ArmInfo.An employee of the Yerevan branch of the Rescue Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia infected with coronavirus. Director of the Rescue Service of the MES of Armenia Vrezh Gabrielyan said this at a March 27 press conference.
Gabrielyan informed that today an infected employee who has become infected by his wife continues to receive treatment. In addition, in the premises located in Lusakert, belonging to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, 11 rescue service personnel contacting him were isolated. Another 6 employees are in isolation, as they are among those who are in contact with other patients with coronavirus from their environment.
As noted, the health status of all employees of the MES is closely monitored: the temperature is measured three times a day, and disinfection is carried out on the premises 2 times a day. In addition, they were issued 15 thousand units of personal protective equipment.
Gabrielyan also said that reserve units had been created, which included employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations with experience in rescue operations. So, only from the Central Office of the Ministry of Emergencies, about 180 people entered these groups, who can, if necessary, replace their colleagues. In addition, in the regions of the republic special groups of disinfection work were formed consisting of five people each.