Vacant posts in Health Department being filled on fast-track basis: Govt

Minister of State for Health and Medical Education, Ms. Asiea Naqash informed the House that out of 14 sanctioned posts of Doctors in Emergency Hospital Banihal, 9 are in position and against 24 posts of paramedics, 16 are in position. She said besides 2 MBBS, ISM Doctors have also been engaged under NHM to supplement the existing manpower in the hospital.

Replying to a question by Mr. Vikar Rasool, the Minister said that Rs 30 lakh have been released for procurement of critical care ambulance for district Ramban adding that procurement process is underway.

The Minister informed that to meet the shortage of Radiologists in the hospitals in Jammu division, 59 doctors have been trained through short-term courses in sonography.

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