LAHORE - Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education Department has prepared contingency plan for providing dialysis facility and provision of medical cover to patients at public sector hospitals during Eidul Fitr holidays.

All the teaching hospitals, specialized healthcare institutes, autonomous medical institutions and EDOs Health have been directed to ensure uninterrupted medical facilities during the holidays.

Vice chancellors of medical universities, principals of medical institutions, superintendents of all the teaching hospitals and EDOs Health have been directed to prepare duty roster of doctors, nurses and other staff to perform duties at dialysis centers/wards. Signboards indicating round the clock provision of dialysis services during Eid holidays would be displayed at prominent places within the hospitals premises. They have been further directed to make arrangements for medical, surgical and special care during any emergency situation. All the heads of healthcare institutions have been directed to ensure compliance on the contingency plan.