BACOLOD CITY – The Negros Occidental provincial authorities has bought six detrimental stress ambulances to move sufferers affected by extreme COVID-19 and different illnesses.
Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson stated the ambulances would type a part of the Negros Occidental’s 911 Fast Response Service to be stationed in 4 or 5 provincial government-run hospitals.
Lacson stated they’re wanting on the hospitals in Silay Metropolis, Cadiz Metropolis, Valladolid, La Carlota Metropolis and Kabankalan Metropolis.
“The ambulances are costly however we’re saving lives right here so we can not contemplate the fee anymore,” he stated.
Detrimental stress ambulances are used for the switch of sufferers with extremely infectious ailments.
The ambulances price P3.5 million every for a complete of P21 million, Provincial Administrator Rayfrando Diaz stated.
Other than having detrimental stress baggage, the ambulances even have all the essential gear for all times assist and an exhaust system for the protection of responders.
Lacson, Diaz,Vice Gov. Jeffrey Ferrer and Provincial Incident Administration Group Commander Zeaphard Caelian inspected the ambulances on the Capitol grounds in Bacolod Metropolis on Monday.
Other than transporting COVID-19 sufferers, the ambulances may also be used for normal rescue and emergency work, Lacson stated.
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