Published in Health and Medicine Week, October 6th, 2003
Those hospitals will provide at least 532 beds for SARS patients, each equipped with a respirator and diagnostic equipment, the Communist Party's People's Daily reported.
Designated hospitals must also have at least one bedside X-ray machine and an ambulance outfitted to isolate SARS patients, the report said. Their isolated fever wards should also have separate reception areas, pharmacies, laboratories, and cashiers, it said.
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