ITANAGAR April 20:"Make Arunachal Pradesh a role model in health care services by creating success stories of its effective health delivery system", exhorted Chief Minister NabamTuki while addressing the Second State Health Mission Meeting here at Golden Jubilee Banquet Hall today. He was speaking to a decent gathering of Ministers, Law makers, Bureaucrats, Doctors and Health workers.
"Good Health for all" should be taken up on a mission mode in the state under all existing means of Central as well as state health machineries, asserted the Chief Minister. He called for putting up collective effort to sum up the shortcomings in delivering health services to the common people.
Tuki hinted for one window monitoring mechanism for social sectors in order to ensure that there is no laxity in terms of deliverance of health services in all level. He directed the Chief Secretary to work out modalities in this direction.
The CM further called upon the Doctors, Para-medical staffs and health workers to imbibe work culture in order to restore the faith of the people towards Government Hospitals. He assured to provide all required equipment to the hospitals, like diagnosis equipment, medicines etc. besides opining for opening of Pharmacy in the hospital itself to facilitate the patients.
While encouraging the NGOs running PHCs and CHCs in far flung areas of the state by successfully catering to the health needs of the people, the Chief Minister said that such initiatives need to be extensively promoted.
While welcoming constructive suggestions from various stakeholders, the CM requested the State Health Mission to record it and think over for its implementation. He assured of providing all possible help to the health department.
Speaking on the occasion, Health Minister Rajesh Tacho appealed the state government to give emphasis on health sector. He put forward various challenges faced by the