Vaccination campaign to become public movement in state
CM Mr. Chouhan reviews health department
Bhopal, January 31, 2017 (Muslim Saleem): Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that vaccination work should be carried out in the state under the Mission Mode. Campaign should be conducted in the name of ‘Mission Hundred’. The vaccination campaign should be transformed into a public movement by linking representatives of various categories of the society. He directed the officers of the Health department to prepare a detailed action plan to carry out vaccination work with public participation. CM Mr. Chouhan was reviewing the Public Health and Family Welfare Department at CM House today. Minister for Public Health and Family Welfare Mr. Rustam Singh and Chief Secretary Mr. B.P. Singh were present in the meeting. CM Mr. Chouhan said that better results will be obtained in health sector if health services will reach remote places. Besides ensuring more availability of doctors and good medical centers towards expansion of health services, also cross checking should be done regularly. People rendering good work should be honoured. In areas where doctors are not found for work, incentive amount should be considered for those places. Mr. Chouhan emphasised a need on coordinated efforts of Health and Women-Child Development departments to eradicate the problem of malnutrition. He further mentioned that also efforts should be made to bring changes in the mindset of the society.
He congratulated the department on getting information about 30 percent decrease in malaria cases in comparison to last year. It is informed in the meeting that 90 seater integrated call center has been established for Ambulance 108 and Janni Ambulance. Arrangements have been made to monitor ambulances thorough G.P.S. technology. Moreover, real time information of medicine stores from district hospitals to primary health centres has been provided on the public portal. Also demo on real time maintenance and monitoring software Anmol thorough tablet related to services provided by the A.N.M. community was presented. The Anmol will be implemented from April month in the state. Information on works undertaken to fill posts of doctors and other categories, technical man power, strengthening of medical services, work based evaluation and regular training was given.