Precaution from Heat for OPD Patients in Hospitals

Government of West Bengal
Directorate of Medical Education
Department of Health & Family Welfare
Swasthya Bhawan, Salt Lake
Block – GN, 29; Sector: V, Kolkata: 700091.

Memo No. DME/Spl/Corresp/75/2015 Dated 25-05-15

From: Director of Medical Education & Ex-Officio Secretary to the Government of West Bengal.


Due to unprecedent heat wave passing through the entire State the patient parties along with the relatives of the admitted patients and OPD patients are suffering from agonizing heat effects. All possible steps should be taken so that all the cooling equipments including the fans remain functioning through out. Moreover there should not be any scarcity of water at any time. All the concerned Directors/ Principals of all Medical Colleges and all the concerned Officers of the departments of PHE & PWD are hereby notified to take the matter seriously and take urgent actions for the same.

Director of Medical Education & Ex-Officio Secretary
Government Of West Bengal

No. DME/75 dated 25.05.15

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