Most Modern Block Being Constructed In DHQ Hospital, Faisalabad


Most modern block being constructed in DHQ Hospital, Faisalabad

FAISALABAD, Jan 4 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 04th Jan, 2017 ) : The most modern three-storey block is under construction in District Headquarters (DHQ) Hospital Faisalabad to facilitate the patients, said Deputy Commissioner Salman Ghani.

During his visit to DHQ Hospital on Wednesday, the DC said a state-of-the-art ICU, Gynecology and Children Wards would be established in the three-storey block. He said that funds of Rs 200 million had been spent for the renovation/rehabilitation of the 60 years old building of DHQ Hospital, besides providing advance medical machinery and equipments.

He informed that Outdoor Patient Department (OPD) had been reorganized on war-footings to ease the patient for their medical check-up. The Deputy Commissioner visited to medical, surgical, orthopedic and other sections of emergency ward and inquired about the health of under treatment patients.

He also interacted with the relatives of the patients and inquired about the performance of the staff and facilities of the medical treatment. The Deputy Commissioner took serious notice on a complaint and directed the hospital management to arrange additional wheelchairs and stretchers near the emergency block to facilitate the patients.

He ordered to make five-bed ICU in emergency block functional without any delay and in this connection, administrative arrangements should be made promptly. The Deputy Commissioner directed for proper maintenance of entire building of DHQ Hospital and said that ongoing development work should be completed speedily.

He also took serious notice on the seepage of water in a portion of emergency ward and directed for taking measures immediately. The DC directed for keeping the entire diagnostic and medical machinery in working condition and said that relevant staff should be present for providing X-rays, Ultrasounds, Laboratory Tests and other diagnostic facilities to the patients came for medical treatment in emergency situation.

Later, Deputy Commissioner Salman Ghani visited Govt General Hospital Ghulam Muhammadabad and inspected its various wards. Medical Superintendent (MS) General Hospital Dr. Abbas Ali informed the DC about the performance of the hospital and apprised him about the shortage of the doctors.