With the second wave of coronavirus taking over the country, resources are scarce. We made a list of COVID-19 resources in Ahmedabad, to help you better.
With the efforts of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, Ahmedabad Hospitals & Nursing Homes Association (AHNA) and the Citizens Forum of Ahmedabad, a website has been established to track the availability of hospital beds, plasma donors, among other resources. Covidamd.com is updated daily, so you can track oxygen availability, ICU and ICU with ventilators, plasma availability. A list of hospitals and the number of available beds are on display.
Advait Avalon Hotel And Banquets
A state-of-the-art COVID Care Centre has popped up at Avalon Hotel on Sindhu Bhavan Road. The hotel set up a 40-bed care centre on April 23rd. The centre is fully equipped with full-time doctors, Remdesivir injection, oxygen tanks, nursing staff, pharmacy and a 24/7 lab for COVID patients who are stable and do not need to be admitted to an ICU. For enquiries, contact: 9825716604, 7041700552, 8780104066, 9824260763, 99090 45271.
Gujarat Govt. COVID Helpline
The government of Gujarat has set up helpline numbers to better help COVID-19 patients.
For 24/7 helpline, contact: 07923250818
For an ambulance, contact: 108
For health helpline, contact: 104
Doctors & Hospital Beds Helpline
Here are some state-wide helpline numbers to reach out to doctors, for hospital beds and medical supplies.
For state-wide helpline, contact: +91 7433000104, +91 7923251900
For medical supplies, contact: 1100, 1077
For patients looking for plasma, a helpline has been set up for Ahmedabad. Contact: +917984572223. Do keep in mind that there might be a waiting list.
If you need a ventilator bed in Ahmedabad, there are some available at Concept Neuro And Spine Care at Shivranjani. Contact: 079-26730251.
Meals For COVID-19 Patients
While several home chefs and restaurants are providing Ghar ka khana to patients, Chef Saransh Goila has developed covidmealsforindia.com. The country-wide site has a list of tiffin service providers, all you have to do is find one in your city and call. You’ll find a list of restaurants and home chefs from Ahmedabad providing tiffin service in different areas. Some are also providing the service for free.