Medical Treatment Facilities for Retired Govt Servants27th June 2019
I am directed to refer the subject noted above and to state that the office of Hon`ble Minister for Health, Punjab, has received complaints regarding difficulties faced bythe retired Government servants in getting their medical treatment at public sector hospitals in Punjab. The Competent Authority has shown a serious concern and has directed to facilities all the retired Government servants either gazette or non-gazetted, at the public sector hospitals for getting medical treatment of their aliments.
2. I am further directed to request that all the retired government servants who had served the country with zeal and zest, may be provided medical treatment facilities on top priority basis. Furthermore, these retired Government servants may be provided fee of cost medicines available from the hospital pharmacies as per their entitlement. In vase of any complaints / non-compliance of the above directions of Hon`ble Minister for Health, Punjab, strict disciplinary action shall be taken against the responsible.