Senior doctors’ attendance be ensured in Government Hospitals: Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar

Karachi, August 13, 2015 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Health Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has directed Special Secretary Health Riaz Memon to ensure attendance of doctors specially senior doctors including specialists so that the patients should not suffer in government hospitals. This he said while presiding over a meeting here in his office on Thursday. He said that the complaints were very common that senior doctors did not give proper time to their official duties, on the contrary they did give time to private hospitals and clinics.

Provincial Minister for Health added, ‘Government pays reasonable salaries to the doctors so it is their prime responsibility to perform their duties honestly.’ He said that the salaries of LHVs had been on line and their issues were being solved as well. He said that the importance and services of LHVs could not be denied and we were fully aware of their problems.

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