Chennai: Apollo Hospitals has launched ‘Advanced Covid care beyond hospitals’, an initiative to provide patients with the best of medical care while they are in quarantine at home and help relieve the capacity pressure on the hospitals and healthcare system.
The initiative, according to Apollo, will ensure expert advice and timely guidance from Covid specialists is just a phone call away, providing peace of mind for patients who are recovering from home.
Through regular monitoring by critical care specialists and video consultations with ICU doctors, timely recognition of symptoms, right steps of treatment at the right time can be initiated. In case of development of complications and the need for oxygen support and hospitalisation, it can also be arranged promptly.
The critical care specialists will be supported by the ‘Apollo Doc On Call’ program that has supported patients with care beyond the wall of the hospitals over the past four years, it added.