Punjab Government promotes 65 teaching doctors to BPS-19

Punjab Government promotes 65 teaching doctors to BPS-19

LAHORE: (APP) A meeting of Provincial Selection Board-II decided to promote 65 doctors of general and teaching cadre to BPS-19.

The meeting was held under the chair of Additional Chief Secretary Punjab Shamail Ahmed Khawaja in Civil Secretariat here on Monday.

It was informed in the meeting that 79 general cadre senior Medical Superintendents of BPS-18 were working in various government hospitals to grade-19 as assistant Principal Medical Officer (APMOs). These doctors also include those who were recruited on contract basis and afterward, they were regularized accordingly.

The meeting also decided to regularize assistant Principal Medical Officer Government Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif Hospital Multan, Dr.Aamir Qayyum and assistant Principal Medical Officer, Services Hospital Lahore Dr. Perven Ilyas from backdate providing them the facility of proforma promotion.

It was also decided in the meeting that Assistant pforfessor Thoracic Surgery Dr. Muhammad Shoaib Nabi along with an Assistant Professor of Paediatric Histo-Pathology and another Assistant Professor Paediatric Neurology working in the Institute of Child Health Lahore is granted promotion as Associate Professor in grade-19. Two Assistant Professor Nephrology posted at Mayo Hospital Lahore have also been promoted to grade-19 on the post of Associate Professors.

Radiologist Dr. Shujat Hussain has also been regularized ingrade-19 while the Additional Chief Secretary Shamail Ahmed Khawaja announced to convene another meeting of PSB-II on Monday, October 10, 2016 to consider the promotion of next batch of 300 grade-18 doctors and and directed to prepare their working papers on fast track.