Nearly 18,000 vacant beds for Covid patients in Telangana

The beds in private teaching hospitals are being made available for free of cost by the State government.

By Author  |  Published: 7th Aug 2020  9:31 am

Hyderabad: There are 17,907 vacant beds, including oxygen beds and ICU beds with ventilators, available for Covid-19 patients in government hospitals and private teaching hospitals in the State, according to the health bulletin.

The beds in private teaching hospitals are being made available for free of cost by the State government.

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Beds in Government hospitals and private teaching hospitals (combined)

Isolation beds: 12,284 (available) 703 (occupied) 11,581 (vacant)

Oxygen Beds: 5861 (available) 1431 (occupied) 4430 (vacant)

ICU beds: 2,251 (available) 355 (occupied) 1896 (vacant)

Total: 20,396 (available) 2489 (occupied) 17907 (vacant)

Beds in only Government Hospitals:

Regular isolation beds: 2522 (Total); 703 (Occupied); 1819 (Vacant)

Beds with Oxygen supply: 4663 (total); 1431 (Occupied); 3232 (vacant)

ICU beds with ventilators: 1251 (total); 355 (Occupied); 896 (vacant)

Total: 8436 (total); 2589 (occupied); 5947 (vacant)

Beds in private hospitals:

Regular isolation beds: 2824 (Total); 1617 (Occupied); 1207 (Vacant)

Beds with Oxygen supply: 2628 (total); 1652 (Occupied); 976 (vacant)

ICU beds with ventilators: 1367 (total); 822 (Occupied); 545 (vacant)

Total: 6819 (total); 4091 (occupied); 2728 (vacant)



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