NDMA establishes hotline for medical professionals at risk to contract COVID-19
KARACHI: In view of the rise in the number of healthcare providers, including doctors, nurses and paramedics/technicians who are vulnerable to contracting novel corona virus (Covid-19, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has established a hotline to help them register their relevant complaint on 24/7 basis. The healthcare providers are directly fighting against the infection without essential provision of personal protective equipment (PPE). Non-availability of PPE, at any facility or center across the country can be reported via UAN 051-111-157-157 enabling the concerned authorities to address the issue on urgent basis as the issue is a serious risk for front line workers treating the infection. - APP