Budgam : J K Emergency Medical Services Zonal Manager on Friday presented 5th Edition of JKEMS 108 Magazine to CMO Budgam.
In a function Zonal Manager JK Emergency Medical Services Mushtaq Ahmad presented 5th edition of its magazine to Dr Tajamul Hussain Khan, CMO Budgam.
They highlighted their achievements and work done vis a vis emergency 108 ambulance services, before CMO.
CMO Budgam Dr Tajamul Hussian while appreciating their efforts acknowledged that 108 services have changed the scenario of emergency services especially in far flung areas and in particular economically weaker sections.
He presented an appreciated letter to the Zonal Manager. Zonal Manager admitted that Budgam district under the guidance of CMO Budgam has done a tremendous job in providing the health care services at door steps of common people.
It’s important to mention that JKEMS scheme was launched in March 2020 and has fleet of 203 ambulances (108 in Jammu division and 95 in Kashmir division.
As per official data, about every 7.38 minutes at least one emergency case is being served by the J & K EMS team integrated with 24*7 emergency response centre.
Total 1,39,336 emergencies were responded/Handled from 24th March to 15th July 2022 by 108 Ambulances so far .
Atleast 408 deliveries were assisted by Emergency medical technicians inside the ambulance and at the scene.The official data revealed.
The officials also appeal to the general masses of state in case of any medical emergency please call on 108 to avail the services 24×7 , which is free of cost.