Syndicate Meeting of Rawalpindi Medical University held



Minister approves new positions at DHQ Rawalpindi and other hospitals

Rawalpindi, (Parliament Times) : Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid granted sanction for a number of new positions at District Headquarters Hospital and different hospitals in Rawalpindi in the 8th Syndicate Meeting of the Rawalpindi Medical University on Friday.

Present in the meeting were Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Omar, Registrar and Syndicate members. Registrar Rawalpindi Medical University Dr. Omar presented the agenda items of the meeting. Vice Chancellor Rawalpindi Medical University Dr. Omar presented the performance reports of Rawalpindi Institute of Urology and its attached Teaching institutions. The meeting approved payments for pending liabilities including utility bills of Benazir Bhutto Hospitals, Holy Family Hospital, DHQ Rawalpindi and Medical University. The Minister granted approval for opening of new accounts for Benazir Hospital, DHQ Rawalpindi and Rawalpindi Medical University. The syndicate meeting approved payments for the medial equipment procured for DHQ and Holy Family Hospital. The meeting approved Rate Contract for year 2020-21 for cleanliness services at DHQ Rawalpindi. The Syndicate meeting granted approval for new positions at DHQ and other hospitals besides upgradation of positions of sub engineers.

Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid said, “We are making all out efforts to control Corona and Dengue in Punjab. If people did not follow SOPs there is risk of increase in cases. I appeal people to follow SOPs. Rawalpindi Medical University is implementing different research programs. Under supervision of Professor Dr. Omar, monitoring of development projects is underway”