Delhi Government Forms Panel To Ensure Rational Oxygen Use For COVID-19 Treatment
The Delhi government today set up a committee to ensure "rational" use of oxygen for treatment of COVID-19 patients, according to an official order.
Hospitals in the city have been grappling with depleting supply of medical oxygen amid spiralling COVID-19 cases.
The order issued by the Health Department stated the 'Oxygen Audit Committee' will identify areas of wasteful consumption.
It will "ensure that the use of oxygen for management of COVID-19 patients is rational and according to prescribed treatment protocols", the order read.