Health Minister announced the appointment of five thousand technologists
Health Minister Zahid Malek has said that the process of hiring 5,000 new technologists is underway. He said that these technologists will be recruited very soon.
He made the remarks while inaugurating a 2,000-bed temporary hospital at the Bashundhara International Convention Center in the capital on Sunday (May 18th). The health minister said, “Two thousand doctors and five thousand nurses have been recruited in 10 days.” Work is underway to recruit at least 5,000 new medical technologists to strengthen the medical sector. They will be recruited very soon.
In just 20 days, the government has been able to build the Bashundhara Temporary Kovid Hospital, he said, adding that the hospital has 2,013 isolated beds. Of which 61 beds are connected with oxygen cylinders. There are 400 more portable oxygen cylinders. ‘
Plasma therapy is now underway in the country to combat corona, as well as remediation is being made in the country and the drug is being stockpiled to the government, he said.
Asking people to hide any signs of corona, he said, “Letters have been sent to all public and private hospitals for compulsory treatment of general patients at Non-Covid Hospital.”
Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan, Additional Secretary of Health Services Habibur Rahman, Additional Secretary Sirajul Islam, Editor of Daily Bangladesh Pratidin Naeem Nizam and other officials were present at the function presided over by Health Secretary Asadul Islam.