HWC Batergam starts OPD facitily from tomorrow
KUPWARA, APRIL 30 : District Administration Kupwara puts all possible efforts to provide better healthcare facilities to the people across the district. In order to further augment the facility, in view of present scenario , OPD facilities have been made available at Health and wellness Centre (HWC) Batergam from tomorrow.
The Deputy Commissioner Kupwara Ansul Garg today said,” In order to augment healthcare facility for people of Kupwara town and adjacent areas, OPD services shall be available from 10am to 4pm at Health and Wellness Centre, Battergam from 1st May onwards. 3 senior doctors along with para medical staff have been deputed for the purpose by Chief Medical Officer.”
He said the sub district Hospital Kupwara, situated in the town, has recently been designated as exclusive COVID Hospital with restricted public movement.
The patients from Kupwara town and peripheral areas can had their treatment in the Health and Wellness Centre, Batergam, which is only 5 kilometer from the town.
Earlier, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Nazir Ahmad Lone visited Batergam to take stock of the facilities in the Health and Wellness Centre. During the inspection, he interacted with the doctors and para medical staff and stressed upon them to work with added dedication to provide better medicare facilities to the patients of the area.