The Fact News Service
Chandigarh, September 10
In an effort to ease the process of making OPD cards for Government Multi Speciality Hospital, Sector16, Chandigarh for the convenience of the general public, Department of Information Technology, Chandigarh Administration launched the service of making OPD cards for citizens health checkup in sampark centres.
Initially the facility has been started in Sampark Centre, Sector 15, Chandigarh on pilot basis from 8 am to 11 am and on successful roll out of this service in Sector 15 centre this facility will be extended to other sampark centers as well. Now after paying Rs. 10/- citizens can make their OPD registration card from sampark centre- Sector 15 without any hassle.
With the launch of this service in sampark centres, the cumbersome process of standing in line for making the OPD cards in hospitals will be eased and this will be a big relief for the general public . In order to make Healthcare services in Chandigarh more citizen centric, more services of GMSH-16 Hospital will be made available in sampark centres.
Vinod P Kavle, IAS, Secretary Information Technology, Chandigarh Administration said, “This is a citizen friendly initiative which would make the process of making OPD cards more accessible and efficient for the public. As per the mandate of Government of India to provide hassle free services to the citizens, the department of IT is ready to start other services of hospitals through sampark like paying of medical test fee etc.”
Nitika Pawar, IAS, Director Information Technology, Chandigarh Administration said, “The Samparks are fully equipped to minimize the burden of Chandigarh Administration by extending more & more government services to the citizens under single window system of sampark centres which help in delivering efficient & transparent e-governance services at the doorsteps to the citizens.