3. Providing health services effectively
The section on PROVIDING HEALTH SERVICES EFFECTIVELY describes approaches for service delivery planning and patient pathways for suspected COVID-19 cases. It also considers efforts by countries to maintain other essential services during periods of excessive demand for health services.
3.1 Planning services
A mobile hospital in Nur-Sultan is the designated hospital to deal exclusively with COVID-19 patients.
There an increased availability of video, telephone or other alternative consultations for health services. According to the Decision of the Chief State Sanitary Doctor No. 35 of May 1, 2020, remote medical monitoring of potential contact persons (ringing, video ringing if possible) is provided.