Health Desk- Jan 14, 2019: Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Malik on Sunday said a monitoring cell will be set up soon to improve health services for patients in hospitals across the country.
“A monitoring cell will be set up soon at the ministry to ensure regular presence of manpower, proper maintenance of medical instruments, cleanliness and adequacy of medicine in hospitals. The cell will try to improve standards of services for patients in hospitals,” he said.
The minister came up with the statement while exchanging views with journalists at his secretariat office. Bangladesh Health Reporters Forum greeted the minister in the programme.
Zahid Malik said as per election manifesto, cancer hospitals will be set up in every divisional city and cancer unit will also be set up in every district and medical college and hospitals across the country.
The health minister said school-based health awareness activities will be laid emphasis as part of raising awareness about cancer.