Health workers service structure to be announced soon: adviser
Chief Minister's Adviser on Health Kh Salman Rafique has said that sincere efforts are being made for service structure of lady health workers and resolving problems of medical staff of class-IV.
Kh Salman Rafique said that he would soon hold a meeting with senior officers of Finance and other departments concerned for giving service structure to paramedics of scale 1 to 4 and resolving problems of lady health workers.
He said this while presiding over a meeting to review the steps regarding service structure of lady health workers and paramedics of class-IV at Civil Secretariat, according to a handout issued here on Monday. Secretary Health Jawwad Rafique Malik, Director General Health Dr Amjad Shehzad, Additional Secretary Establishment Ijaz-ul-Haq, Deputy Secretary Shabbir Ahmed, Additional Director General Mother and Child Health Programme Dr Pervaiz Imtiaz and other officers were present on the occasion. The meeting reviewed the progress of resolving problems of lady health workers and paramedics of class-IV.
Meanwhile, Kh Salman Rafique presided over a meeting with regard to repair of building and replacing roofs of De’Montmorency College of Dentistry (Dental Hospital). Principal Prof Hameed-ul-Waheed and Medical Superintendent Dr Mushtaq Alam as well as officers of Health Department were present on the occasion. The meeting was told that the estimates with regard to repair and replacement of roofs had been provided to Health Department by C&W Department according to which Rs7 million will be spent on the repair and roofs of the building. He directed that the work of repair and replacement of roofs should be started immediately and completed within a shortest period.