Civil Hospital faces unavailability of female Doctors patients badly suffering

SAWAN KHASKHELI
BADIN:
Civil Hospital working is without female Doctors consequently thousands of poor patients are badly suffering from getting medical treatment.
According to a detail a thick populated Civil Hospital catering the patients of catchment areas of coastal belt, Tharparkar, Deeplo, Kadhan, Shadi Large, Seerani, Kario Ganhwar, Luari sharif and other area & patients who are coming from far flung area facing different complications and needs immediate treatment and attention.
It has been reported that there are original strength at about 16 women medical officer and Senior Medical Officer but surprisingly it is noted that only one lady Dr. Farzana Kousar Bukhari is working there who performed OPD, Labor room, indoor patients (gynee ward) ultra sound and medico legal cases not only from Taluka Badin but also from Kadhan and different areas.
More reported that many doctors were appointed on Domicile of Badin district but mostly they are working at big cities Karachi and Hyderabad.
Mr. Zahid Wasif , the senior representative of W.H.O briefed that due to shortage of specialist’s doctors in Cardiac, Child, general surgeon, general physician surgeon and gynecologist and other women doctors the routine business of Civil Hospital Badin is worsen. He also further reported about lack of staff which was sent to the Health department, but no avail.
Earlier the team has also visited District Health officer Badin, Mr. Aijaz Ursani, to monitor the work relating to measles, EPI, polio and directed to them to achieve targets and also ensure awareness.