There is a good news for the doctors and their class IV assistants in Haryana. The government has decided to revise the age old remuneration of Rs 10 and Re one per postmortem. As per new rates, they would now get Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 respectively for performing post-mortem in hospitals.
This decision was taken in a review meeting of Health and Medical Education Departments presided over by, Anil Vij in Chandigarh on Tuesday.
Vij also announced that all hospitals would soon be made online under e-Upchar system. So far, the complete record of patients of nine district hospitals, a Community Health Centre, a Primary Health Centre, a AYUSH hospital, a Medical Colleges at Khanpur and Nalhar, have been made online. The record of patients taking treatment in these hospitals would also be available online in other hospitals too for their treatment.
Those present in the meeting included, Additional Chief Secretary, Health Department, P K Mahapatra, Additional Chief Secretary, Medical Education and Research Department, K K Khandelwal, Managing Director, National Health Mission, Rajiv Ratan, Director General, AYUSH, Dr Saket Kumar and Directors of medical colleges and senior officers of Health Department.