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New COVID-19 Centers Almost Ready in Douala and Yaounde
Category :- Health Author :- N Gelmin S 
Posted on April 9, 2020, 10:29 pm
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Following the persisting increase in the number of COVID-19 infection cases in Cameroon, the government had resolved to increase hosting sites to take care of the patients. In a publication by the Minister of Health, Manaouda Malachie, the sites that are being prepared in Douala and Yaounde are set to be ready by end of this week.COVID-19 Laboratory Reception Yaounde

In yaounde, the Military Stadium has been under adjustment since Saturday April 4th, 2020 where the isolation unite is to be made at a capacity of 600 beds.

Likewise, in the Mvog Mbi neighborhood, another site is being put in place with a capacity of 300 beds including a section for laboratories, mobile toilets, an oxygen system and some administrative units.

Meanwhile Douala have been programed for six isolation sites. These sites are being set at the Yassa Pediatric Hospital, Logbaba district Hospital, Bonamoussadi health center, Nkoulouloun Health Center and at the Reunification Stadium.

Yaounde Central Hospital

The chosen sites were decided upon by both local and government authorities in collaboration with the ministry of Public Health.

Following statistics on the virus in Cameroon, six regions have been affected with the most hit being the center and Littoral Regions. Going by the latest official statement from the ministry of health, the country is at a total of 730 confirmed cases with 60 recovered cases, and 10 deaths

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