information Technology Dr Shahbaz Khan were the guest of honors at the session.
The video conference was held with Chinese team of health expert Professor Wu-Zhang Wang, HOD of Medical Imaging Dept, Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Dept, Shandong Provincial Chest Hospital.
There was live interaction between teams of RMI experts, along with representatives of Lady Reading Hospital, Prime Hospital, Shifa International Hospital.
Adviser to Chief Minister for Science and Information Technology and Managing Director Science and Information Technology Dr Shahbaz Khan also attended the meeting and participated in the interaction. The RMI learnt a lot from the Chinese team’s experience and will try to implement their policies at hospital level.
Recommendations from the interaction will be forwarded to participants and KP government, which are going to implement for the national cause of fighting COVID19 infection in Pakistan.
Ziaullah Bangash said that an informative session was held at the RMI which was helpful for our doctors. He said that the Chinese experts shared their experience and informed our doctors how to manage the crucial condition in the Pakistan.
He further said that the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government had already taken major steps to control this Covid-19.
He informed that we also have a plan that our doctor should have interaction with Chinese experts and doctors.
He added that Covid-19 was in its initial stage in Pakistan so we can manage it by avoiding public gatherings and follow all instructions issued by the government.
He told that government had already adopted the same protocol for Covid-19 which Chinese experts shared with them in today’s session.
Head of Pulmonology department RMI Dr Mukhtiar Zaman said that today’s session was informative and would be helpful in combating Coronavirus.
He said that the information shared by Chinese experts would be implemented in the hospitals.