Hotline: 1800 102 2007
Hotline: 1800 102 2007
Oct, 07 2017

Vacant posts of doctors at health centers has hit medical services in Odisha

According to government norms, at least 6 doctors, including 4 specialists, should be posted in each CHC

Vacant posts of doctors at health centers has hit medical services in Odisha

A large number of vacant posts of doctors at health centres has impacted medical services in Odisha's Ganjam district. While the sanctioned strength of doctors in the district is 399, at least 275 of the posts are lying vacant.

 Chief District Medical Officer (CDMO), Saroj Kumar Mishra "We have apprised the state government about the shortage of doctors. Forty doctors have recently been engaged on contractual basis in the district."

The district has 580 different health centres, including 460 sub-centres, 89 single-doctor public health centres (PHCs) and new PHCs, 30 community health centres (CHCs) and a district headquarter hospital here.

According to government norms, at least 6 doctors, including 4 specialists, should be posted in each CHC.

While several hospitals, including the ones at Digapahandi, Patrapur and Kodala are running with single doctors, 34 new PHCs are functioning without any doctor. The CHC at Balisira is functioning with a contractual doctor. While the government had appointed 22 MBBS doctors in August in the district, only four of them have joined so far.

sharebtn
Comment
user
email
mobile
address
star
Related opportunities
  • About Us: At DogSpa we love to spoil, treat and pamper..
    Locations looking for expansion Delhi
    Establishment year 2014
    Franchising Launch Date 2019
    Investment size Rs. 10lac - 20lac
    Space required 500
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater New delhi Delhi
  • Car Wash / Ceramic Coating / Detailing
    About Us: Start your own express car wash franchise business and..
    Locations looking for expansion Uttar Pardesh
    Establishment year 1987
    Franchising Launch Date 2010
    Investment size Rs. 10lac - 20lac
    Space required 1000
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit, Multiunit
    Headquater Gautam Buddha Nagar Uttar Pardesh
  • Sports & Gaming
    About Us: We are a Family Entertainment Centre that caters to..
    Locations looking for expansion Delhi
    Establishment year 2016
    Franchising Launch Date 2020
    Investment size Rs. 50lac - 1 Cr.
    Space required 1500
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater New delhi Delhi
  • Ayurvedic, Herbal & Organic Products
    About us: Established in 2015, Balu Herbals Pvt Ltd. is one..
    Locations looking for expansion Delhi
    Establishment year 2015
    Franchising Launch Date 2018
    Investment size Rs. 10lac - 20lac
    Space required 150
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater New delhi Delhi
Insta-Subscribe to
Entrepreneur
Magazine
sme-80x109
For hassle free instant subscription, just give your number and email id and our customer care agent will get in touch with you
email
mobile
OR Click here to Subscribe Online
Daily Updates
Submit your email address to receive the latest updates on news & host of opportunities