Govt revises discharge rules for Covid-19 patients: All you need to know2 min read . Updated: 09 May 2020, 03:47 PM IST
- At the time of discharge, patient will be advised to follow home isolation for seven days as per the guidelines
- Cases clinically classified as 'moderate' will undergo monitoring of body temperature and oxygen saturation
The Union Health Ministry has revised discharge rules for patients suffering from coronavirus infecion. According to the policy, coronavirus infected patients developing severe illness will have to test negative through RT-PCR test before being discharged by a hospital. Moderate cases of COVID-19 and pre-symptomatic, mild and very mild cases need not undergo tests before being discharged after resolution of symptoms.
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