Bhubaneswar: The Health and Family Welfare Department, laying stress on the 5Ts of the Government, has linked some health institutions with Facebook and Twitter for providing better health services to the people through social media.
The SCB Medical College Hospital, the Sishu Bhawan and the Acharya Harihar Regional Cancer Centre in Cuttack and the Capital Hospital and the State Blood Transfusion Council in Bhubaneswar were linked through the social media on Wednesday.
People can lodge their complaints, inform about their grievances and submit their proposals through the respective social media handles. The handles are @Scbmchctc, https://www.facebook.com/SCBMCHCTC, @CapitalHospita4, https://www.facebook.com/capitalhospital.
bhubaneswar/, @OdishaSbtc, https://www.facebook.com/odishabloodsafety, @svppgip, https://www.facebook.com/sishubhawanctc, @AcharyaCancer, https://www.facebook.com/ahrcccuttack.
The VIMSAR at Burla and the MKCG Medical College Hospital have been directed to open their social media accounts at the soonest.
The department through a release said that steps would be taken immediately on the complaints and proposals made by people through the accounts. It also mentioned that other health institutions have also been directed to open accounts soon.