FORUM

Mar 20 2021

Elective surgeries cancelled in some hospitals in Damascus due to increase in coronavirus infections

Damascus, SANA- Health Minister Hassan Mohammad Ghabbash demanded some hospitals in Damascus to cancel elective surgeries and to run those hospitals with their maximum energy and potentials for the benefit of coronavirus patients due to the development of the infections’ conditions. In a circular to the public bodies of the Hospitals of Damascus, the Red Crescent, the Kidney, al-Basel for Cardiac Diseases and Surgery, the Minister instructed to stop the elective surgeries starting from March 22nd and to continue the emergency surgeries and the tumors only. The Minister also instructed to apply the plan of recalling the cadres in case …