2021-05-28

Large-scale nucleic acid testing in many places in Guangdong to help medical care: afraid of going to the toilet, dare not drink more water

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China News Service, Guangzhou, May 28 (Reporter Minjie Cai) In the past few days, Guangzhou, Foshan, Shenzhen and other places in Guangdong have reported new local asymptomatic infections of the new crown virus. Large-scale human nucleic acid testing was carried out in Nanhai District and Chancheng District of Foshan City. Many hospitals in Guangzhou sent teams on the 28th to support Foshan in carrying out nucleic acid testing.

The New Coronavirus Pneumonia Prevention and Control Headquarters in Nanhai District, Foshan City, from 15:00 on the 27th to 24:00 on the 28th, carried out large-scale human nucleic acid tests on the permanent population of Guicheng, Dali, and Lishui related communities. The New Coronavirus Pneumonia Prevention and Control Headquarters in Chancheng District, Foshan City is scheduled to carry out nucleic acid tests for all permanent residents in the district from 15:00 on May 28 to 12:00 noon on May 29.

The 106-member nucleic acid sampling team of Guangdong Provincial People’s Hospital assembled and set off within 30 minutes after receiving the order. Of the 106 team members selected this time, some were members who participated in the rush to Hubei and then set off, and some were defenders who had supported Baiyun Airport. In order to shorten the response time, the medical supplies that have been counted have been allocated to the individual team members and are on standby in the department, always “carrying bags”.

Large-scale nucleic acid testing in many places in Guangdong to help medical care: afraid of going to the toilet, dare not drink more water

Medical staff under the scorching sun to test nucleic acid for the public. Photo courtesy of Guangdong Provincial People’s Hospital

According to reports, Guangdong Provincial People’s Hospital has reserved 160 nucleic acid sampling team members since December last year, and many of them have also insisted In the clinical frontline. They have been trained and assessed at various levels, and they are already a team with excellent quality and comprehensive skills. The materials are also special reserves, so they can assemble quickly and prepare for battle at any time.

On the evening of the 28th, the Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University sent another 30 medical staff to support the nucleic acid test in Foshan. The team members will assemble and set off within an hour to support nucleic acid sampling in Zumiao Street, Chancheng, Foshan. From the afternoon of the 27th to the morning of the 28th, a nucleic acid collection team composed of 102 medical staff from the Zhongshan Third Hospital has completed the nucleic acid detection work in Liwan District. The team members completed the nucleic acid collection at four sampling points, 2 primary schools and 5 kindergartens in Chongkou Street The task, 18060 samples were completed.

At 17:00 on the 28th, the First Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University sent 50 medical team members to Foshan to support Foshan in carrying out nucleic acid testing.

At 18:00 on the 28th, the nucleic acid testing mobile team of the First Affiliated Hospital of Jinan University assembled again and set off to Nanzhuang Town, Chancheng, Foshan. At 14:00 on the 27th, after receiving the emergency task of nucleic acid testing support, the First Affiliated Hospital of Jilin University completed the assembly of 99 emergency teams within one hour, fighting hard until the early morning of the 28th, completing 22557 specimen collections.

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In the early morning of the 26th, the sampling team of Guangzhou Red Cross Hospital took samples in the rain in Liwan District. Photo courtesy of Guangzhou Red Cross Hospital.

Confirmed cases of new crown appeared in Guangzhou recently. From 26th to 28th, Guangzhou Medical University The Second Affiliated Hospital has successively sent a team of more than 200 people in 6 batches to support Liwan District and Haizhu District, and completed nucleic acid sampling of more than 40,000 people. After completing the task of collecting points in Guangzhou Cultural Park in Liwan District on the evening of the 27th, the 20 nurses did not stop and immediately rushed to the Dongsha community to provide on-site support. At 22:00, the summer night was scorching, and the huge Dongsha Football Stadium was full of residents waiting for nucleic acid. So far, the nurses had been fighting for more than 6 hours, but seeing the waiting citizens, they had no time to stop, transport and place the heavy ones. Sampling materials, continue to fight until 1 o’clock the next day.

“We were at the collection site. After putting on protective clothing, it was really hot and sweaty in the summer. But colleagues were unwilling to change clothes for fear of wasting materials. Time.” said Ling Donglan, a nurse at the Second Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University. Especially when people line up under the scorching sun, colleagues all hope that nucleic acid collection can be faster. Don’t let the people wait for a long time because they have heat stroke. “When you hear colleagues tell you to do it. When the people of Nucleic Acid went back to drink more water, I felt touched in my heart. I must know that the nurses dare not drink more water because they are afraid of going to the toilet.”

Recently, Guangzhou’s high temperature weather poses no small challenge to nucleic acid testing. Since May 21, the Third Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University established the first batch of “out-of-office support nucleic acid testing teams”. More than 200 medical staff have gone to Changhua Street, Liwan District, Xiguan Dawu Community and other places to support nucleic acid testing. jobs.

In order to support the health and livelihood of the medical staff who go out to support the hospital and the front-line epidemic prevention staff of the hospital, the hospital canteen master prepared three meals a day for the anti-epidemic personnel, and specially made five-flower tea and snow Ear syrup and other heatstroke prevention and cooling health care soups provide logistical support for the hard-working medical staff.

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p >Guangzhou Medical Third Hospital’s energy supply station for medical staff. Photo by Bai Tian

Starting from the evening of the 26th, Guangzhou has carried out large-scale nucleic acid testing in the whole Liwan district and other key areas, opening a total of 2,293 Large-scale sampling points. As of 14:00 on the 28th, a total of 1.16 million people were sampled in the city, of which 859,000 were negative, and the remaining results are yet to be released.

As of 14:00 on May 28, Guangzhou has reported a total of 4 confirmed cases and 10 asymptomatic infections; among them, 5 newly reported local asymptomatic infections were reported on the same day.

In addition, the local epidemic in Guangdong continues to increase the public’s willingness to vaccinate, and Guangdong’s new crown virus vaccination data hit a new high. As of 24:00 on May 27, the province had added 2.5851 million doses of vaccination on that day. The province had a total of 5,098,900 doses and a total of 38,891,700 inoculations. A total of 12.1199 million people had completed the entire course (2 doses) of vaccination. (End)