As of yesterday, the city’s medical staff received 200 suits, the production of which is established at the auto giant’s factories. 180 of them were admitted to the city hospital No. 2, where the medical centre is deployed, and another 20 – to the ambulance doctors.
The costume consists of many elements. Dressing gown, trousers, helmet, apron, armbands, shoe covers must be disposed of after two hours of wearing.
“The costumes were delivered to our institution: they were brought personally by the head of the city’s health Department, Alexander Nikolaev, – said the chief doctor of the emergency medical service Station in Naberezhnye Chelny, Sergey Krylov. – Anti-epidemic kits are located in our filling rooms, where everything necessary for the work of medical teams is stored – medicines and medical equipment. And they are already used as needed: doctors wear them when they go on a call to a patient with symptoms of coronavirus. Thank you very much to KAMAZ for providing protection for our employees.”
Suits can also be used to transport patients with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis.