Chief Secretary Punjab Akbar Durrani on Monday ordered medical superintendents of Punjab Dental and Lady Willingdon hospitals to improve cleanliness arrangements.
During his visits to the hospitals, the Chief Secretary inspected different wards, inquired the patients about provision of health facilities and issued necessary orders for resolving their problems. He directed the medical superintendents to prepare cost estimation for repair and maintenance of buildings, and purchase beds, necessary equipment and machines so that patients could not face any problem.
He also ordered starting evening shift in dental hospital to facilitate patients especially government servants. Talking to students of De’ Montmorency College of Dentistry, the Chief Secretary said: “Medical is a noble profession; doctors should take pride and perform their duties considering it a service to humanity”.
In Lady Willingdon Hospital, the Chief Secretary inspected hostels, Daycare Centre and laboratory and checked quality of food in kitchen and canteen.