Gazzanfar for timely implementation of health schemes

Jammu: Executive Committee of State Health Society Sunday held a meeting to discuss the draft State Programme Implementation Plan (SPIP) of National Health Mission for 2015-16.
An official spokesman said that the meet was held under the chairmanship of Secretary Health & Medical Education Gazzanfer Hussain.
Gazzanfer took detailed physical and financial review of various ongoing schemes being executed under National Health Mission and discussed the draft SPIP for the next year.
Secretary called for timely completion of various on-going projects and judiciously use of unspent funds and directed for uniform scale of honorarium for different categories of staff across the entire Centrally Sponsored Schemes of Health department including Disease Control Programmes.
Dr Yashpal Sharma, Mission Director, NHM, informed that the team of senior officers from Ministry of Health and Family Welfare will review the PIP of the State from 19th to 21st January 2015 and the last date for Submission of SPIPs by States has been fixed on 31stJanuary 2015.
The Committee reviewed the individual proposals of Govt. Medical Colleges, Directorates of Health/ Family Welfare and various programmes of NHM and approval was granted for their incorporation in the State Programme Implementation Plan of FY 2015-16.