Like our Facebook Page

Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
Breaking News :   Delhi HC Cancels Summer Break Due To Time Lost In Light of COVID19, Will Remain Functional In June | Covid-19: Supreme Court asks Centre, J&K to reply on plea for restoration of 4G services | JeM militant arrested, arms and ammunition recovered in Baramulla | 3-yr-old minor girl raped in Ramban | Times likes these bring friends closer, says PM Modi after US President Donald Trump thanks India for HCQ export | J&K records fourth death due to COVID-19 | 6 coaches tranformed into isolation wards at Jammu Railway station to treat COVID-19 patients | J&K parliamentarians couldn’t utilize MPLADS funds | Amid Corona crisis, PDP leaders behaving in irresponsible manner | Amid Corona crisis, PDP leaders behaving in irresponsible manner | SMC employees, councilors lock horns amid COVID-19 crisis | 50 new ventilators to take month to reach JK Govt hospitals | 26 percent increase in Corona Virus patients in JK, positive cases reach 158 | Man linked to Tabligi Jammat tests positive for COVID-19 in Kulgam | MHA directs Govts to invoke stringent law to discourage hoarding, black-marketing of essentials | With strict measures in place, two more patients recover from COVID-19 in Ladakh | Pvt Company executing Hydel project at Draba denies salary to its local employees | J-K, Ladakh make wearing face masks mandatory | Lockdown will not be lifted in one go, will consult CMs: PM to Opposition | ACR Samba distributes food items among needy | BDC Chairperson gives Rs 25 k to SDPO Akhnoor | Donations pouring in to fight against COVID- 19 | AJKYF hails HRD Ministry, JKBOSE orders for promoting students | DDC Ramban launches distribution of free medicines under AYUSH | JKESTEWS greets people on Shab-e-Baraat, appeals to maintain communal harmony | Helping each other only way out | Ayurveda and Yoga gaining the confidence of Allopath fraternity | COVID19 - Dedication and Sense of Responsibility Vs Stress, Panic and Fear psychosis! | India mourns & honours her brave hearts who fell while exterminating Pakistani Vermin in Kashmir | Ameliorate problems faced by Gadigarh residents: Munish tells admin | J&K to set up two innovation-cum-training centres | J&K Govt bans new houseboats in Kashmir’s Dal, Nigeen lakes | Chairperson JJC monitors implementation of SC directions | Stone crusher owner, truck drivers among others booked for lockdown violations | Prices of masks, sanitizers and other preventive items shoot up in Poonch | 9 train cabins turned into isolation wards at Jammu Railway Station | MC Kishtwar installed disinfectant tunnel at District Hospital Kishtwar | Top JeM Commander killed in encounter at Sopore | Allopathic Dispensary Neel closed even in medical emergency | Shopkeepers compelled to pay rent during lockdown period by shop owners in Poonch | Went to nab drug peddler, police team attacked | Govt forms Committee to suggest panel for J&K BOSE chairman’s appointment | Highway reopens after remaining suspended for few hours | JMC installs disinfectant tunnel at Govt Hospital Gandhi Nagar | Post offices in J&K, Ladakh committed to provide financial, welfare services | Administrator, Principal GMC receive Support for Medicos and Health Workers | ‘Habalas-e-commerce fraud of multi-crore’; CB produces preliminary charge sheet | Bangladeshis, Rohingyas must be tried under anti national law: Randhir | LG should convene All Party meet over corona virus: Harsh | COVID-19 pandemic successfully contained in Ladakh, says local MP | Advocate General, Law Officers contribute Rs 5 lakh to J&K Relief Fund | District Adm to intensify marketing checking | Timber smuggling on rise in Bhadarwah during lockdown | Let’s maintain social distance, not shun social responsibility: Rana | Land transferred for establishment of Kendriya Vidyalaya | No one in J&K will go without ration, drinking water: Labour Commissioner | RBI Moratorium a cruel joke to small business houses: Citizen’s Forum | PDP Youth Wing Jammu demands 4G restoration | Tahir Rufayee provides ration kits to poor in remote areas | Keen greets people on Shab -e- Baraat | MPEJ demands surplus PPE's | Army pays tribute to soldiers martyrad at LoC in Keran sector | Handwara Police booked 27 persons for defying prohibitory orders and seized 6 vehicles | Free Ration distributed by We The Human | Coronavirus crisis a time to be human: Sahni | Varun distributes ration among needy | SC/ST Retired Employees Forum distributes ration | Back Issues  
news details
DDC Doda reviews patient care scenario, progress on health sector projects
2/18/2020 11:13:59 PM

Early Times Report

DODA, Feb 18: District Development Commissioner, Dr Sagar D Doifode today took stock of patient care scenario and progress on Health Sector Projects coming up in this mountainous district, here at a meeting of the concerned senior functionaries.
The meeting was attended by CPO; Chief Medical officers (CMO); Medical Superintendent District Hospital; BMOs; District Asha Coordinator; District Program Manager NHM and other officials of health department.
At the outset The CMO Dr Mushtaq Ahmed apprised the DDC about the progress made by the department under various indicators like number of OPD patients attended, patients treated in IPD, institutional deliveries, successful surgeries, conduct of lab tests, x-rays besides achievements under Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram (RBSK); Revised National TB Control Programme (RNTCP); Ayushman Bharat; Leprosy Control programme and non-communicable disease (NCD) Control programme.
The CMO informed the meeting that this year a substantial improvement has been recorded in all parameters as compared to last year with the availability of better subsidiary services, specialised doctors, consultants, establishment of GMC Doda. “The facilities have not only provided better healthcare services but also reduced the referrals of patients by approximately 40%,” he added.
This year (2019-20) till date, 551868 patients visited OPDs as against 483836 last year, number of IPD increased from 22837 to 31369, while 2002 major operations were done as against 1164 last year.
Similarly, institutional deliveries show a significant rise to 3817 against 3213 last year, while 198072 lab tests were conducted as against 120410 last year; 4569 ECGs were done against 2401; 16584 x- ray were done against 14302 last year; 858 blood transfusion were done against 430 of previous year and 1076 ultrasound were conducted at the only centre at Bhaderwah against 983 last year.
Referring to the shortage of staff at Trauma hospital Khellani and Thathtri, the DDC directed the CMO to write to the government so that necessary action can be initiated.
The meeting decided to impart Special training to the doctors for running Ultrasound centres in the district
The DDC further directed for organising a capacity building programme for the doctors of Gandoh and Thathri to facilitate blood transfusion in these blocks, without any fail.
The need for activating the Village Health Sanitation and Nutrition (VHSN) committees was also stressed upon by resolving impediments and encouraging them to spend the available funds.
Regarding disease control programmes, the DDC asked the department to conduct the screening for Non Communicable Diseases (NCD) for the identification of patients with hypertension and blood sugar patients so that the aim of this programme can be fulfilled in letter and spirit.
The DDC expressed satisfaction over implementation of Ayushman Bharat, RBSK, RNTCP, JSY in the district and asked the concerned to keep on working with same dedication and spirit.
While reviewing the ongoing projects of health department, the DDC directs the executing agencies to complete the works within the stipulated time frame
Regarding bio medical waste management, the DDC directed the concerned to dispose of the bio medical waste generated in their respective institutions according to the guideline of NGT.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
Early Times Android App
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
Train Enquiry
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center