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Tavua, Ra Set Up Isolation Centres And Fever Clinics

“Yes we just started setting up our fever clinics today (Thursday) at all our health centres namely in Namarai, Nasau, Nanukuloa, Waimaro and one at Ra Hospital,”
23 Apr 2021 12:20
Tavua, Ra Set Up Isolation Centres And Fever Clinics
Ra Provincial Administrator Elimi Rokoduru. Photo: Salote Qalubau

Tavua Multipurpose court is at the moment being used as a fever clinic and the Tavua Hall as an Isolation Centre.

Tavua Town Council chief executive officer, Sailosi Sawana said: “It is important that the public adhere to the practices of hand washing, strict physical distancing and mask wearing in public spaces Supermarkets and commercial facilities are also to observe the COVID restrictions.

He said that the Council was working closely with the Ministry of Health, Police and the District Office.

 

In Ra

Ra  Provincial Administrator Elimi Rokoduru said health teams had been visiting communities in Ra from Wednesday.

He said the district authorities have also set up facilities to assist with screenings.

“Yes we just started setting up our fever clinics today (Thursday) at all our health centres namely in Namarai, Nasau, Nanukuloa, Waimaro and one at Ra Hospital,” he said.

He said so far two isolation centres have been set up in the area of Ra.

“We have one isolation centre at the Ra Hospital conference room with three beds and another at Ra high school for the community with ten beds,” he said.

“People are coming slowly to the fever clinics but they are screened before they enter the area.”

“Two teams have been mobilised to go to Nararavou Village and Vunisea to do screening,” he said.

A directive from the Commissioner West’s office yesterday stated fever clinics and the community isolation centre was ready for use.

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