3,000 get free medical aid at LGH emergency unit daily: Dr Alfreed

By: News Desk      Published: 02:08 AM, 24 Aug, 2021
3,000 get free medical aid at LGH emergency unit daily: Dr Alfreed
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Post-Graduate Medical Institute (PGMI) Principal Prof Dr Alfreed Zafar has reiterated the resolve to ensure better public service delivery in Lahore General Hospital.

A total of 3,000 patients is being provided with free medical aid daily and the number of beds in the emergency unit has been increased from 110 to 220, he told the media on Monday.

He listed feats saying that the hospital has been upgraded as a state-of-the-art institution. He said that swift diagnostic facilities were being provided to the patients free of cost, and the trust of people was increasing in the LGH medical services day by day.

He said training courses were being conducted regularly in the hospital to enhance professionalism among doctors, nurses and paramedics. Prof Alfreed said a Triage Department had also been set up in the emergency of General Hospital so that there could be no delay in treatment facilities t.