Kindergartens open from Monday: Stepanov called for the regulation of the institutions
Since May 25, however, Ukraine has authorized the operation of kindergartens in areas that have gone through the second stage of quarantine reduction.
This was announced during a briefing by Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“From May 25, Ukraine has authorized work in kindergartens. This is authorized as another mitigation of our quarantine. I would like to emphasize that this is authorized in our second stage according to the criteria for children. areas that have entered this second stage, “said Stepanov.
He noted that in many of the current rules for anti-epidemic measures, which should be in kindergartens, there are many fantasies. “A great demand is to read the documents, to read the recommendations of the Ministry of Health and the rules we set for the operation of our gardens,” said the minister.
Thus, according to the work of kindergartens: before starting work, institutions measure the temperature of all employees; children will measure the temperature before entering the establishment; workers and children whose temperature will be above 37.2 are not allowed in the establishment; parents who bring their child to the institution must wear masks; institutions must be equipped with antiseptics and children use them exclusively under the supervision of an educator.
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In addition, according to him, the use of reusable towels, the use of cuddly toys, long-pile carpets and the use of city shoes inside are prohibited in kindergartens. It is also prohibited to organize public events with the participation of children from more than one group and with the participation of spectators.
“The kindergarten should have a 5-day supply of all necessary protective equipment and disinfectants. Train employees on the correct use of protective equipment and organize the implementation of these rules. Replace the solid soap with liquid and cloth napkins with paper. Warn parents of the special conditions of the establishment, regularly clean the rooms with disinfectants, ventilate the room regularly, temporarily remove people from the at-risk group from work “, said Stepanov .
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He noted that in these rules, there is nothing like children are constantly masked.
As reported, at 11:00 p.m. on May 23 in Ukraine, 20,580 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 605 were fatal, 6,929 patients recovered. 432 new cases were recorded per day.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru