Srinagar, Jan 13: Medical Faculty, administration and other supportive services staff of SKIMS greeted Prof. Omar Javed Shah today on assuming the charge of Director SKIMS/Ex-officio Secretary to Govt. They assured full cooperation and support to the Director for betterment of the patient care.
Director SKIMS who took first emergency meeting with all faculty heads and stressed on streamlining the functioning of SKIMS and said that we need to work to preserve the prestige of the institution and to work hard towards achieving its avowed objectives.
He acknowledged the importance of every individual working in SKIMS to strengthen the basic patient care services.
He said that govt. is focused and is monitoring closely the working of SKIMS and everyone working in the Institute should be committed to serve at grass root level which includes basic patient care system so that the Institute sets an example in tertiary health care.
Meanwhile, Resident Doctors Association called off their strike and hailed appointment of Dr. Omar Javed Shah as Director SKIMS. They also welcomed Governing Body decisions and ensured full cooperation to Director for better patient care management.