Nanda chairs RKS meeting in Udhampur

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UDHAMPUR: Minister of State for Finance, Planning, IT, Law, Justice, Parliamentary Affairs, CA&PD, Relief and Rehabilitation, Labour and Employment Ajay Nanda who is also the Chairman of Rogi Kalyan Samiti (RKS) Saturday chaired a meeting of Governing body of Rogi Kalyan Samiti (RKS) of Primary Health Centres of block Panchari and Tikri (PHCs) at Dak Bunglow Udhampur.
The Minister reviewed the physical and financial status of Primary Health Centre of block Panchari and emphasized upon the hospital management that healthcare of the people is topmost priority of the Government and also stressed upon the management to give best medical care to the poor and needy people of the area.
Stressing for special attention towards sanitation and cleanliness in the hospital, he assured every possible help for the up-gradation of infrastructure and better health services in primary health centres so that people may not suffer anymore.
During the meeting, several issues pertaining to developmental works and infrastructure needed for the Primary Health Centres were discussed in the meeting including shortage of staff, Implementation of NPHCE and National Programme for Control of Diabetes, Stroke, Hypertension and CVD diseases, up-gradation of OPD Services, laboratory and blood bank, X-ray, USG, CT Scan, emergency and casualty.
Various other issues were also discussed including outsourcing of sanitation and security, approval for diet, bio-medical waste disposal and construction of bio-medical waste dumping shed maintenance of PHCs building etc.
Earlier, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Udhampur Dr. Santosh Sharma gave a detailed resume of the previous developmental activities and procurements and put forth new demands required for the welfare of the patients and the smooth functioning of the primary health centre.
Among others, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Udhampur Dr. Santosh Sharma, Tehsildar Moungri, Amit Verma, Block Medical Officers, Block Panchari and Tikri and other officers of the concerned department were present on the occasion.