All steps being taken to protect people from coronavirus: Buzdar


Orders appointment of 136 nurses
Staff Reporter

Chief Minister of Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar visited Corona Management Center at Rawalpindi Institute of Urology and inspected arrangements made for the patients. He also inspected different wards in the center.
He also inspected the treatment facilities at corona management centre. Usman Buzdar said that 50 bed Corona Management Centre has been established in RIU and the number of beds can be increased if needed. Necessary diagnostic kits have been arranged for the coronavirus patients in Punjab.
Punjab cabinet has already given approval to the enforcement of public health emergency in the province. Every necessary step is being taken for protecting the people of the province from coronavirus.
He said that health advisory is being strictly implemented for the prevention of coronavirus. Screening process on airports has been made more effective. He said that special attention is being paid on the training of doctors, nurses and paramedics.
He was briefed about the corona management centre by Vice Chancellor of Rawalpindi Medical University Prof. Dr. Muhammad Umar. Provincial Health Minister Dr. Yasmeen Rashid, Secretary P&SH and officials concerned were present on the occasion.
Meanwhile, Chief Minister of Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar stopped his car while seeing nurses standing outside the hospital when he returned to Punjab House after visiting Corona Management Centre established in Rawalpindi Institute of Urology, Friday.
The Chief Minister listened to the problems of the nurses and assured them to solve their problems of appointments as soon as possible. Usman Buzdar gave necessary instructions regarding the appointment of nurses to Provincial Minister for Health Dr. Yasmin Rashid, Secretary Specialization Healthcare and Medical Education and concerned officials.
The chief minister announced to appoint 136 nurses in Rawalpindi Institute of Urology.Nurses thanked the chief minister for taking personal interests for the solution of their problems.