MUZAFFARGARH : Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said that Government Recep Tayyip Erdogan Hospital Muzaffargarh is providing latest facilities to the people of Southern Punjab; adding that no hospital is being privatized.
The Chief Minister stated this while talking to media during his surprise visit to the extension project of Government Recep Tayyip Erdogan Hospital Muzaffargarh on Thursday. He went to the hospital without any prior information after the inauguration of speedo bus service in Multan, inspected the construction work and went to different wards and other sections. The hospital staff and the labourers were pleasantly surprised to see the Chief Minister moving around.
Shehbaz Sharif also inquired after the health of patients in different wards of the Government Recep Tayyip Erdogan Hospital.
He praised the general conditions of cleanliness as well as presence of doctors and said that he has been happy to visit the hospital where patients are given best healthcare facilities.
However, the Chief Minister reprimanded the MS for not wearing the gown and made it clear that non-wearing of gown is improper. He inquired the patients and their attendants about the healthcare facilities who expressed their satisfaction about the quality of treatment and free provision of medicines. They added that this hospital is genuinely providing health facilities to the people of Southern Punjab.
The Chief Minister told that Punjab government is enhancing 250-beds in this hospital so as to provide quality healthcare facilities to more and more people of Southern Punjab. He said that speed of construction work be expedited further as extension in this hospital will provide many more facilities to the people.
Shehbaz Sharif said that every patient is treated free of cost in Government Recep Tayyip Erdogan Hospital and it is much better than public sector hospitals. This hospital is a reminder to those who are engaged in public sector hospitals but are work shriek.
The Chief Minister said that he has inspected the under-construction building of the extension project and has also inquired the patients about their treatment in the hospital who have expressed their satisfaction over the provision of medical facilities.
To a question, Shehbaz Sharif said that Multan Kidney Centre will also start working soon
Originally published by INP