Lal Singh reviews physical, financial achievements of Health Services, NHM
Utilise funds to raise infra facilities at hospitals
JAMMU:- Minister for Health and Medical Education, ARI and Trainings Choudhary Lal Singh today reviewed the physical and financial achievements of Health Department and National Health Mission (NHM) at a meeting of officers here this morning.
Director Health Services Dr. Baljeet Singh Pathania, Director Family Welfare Dr. Baldev Raj Sharma, Mission Director NHM Dr. Mohan Singh, besides Medical Superintendents, Chief Medical Officers, Block Medical Officers of Jammu province were present on the occasion.
The Minister directed the officers that the funds meant for purchase of drugs be immediately transferred to Jammu and Kashmir Medical Supplies Corporation Ltd without delay so that purchase process of medicines be started for the convenience of the patient care. He asked CMOs and BMOs for early submission of list of requirement of equipments in the hospitals.
Choudhary Lal Singh directed the BMOs who have not spent funds available in village Health and Sanitation Committees (VH&SC) to utilise the funds for the welfare of the health institutions.
The Minister asked the CMOs to immediately transfer funds meant for blocks so that BMOs could utilise for the purpose for which there were meant.