LGH takes responsibility for the dengue field hospital
Lahore General Hospital (LGH) on Wednesday took over the responsibilities of the Dengue Field Hospital Exhibition Center set up by the government of Punjab to provide prompt treatment to dengue patients.
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – October 6, 2021): Lahore General Hospital (LGH) on Wednesday took over the responsibilities of the exhibition center of the dengue field hospital set up by the government of Punjab to provide timely treatment for dengue fever patients.
According to the LGH spokesperson, more than 50 LGH employees are said to be working in the Dengue Filed Expo Center, including consultants, doctors, nurses, laboratory technicians and paramedics.
Speaking to the media, Post Graduate Medical Institute senior professor Professor Sardar Muhammad Al-freed Zafar said the war on dengue cannot be won without raising public awareness, adding that social organizations and the media must fully play their role in this regard.
Professor Al-freed added that the arrangements made by CM Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar and Provincial Minister of Health Dr Yasmin Rashid for the thorough medical examination of dengue patients at the Exhibition Center were commendable.
Senior PGMI said that according to Ministry of Health guidelines, medical and diagnostic facilities were provided free of charge to LGH patients and that all employees, including administration, would remain vigilant until the virus was over. of dengue.
He said that not all fever is dengue, citizens should not miss the opportunity of cleanliness and precaution.
While appreciating the initiative of the field hospital, Professor Al-freed urged people to avoid charlatans in case of dengue fever and to immediately contact the nearest hospital so that they can get rid of the disease. as soon as possible and that its appropriate treatment can also be ensured.