Yasmin Rashid makes surprise visit to general hospital
Islamabad: Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid made a surprise visit to Wah General Hospital Taxila on Saturday and reviewed the arrangements at the Hospital. The Minister visited Emergency Ward, Operation Theatres, General Ward, checked duty roster, Complaint register and other sections of the Hospital.
She called up immediate meeting of the Hospital staff led by the Medical Superintendant of the Hospital. The Minister expressed her dissatisfaction over inadequate arrangements and directed the
staff to make immediate improvements. She said on her next surprise visit, disciplinary
action could be taken against non performing staff. She met patients in the hospital,
noted complaints on quality of services and directed the staff to address them on spot.
The Minister of Health also sought response from the staff on patient complaints. Dr.
Yasmin Rashid further said that best medical facilities must be provided to patients and
no compromise will be made on treatment of patients. “Let me reiterate that negligence
would be dealt with firm disciplinary action,” the Minister added.