PESSI

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PESSIPunjab Employees Social Security Institution (Labour and Human Resource Department; Punjab, India)
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Matters related to up-gradation of General and Finance Cadre, increase in the medical allowance of work charge employees of the institute along with special allowance of PSs and PAs, restoration of PESSI sub-office Jhelum, issuance of Rs.
It also discussed increase in the pension and medical allowance of retired employees of PESSI, repair and maintenance of CT Scan machine of Nawaz Sharif Social Security Hospital Multan Road, approval for appointment of Molecular Biologist in the hospital, seniority and promotion affairs of Urologist, up-gradation of paramedical staff, installation of security wire and repair work of Kala Shah Kaku Medical Center and renovation of Social Security Medical Center Town Ship.
Revised budget of PESSI for the year 2014-15 was also approved in the GB meeting along with proposals of up-gradation of Health Risk Allowance of low scale employees, shifting of Directorate of Social Security from Okara to Sahiwal district, and treatment of cancer patients from Sir Agha Khan Hospital.
He directed to hold inquiry on the issue as to why the ventilator was not available in PESSI MCHCC Kot Lakhpat, which is exclusively for newborn children and their mothers, and why NSSC Hospital did not admit the patient instead referring her to a private hospital, which led to her death.
The primary aim of the study is suggest improvements in health care services at PESSI hospital.
The Minister congratulated the successful candidates along with their parents and stressed upon the need for the labourers to register themselves with PESSI so as to avail all the permissible facilities under RV card.
Currently PESSI was providing health facilities through its 14 hospitals, 30 medical centers, 136 dispensaries, 186 emergency treatment centre functional in various cities of Punjab including Lahore, Faisalabad, Islamabad etc.
He said that numbers of registered workers in Faisalabad has swollen to 1,85,000 who are already enjoying health and other facilities doled out to them by PESSI.
Earlier, PESSI Commissioner Farhan Aziz Khawaja and DG (Labour) Nadeem Aslam Chaudhry gave a detailed briefing to the LCCI office-bearers and Executive Committee members about the proposed Convention.
PESSI achieved an income of more than eight billion, 12 crore rupees in last financial year through social security contribution, profit by investments, advance recoveries, IPPs and other sources while proposed target income for next fiscal year 2014-15 is rupees nine billion, 73 crore.
He directed the Commissioner, PESSI, Ishrat Ali to make it sure that all the best possible facilities of free of cost specialised medical treatment and education are provided to the poor labourers at their doorsteps.
The decision was announced by Commissioner PESSI Dr Sajid Yousafani while speaking at the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Monday.