NDMC set up a Staff Welfare Cell for Facilitating COVID 19 Positive Employees
- NDMC also constitutes a " Core Group " to deal and manage critical covid19 positive cases of employees -
The composition of the “NDMC Staff Welfare Cell" is included 8 members viz Director(Welfare) as Nodal Officer, Assistant Labour Welfare Officer as Assistant Nodal Officer, PA to Director- Welfare, Senior Assistant
Head Assistant, Labour Welfare Supervisor and two Dy. Managers of Welfare Department of NDMC.The NDMC Staff Welfare Cell will look after the work of NDMC Staff Welfare Cell in addition to their existing work.
NDMC Staff Welfare Cell will provide all necessary help/assistance for proper medical treatment to Covid-19 positive officers/officials of NDMC.
All HODs of NDMC will provide details of such officers/officials who are found to be Covid19 positive or suspected Covid case to NDMC Staff Welfare Cell immediately in the prescribed proforma.
On getting the information, NDMC Staff Welfare Cell will immediately maintain record/data of the affected/suspected officers/officials and one of the member of the Cell will immediately contact the patient or his family members for facilitating treatment for Covid-19 including organizing testing, consultancy and hospitalization based on the requirement of the employee.
NDMC Staff Welfare Cell will maintain department wise details of all such officers/officials and follow up with them on regular basis till they are recovered.
NDMC Staff Welfare Cell shall also be responsible for sharing of detail of COVID-19 cases of NDMC employees with State Nodal Welfare Officer and taking action on their advice.
The Cell will disseminate all relevant information relating to Covid-19 to all officers/officials through their HoDs.
In case the infected/suspected officer/official is required to be tested/hospitalized, the cell will liaise with the empanelled hospitals/labs for testing and treatment or hospitalization on urgent basis.
The Cell will also ensure that the families of the infected employees have access to supply of essential goods/services/medicines. In case they require any help on these issues the Cell will ensure supply of essential goods/services/medicines either through NDMC or through respective District Administration.
The Cell will also be responsible for arranging psychological counseling, moral support and experience sharing with infected employees and their family members through Director(Medical Services),Charak Palika Hospital , NDMC.
The cell will also liaise with State Nodal Welfare Officer, Govt. of NCT of Delhi and District Administration in case of any requirement or any issue pertaining to management of Covid-19 cases.
The Cell shall be provided requisite number of staff/logistic support in case number of Covid19 positive cases increase in future.
In addition to the Cell, NDMC has also setup a Core Group to deal with critical cases and any emergent situation which arises during management of Covid 19 cases relating to NDMC officers/officials.
The Core Group is constituted with the four members viz Medical Officer Health, Director(MS) Director(Welfare) and Director(Coordination.)/Covid Cell)
The Core Group will meet on alternate day to review the situation of COVID-19 cases and will be responsible to brief the Chairman/Secretary on regular basis about the status of COVID-19 cases in NDMC and its management. The Core Group is also mandated to suggest ways and means to further contain the COVID-19 cases for better management of such cases.