OPD providers suspended until additional order; Emergency providers to be continued
Instructs to reserve 75 beds in Advanced Cancer Centre Bathinda
CHANDIGARH: Firing from all cylinders, Punjab Government has determined to droop OPDs in all three Medical Colleges and Hospitals until additional orders and reserve all the beds in these services for COVID sufferers however the emergency providers to be continued.
In a gathering to evaluate the scenario of Oxygen availability and different necessities right here right this moment, Punjab Medical Education and Research Minister OP Soni instructed the authorities that immediate motion is required if any eventuality comes up pertaining to any obstruction in oxygen and every other medical provides. He mentioned that if any report of oxygen scarcity got here to their discover then immediately report it to increased authorities in order that steps may be taken.
Reiterating the state authorities led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to depart no stone unturned to present well being care services, the Cabinet Minister directed Principal Secretary Medical Education and Research to reserve 75 beds in Advanced Cancer Center, Bathinda for COVID sufferers. He additionally apprised that beds in medical faculties and hospitals being elevated by greater than 900 over the present occupancy. The work of set up of oxygen tanks and era crops is being expedited all through the state. He additionally ordered to commonly audit the provision, availability, and utilization of Oxygen to faucet any leakage or stress drops.
The assembly was attended by Principals & Medical Superintendents of Government Medical Colleges Amritsar, Patiala and Faridkot.