GOVERNMENT OF NATIONAL CAPITAL TERRITORY OF DELHI
HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE DEPARTMENT
9th LEVEL, A-WING, DELHI SECRETARIAT, IP ESTATE, NEW DELHI-110 002
Ph: 011-2339 2017; e-mail: pshealth@nic.in 

 

No.52/DGHS/PH-IV/COVID-19/2020/prsecyhfw/16331-375   Dated: 05 July 2020

ORDER 

All healthcare facilities are required to carry out compulsory ‘Rapid Antigen Detection Testing’ of following high risk group of individuals who visit their facility:

1. All individuals/patients with ILI symptoms

2. All patients admitted with SARI

3. All asymptomatic patients admitted or seeking admission of following high-risk group:
a. Patients undergoing Chemotherapy
b. Immunosuppressed patient including HIV+
c. Patients with Malignant disease
d. Transplant Patients
e. Elderly patients (>65 years of age) with co-morbidities

4. All asymptomatic patients undergoing aerosol generating interventions

In view of above, Medical Directors/Medical Superintendent/Director of all Hospitals of Government of NCT of Delhi are directed to ensure that “Rapid Antigen Detection Testing” of all individuals/patients falling in the above categories who visit their hospital is mandatorily done.

 

 (Vikram Dev Dutt)
Pr. Secretary (Health & FW)

 

To

Medical Directors/Medical Superintendent/Director of all Hospitals of Government of NCT of Delhi

 

No.52/DGHS/PH-IV /COVID-19/2020/prsecyhfw/16331-375   Dated: 05 July 2020 

 

Copy to:


1. Pr. Secretary (Home), Govt. of NCT of Delhi.
2. Pr. Secretary to Hon’ble Lt. Governor, Delhi
3. Pr. Secretary (Revenue), Govt. of NCT of Delhi
4. Secretary (H&FW), Govt. of NCT of Delhi
5. Addl. Secretary to Hon’ble CM, Government of NCT of Delhi
6. Secretary to Hon’ble Dy. C:hief Minister
7. Secretary to Hon’ble Minister of Health, Government of NCT of Delhi 8. OSD to CS, Government of NCT of Delhi

 (Vikram Dev Dutt)
Pr. Secretary (Health & FW)

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