LAHORE    -   Punjab Minister for Primary and Sec­ondary Healthcare Department (P&SHD) Dr Muhammad Akhtar Malik on Monday visited Elec­tronic Media and Surveillance Centre, established at the de­partment and reviewed reports being broadcast on the media channels. According to official sources here, the minister also reviewed the performance of monitoring and surveillance centre. Health Information and Service Delivery Unit (HISDU) Director Muhammad Ahmer briefed the minister about the type of work, monitoring and surveillance. The minister was informed that electronic moni­toring of all district headquar­ters (DHQs) and tehsil head­quarters (THQs) hospitals was being carried out. Dr Muham­mad Akhtar Malik said that medicines being provided to patients and other medical fa­cilities were being monitored on regular basis. He said, “Once a complaint is reported, it is solved after contacting the rel­evant medical superintendent.

The minister also sought de­tails of the medicines being pro­vided in hospitals, rural health centres and basic health centres