02/27/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 02/26/2020 20:17
TIANJIN - Health authorities have established joint mechanisms to battle the novel coronavirus in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region.
The authorities communicate with each other at least once a day and share epidemic information about two to three times a day in the region, said He Peng, a spokesperson with Tianjin's health commission.
Meanwhile, a remote diagnosis platform is in operation, allowing patients in critical condition to receive long-distance diagnosis when necessary, He said.
Authorities also share their experience in the treatment of patients to improve medical skills, He said.