42604 patients were treated in outdoors of 22 hospitals

Lahore, December 15, 2016 (PPI-OT):Spokesman of Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education Department has said that the patients were treated as per routine in teachings hospitals of the province also on Thursday and besides senior doctors, majority of young doctors performed their duties in outdoors efficiently. He further said that according to the facts and figures collected from different 22 hospitals, 42604 patients were provided treatment.

According to details, treatment facilities were provided to 2129 patients in the outdoor of Jinnah Hospital, 1994 in Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, 2893 in Lahore General Hospital, 379 in Punjab Dental Hospital, 5625 in Mayo Hospital, 430 in Lady Aitcheson Hospital, 1510 in Punjab Institute of Cardiology, 1943 in Kot Khawaja Saeed Hospital, 1463 in Allama Iqbal Memorial Hospital Sialkot, 1799 in Civil Hospital Bahawalpur, 4446 in Bahawal Victoria Hospital Bahawalpur, 956 in Children Hospital Multan, 3012 in Nishter Hospital Multan, 354 in Nishter Dental Hospital, 1387 in Ch. Pervaiz Elahi Institute of Cardiology Multan, 3266 in Allied Hospital Faisalabad, 1243 in Faisalabad Institute of cardiology, 1279 in DHQ Hospital Faisalabad, 3166 in DHQ Hospital Sargodha, 305 in Wazirabad Institute of Cardiology, 1880 in Services Hospital Lahore and 1145 in outdoor of District Headquarter Teaching Hospital Dera Ghazi Khan.

On the direction of Secretary Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education, Najam Ahmed Shah, officers of the department remained present for monitoring in teaching hospitals. Police was also deputed for the security of doctors and other staff on duty.

For more information, contact:
Directorate General Public Relations, Punjab (DGPR)
Government of the Punjab
21-Mahmood Gaznavi Road (Abbot Road), Lahore, Pakistan
Tel: +92-42-99201390-1-2
Fax: +92-42-99201371-2
E-mail: info@dgpr.punjab.gov.pk
Website: www.dgpr.punjab.gov.pk