Minister Primary and Secondary Healthcare Khawaja Imran Nazir has asked the doctors to identify black sheep in their community who are earning bad name for the sacred profession. He said that awards would be given to the hard workers while punishment will be given to the shirkers, for this purpose a policy has been introduced in the Primary & Secondary Health Department.
Kh. Imran Nazir further said that performance evaluation of all the staff of the department is being carried out on monthly basis. The Minister Health issued directions to the Secretary Health for taking disciplinary action against the five doctors of different hospitals who have referred the patients from the government hospital to their clinics/private hospital without any solid reason.
The Minister Health was presiding over a meeting of medical superintendents of all the DHQ and THQ hospitals, at a local hotel, here today. Besides, Secretary Health Ali Jan Khan, Director General Health Dr. Akhtar Rasheed Malik, Director IRMNCH Program Dr. Mukhtar Hussain Syed, Additional Secretary Dr. Sadain, Director Project Management Unit Muhammad Usman, team members of PMU and other concerned officers of the department also attended the monthly conference.