LAHORE: Punjab Well being Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid stated on Friday that the provincial authorities have prioritised to enhance maternal care amenities in government-run hospitals which is able to considerably cut back mortality fee, ARY Information reported.
Dr Yasmin Rashid, whereas speaking to a delegation comprising well being representatives from London and New York, stated that it’s the authorities’s prime precedence to offer fundamental healthcare amenities to the moms and new child youngsters. She stated that steps are being taken for the prevention of eye illnesses amongst youngsters.
The provincial well being minister was holding a gathering with the delegation led by the Mayo Hospital’s chief govt officer (CEO) Professor Dr Asad Aslam.
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In the course of the assembly, Rashid and the delegation members exchanged views on the steps for controlling eye illnesses and mom and youngster care amenities. The delegation members have additionally apprised the well being minister concerning the supply of free medical amenities in numerous cities of the nation.
“We’re taking steps for the prevention of eye illnesses amongst youngsters, whereas, it’s our prime precedence to make sure fundamental healthcare amenities to expectant moms. We now have to make sure the supply of finest and trendy medical amenities to the mom and youngster for lowering the mortality fee,” stated Yasmin Rashid.
On December 5, Dr Rashid had introduced to construct a brand new 500-bed hospital in Sialkot to offer well being amenities to individuals of Punjab.
The provincial well being minister introduced a call whereas addressing the individuals of the second convocation of the Khawaja Muhammad Safdar Medical School (KMSMC) Sialkot.
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She stated the federal government was making all-out honest efforts for guaranteeing the supply of superior medical amenities to individuals on the native stage. “Efficient and optimistic insurance policies of the federal government at the moment are bearing fruits,” she stated, including the well being sector was bettering daily.
Later, she distributed medals among the many good college students for his or her excellent efficiency.
Provincial Minister for Particular schooling Ch Muhammad Ikhlaq, Chairman board of Administrators Khawaja Muhammad Safdar Medical School (KMSMC) Prof Dr Eice Muhammad, Principal KMSMC Prof Dr Tariq Mehmood Rehan, Vice-Chancellor Authorities School Girls College (GCWU) Prof Dr Rukhsana Kausar have been additionally current.