Apollo Hospitals launches post-COVID recovery clinics
The Apollo Hospitals Group has launched the ‘Post-Covid Recovery Clinics’ to address the needs of those who have recovered from the pandemic.
“These exclusive clinics will enable patients to connect with the specialty care they need. We have framed protocols and trained the clinicians to ensure appropriate treatment for these patients,” Y Subramanyam, Regional CEO, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, told newspersons here on Tuesday.
Over 50 per cent of Covid-19 survivors continue to suffer from ailments like breathlessness, chest pain, heart issues, joint pain, vision problems, and memory loss, months after contracting the novel coronavirus, he said.
The Post-Covid Recovery Clinics will be manned by a dedicated team of specialists, including neurologists and immunologists, and family physician assisted by a nurse, to aid patients deal with the aftermath of Covid-19 and restore them to normal health.
The Post-Covid Recovery Clinic will be functional at Apollo Hospitals at Jubilee Hills, Hyderguda, Secunderabad, and DRDO. – The Hindu BusinessLine