How to treat the injured during the Winter Olympic Games?There are 88 medical stations in Beijing and Yanqing

During the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics, a total of 88 medical stations were set up in Beijing and Yanqing to provide on-site medical treatment and transfer of the sick and injured to ensure the safety of the Olympic venues.Health care venues implement a strategy “a” on February 5, 2022, the Beijing news center city special services held a news conference, deputy director of the Beijing WeiJianWei, news spokesman Wang Jianhui, health care personnel is from 17 designated hospitals and 2 courtyard 1300 medical first aid agencies before the backbone, and is equipped with 457 grade MingYuan reserve forces.120 medical personnel from 12 level-III hospitals were selected to form a municipal reserve team, equipped with 74 stadium ambulances, including 54 negative pressure ambulances.According to Wang Jianhui, according to the characteristics of sports injury in each stadium, medical institutions have specially configured medical personnel including orthopedics, stomatology and other professional disciplines, and equipped with CT, dental chairs and other equipment in the hockey stadium, so as to truly realize the “one game, one policy” medical guarantee.At the same time, in accordance with the requirements of the winter Olympics epidemic prevention and control policies, and in collaboration with the Beijing Olympic Winter Games Organizing Committee, the winter Olympic-related casualties were classified into five categories: confirmed and suspected COVID-19 patients, patients with fever within the closed loop, other patients with fever outside the closed loop, and other patients outside the closed loop.We adjusted and optimized the tasks of receiving and treating patients in designated hospitals, and 18 designated hospitals treated patients according to their specific categories to avoid overlapping routes of patients with different risks.More than 2,100 medical staff will provide timely and efficient medical services at designated hospitals during the match, said Wang Jianhui.At the same time, Beijing is also equipped with 60 municipal experts and 10 academicians to provide high-level technical support.Yanqing Hospital of The Third Hospital of Peking University has transformed a 12,000-square-meter independent ward building into a Winter Olympics medical center with 72 beds, equipped with CT and MRI equipment, operating rooms, nucleic acid sampling, and fever clinics.A total of 104 beds in Beijing Anzhen Hospital were evacuated and transformed into a special area for the Winter Olympics, creating a seamless green channel for the Winter Olympics and a closed loop for medical treatment.The People’s Hospital of Peking University, Beijing Chaoyang Hospital and Beijing Shijitan Hospital have adjusted the layout of their hospitals, set up special wards, equipped with special CT and nuclear magnetic equipment, and built negative pressure hybrid operating rooms to provide a strong guarantee for medical treatment during the Winter Olympics.”In order to improve the medical treatment and transport capacity for extreme weather in winter, we have established a unified first-aid transport command and blood supply mechanism to ensure the safety of medical treatment.”Wang Jianhui said.In terms of medical care, Beijing has built a 1,500-square-meter Beijing Winter Olympics Village polyclinic and a 1,658 square-meter Yanqing Winter Olympics Village polyclinic, covering 18 disciplines including emergency treatment, physiotherapy and rehabilitation, imaging, traditional Chinese medicine and dentistry, respectively.It can guarantee the medical treatment such as out-patient service, emergency treatment and rehabilitation transfer.Medical staff from xuanwu Hospital, Beijing Anzhen Hospital, China Rehabilitation Research Center, Beijing Emergency Center and other medical institutions have been deployed to the clinics to meet the needs of basic outpatient service for 16 hours a day and emergency treatment for 24 hours a day, Wang said.Source: Beijing News

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