The Minister for Health, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng Ocero has received medical equipment worth USD 250,000 to boost the COVID-19 response.
This equipment was procured by the World Health Organisation with support from the Government of the Republic of Ireland.
These will be deployed at the regional referral hospitals across the country.
The equipment includes;60 Hand-held Pulse Oximeters, 49 Oxygen Concentrators and 31 High Flow Nasal Cannulas, among others.
They will be used to strengthen care for severe and critically ill COVID-19 patients.