Under the measures taken due to the Covid-19 pandemic, curfews will be imposed in 30 metropolitan cities and Zonguldak today and at the weekend. He took some precautions to ensure that healthcare professionals do not have trouble getting to and from work at IMM. Health workers who will be taken from their home and left to the hospital where they work will be left at their homes when their work ends. IETT will organize 105 flights for healthcare workers during the three-day curfew.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) continues its struggle with Covid-19 pandemics from all four sides. With the decision of the authorities, curfew was announced today and at the weekend. IMM took some precautions to ensure that healthcare professionals who are not in this scope do not have problems in reaching their homes and workplaces.
BÜLBÜL: “We searched our 237 hospitals one by one”
Reminding that health workers have problems in reaching their workplaces during the first curfew, IETT Europe Business Manager Mustafa Bülbül said that IMM took some precautions to prevent these problems from happening again. Explaining that they are looking for hospitals that serve in Istanbul one by one, IETT continued as follows: “There are 77 hospitals in our city, 160 of which are public and 237 are private. Throughout the curfew, we provided information to our hospitals about our current scheduled flights. By looking at these expeditions in them, they wanted extra expeditions according to their needs. We also planned the number of vehicles and drivers with these feedbacks we received. We carry our healthcare professionals from home to work and from work to home. We do not charge any fees for this move. ”
Bülbül noted that as of today, there are 40 planned hospital allocation tasks, which will be 35 on Saturday and 30 on Sunday. Thus, IETT will organize 105 trips for healthcare workers during the three-day curfew.
Mesut Keşkekçi, who works in the IETT bus carrying healthcare workers, stated that the hygiene and social distance rules are fully complied with, “We serve 20 people in a bus in total. 13 of the healthcare professionals are sitting on the sofa while 7 are standing on their feet. ”
HEALTHCARE EMPLOYEES: “GOD IS A SINGLE TIME”
Healthcare professionals using IETT's transportation vehicles said that the application was a very good practice. Employees who said “IMM did not leave us on the roads” said, “Our morale improved. We are very happy that we will not have any trouble going to and from the hospital. It is a beautiful application that we cannot describe. They expressed their feelings by saying “God bless us a thousand times” from our municipality that did this.