Rising Kashmir NewsSrinagar
Dr Omar J Shah formally assumed the charge of Director SKIMS on Saturday.
Soon after taking over, the Director SKIMS chaired the first emergency meeting with all faculty heads and stressed on streamlining the functioning of SKIMS.
He said that there is a need to work to preserve the prestige of the institution and to work hard towards achieving its avowed objectives.
Director also acknowledged the importance of every individual working in SKIMS.
He said government is focused and is monitoring closely the working of SKIMS and everyone working in the Institute should be committed to serve at grass root level which includes basic patient care system so that the Institute sets an example in tertiary health care.
Meanwhile, Medical Faculty, administration and other supportive services staff of SKIMS assured full cooperation and support to the Director for betterment of the patient care.
Also, Resident Doctors Association called off their strike and hailed appointment of Dr. Omar Javed Shah as Director SKIMS.