Kashmir Indepth
Kashmir

Selection list of 111 doctors for NHM issued in record time

Srinagar, July 7 : With a view to increase access to health care services across the State, National Health Mission, J&K has issued selection list of 111 MBBS doctors in a record time.

The walk-in interview for the posts was conducted on 4th and 6th July 2019 at Jammu and Srinagar.

To ensure transparency the competent authority issued the selection lists on the same day of walk-in interviews. The selected doctors have been posted in various health institutions of the State especially to strengthen the Maternal and Child Health Services in Special Newborn Care Units (SNCUs) and various peripheral health care institutions.

Bhupinder Kumar, Mission Director, NHM, J&K in a statement said that the State is committed and is taking adequate measures including hiring of manpower in a transparent manner to eliminate preventable deaths of newborns and children by 2030 in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

He said that the State has already achieved under 5 mortality rate of 26 (SRS 2016) and aims to achieve single digit Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) by 2022 for which a roadmap has already been drafted by the Health and Medical Education Department under the guidance of Atal Dulloo, Financial Commissioner Health and Medical Education Department.

The focus of State Health Society, NHM shall continue to remain on deployment of skilled health work force in rural and remote areas which includes financial incentives for ensuring availability of doctors in difficult areas, he added.

Related posts

Traffic ban tantamount to intrusion on civil liberties: Altaf Bukhari

Kashmir Indepth

COVID-19: Govt evacuates 4,60,557 stranded JK residents; 3,26,813 via Lakhanpur, 1,33,744 through special trains

Kashmir Indepth

To ensure business continuity, craft exporters urged to participate in EPCH, CEPC Virtual Fairs

Kashmir Indepth

Zaira Wasim Back on Social Media Day After Quitting it Over Locust Attack Post Backlash

Kashmir Indepth

Div Com issues fresh avalanche warning

Kashmir Indepth

All withdrawn posts to be re-advertised, fast racked for fair and transparent recruitment

Kashmir Indepth

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy