Egyptian Red Crescent Services in facing to Covid19
02 Mar 2021
To complement the efforts of the Egyptian Red Crescent to combat the emerging corona virus, The Egyptian Red Crescent cooperated with USAID, Providing services to those who are visiting the clinics of the Egyptian Red Crescent in four headquarters in Cairo, Alexandria, Qena and Sohag and provides services as below:
- The first detection and screening of the hesitants to check the symptoms of the Corona virus
- Health awareness: for the symptoms of the Coronavirus, in order to raise the level of health awareness of the danger of the spread of the Corona virus and to avoid infection from it.
- Distributing bags of personal hygiene tools to the visitors.
As a result, 42,000 cases were examined within four months, and 30,000 hygiene kits were distributed to the visitors.
Detection in 7 headquarters spread in four governorates
Cairo: (Zainhum, Mokattam, Ain Helwan, Al Nahda)
Alexandria: (Egyptian Red Crescent Hospital at Zawia Abdel Qader)
Sohag: (Egyptian Red Crescent Hospital in Sohag)
Qena: (Egyptian Red Crescent Hospital in Qena)