- Doubled the capacity of the emergency ward with several new facilities
- The government is committed to keeping Punjabis healthy in terms of health
- Various projects worth Rs 196.81 crore have also been announced for Rajindra Medical College and Hospital
NewsPatiala: 29 April 2023 – Giving a big relief to the people of the state, especially the people of Malwa, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann today inaugurated an emergency facility equipped with modern facilities at the Rajindra Hospital here to provide timely emergency services to the people. can be ensured.After inaugurating the renewal of emergency, the Chief Minister said that the Chief Minister said that the people of Malwa come to Rajindra Hospital for treatment in large numbers and even patients from Ganganagar come here for treatment, that is why the government has decided to build this hospital. Efforts are being made to further strengthen the infrastructure. On this occasion, Medical Education and Research Minister Dr. Balbir Singh and MLA Ajitpal Singh Kohli were also present with him.In order to provide immediate treatment to the accident victims, the Chief Minister said that a trauma center will be established at Rajindra Hospital at a cost of Rs 68.74 crore, which will provide great convenience to the people. He said that currently the patients of accident cases are being taken to PGI for treatment. have to refer to He said that building a trauma center will save people’s time and PGI. The burden will also be reduced.The chief minister said that the capacity of beds in the emergency ward has been doubled from 50 beds to 100 beds, which will end the delay in providing emergency health facilities to the people. He said that the necessary tests for the patients will also be done in emergency and with this the treatment of the patient can be started on time.The Chief Minister said that 40 new employees have also been recruited specially for emergency, who will perform duty only in the emergency ward. The emergency ward of Rajindra Hospital has more modern facilities including advanced ICU. 17 beds for, four operation theaters for emergencies connected with operation theater, surgical HDU. 10 new beds have been established for Apart from this, a waiting area for 50 people and modern medical equipment have been installed.
Mentioning the responsibility of the government to keep Punjabis healthy, the Chief Minister further said that efforts are being made to equip the government hospitals with modern facilities. He said that a large-scale recruitment process has been started to fill the vacant posts in the health department.Bhagwant Mann said that the sole purpose of this step is to ensure the best healthcare services to the people of the state. The Chief Minister said that so far more than 500 Aam Aadmi clinics are providing free health and check-up services to the people and more clinics are also being opened in the near future. The Chief Minister said that cleanliness will also be taken care of in health institutions.On this occasion, the Chief Minister reviewed the health services to get information about the working in the hospital. Bhagwant Mann also got information about the facilities by talking in detail with the doctors and para-medical staff. The Chief Minister further said that besides equipping the existing government hospitals with latest facilities, attention is also being given to opening new hospitals.On this occasion, the Chief Minister also announced various projects worth Rs 196.81 crore for Rajindra Medical College and Hospital, which include accommodation for doctors, sports hall, separate ward for prisoners and other projects. He was accompanied by Health Minister Dr. Balbir Singh, MLA Ajitpal Singh Kohli, Chief Minister’s Media Director Baltej Pannu, I.G. Chief Winder Singh Chhina, Deputy Commissioner Sakshi Sahni, S.S.P. Varun Sharma, Additional Secretary of Medical Education Rahul Gupta, Director Medical Education and Research Dr. Avnish Kumar, Director Principal Medical College Dr. Dr. Rajan Singla, Medical Superintendent. H.S. Rekhi, AAP city president Tejinder Mehta, Balwinder Saini, and other personalities were also present.