Chandigarh, October 18
With a view to additional enhance the emergency healthcare companies in well being establishments, Punjab’s Director, Well being and Household Welfare, Manjit Singh, paid shock visits to varied authorities hospitals in 4 districts within the state.
Singh mentioned the inspection was carried out at district hospitals in Rupnagar, SBS Nagar, Hoshiarpur and Pathankot and Sub-Divisional hospitals in Garhshankar, Mukerian, Dasua and Balachaur on Saturday.
“We examined the emergency medical services being supplied to the folks and in addition checked the provision of important medicines and medical gear, particularly in emergency and mom and little one hospital wards,” an official assertion quoted him as saying.
“We additionally monitored the sampling course of for COVID-19 testing at numerous hospitals. The drive lasted for round 16 hours,” mentioned Singh on Sunday.
He mentioned that sufferers and their attendants had been requested about remedy services being supplied within the hospitals.
“Throughout the drive, a couple of lapses had been discovered at some locations which will likely be eliminated on precedence foundation and essential directions have been issued to the officers on this regard,” he mentioned.
Throughout the inspection, he directed the officers that each one the important medicines needs to be out there within the emergency ward and attendants of the sufferers shouldn’t be requested to carry the identical from the market. PTI