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New field hospital for Covid patients

KUCHING: A new field hospital to treat Covid-19 patients has been set up at the compound of Sarawak General Hospital (SGH). Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) advisor Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian said the setting up of the Covid-19...

Total lockdown SOPs to be reviewed if daily infections drop to below 4,000

JOHOR BAHRU: The government will review the need to continue or relax the total lockdown standard operating procedures (SOPs) under the movement control order (MCO) 3.0 if the Covid-19 daily infections drop to below 4,000 cases. Senior Minister (Security) Datuk...

Army capable of setting up two more field hospitals

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) is capable of setting up two more field hospitals to accommodate the increasing number of Covid-19 patients, said Senior Minister (Security) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. He said this was based on the...

Kapit field hospital receives first patient

KAPIT: The army field hospital here which has been operational since Monday (May 10) received its first patient brought in for a follow-up treatment. A spokesman from the First Infantry Division said the hospital began operating at 2.30pm with 38...

Royal Medical Corps team in Kapit to set up field hospital

KUCHING: A Royal Medical Corps team has flown to Kapit to set up a field hospital there to alleviate the situation at Kapit Hospital. In a statement today, the 1st Infantry Division said essential medical equipment were also being brought...

Field hospitals are needed where local facilities are scarce

KUCHING: The setting up of a field hospital in Kapit will help relieve the local hospital in terms of manpower and facilities. Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) advisor Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian said the state government will work...

Kapit to have field hospital within a week

KUCHING: The military is opening a field hospital in Kapit. Sarawak Health director Dr Chin Zin Hing said preparations for it are scheduled to be completed within a week. "If everything goes as planned, the hospital should be completed in a...
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Outsource health assessment of home quarantined patients

KUCHING: The State Health Department and the Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) have been asked to outsource the daily...
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