The Odisha authorities has directed officers to finish the constructing of three new medical colleges and hospitals by December this year and transfer the Medical Council of India for essential permission to start admission from next tutorial session.
This path was issued by Chief Secretary A Ok Tripathy whereas reviewing the progress made in three tasks at a high-level assembly right here on Thursday, an official mentioned.
The state has presently undertaken development of three new medical colleges at Talcher, Sundergarh and Puri.
The Mahanadi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research at Talcher, Medical College and Hospital at Sundargarh and Jagannath Medical College and Hospital Puri would have MBBS consumption capability of 100 seats every.
These establishments would supply tertiary well being care services. Target was set to start the medical faculty at Puri from the tutorial session 2021-22.
The institute at Talcher supported by MCL could be run by a belief on ‘no profit no loss basis’. The medical faculty at Sundargarh is being supported by NTPC.
Additional Chief Secretary, Health and Family Welfare, P Ok Mohapatra, Director of Medical Education and Training Dr CBK Mohanty together with senior officers from the division, NTPC and MCL participated in the discussions.
Apart from AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, Odisha has seven state run medical colleges at Cuttack, Berhampur, Burla, Koraput, Baripada, Balasore and Bolangir.