Haryana Government has decided to expand the network of dialysis centres in the State so as to provide the facility of dialysis to the patients at an affordable price. Haryana Health Minister, Mr Anil Vij, who was replying to a question raised by MLA Mr Gian Chand Gupta during ongoing budget session of State Assembly here today, said that while dialysis centers have initially been opened in four districs of Panchkula, Gurugram, Jind and Sirsa on Public, Private Partnership (PPP) mode, such centres would also be opened in ten more districts hospitals. These included Ambala, Bhiwani, Rewari, Panipat, Sonipat, Faridabad, Hisar, Yamunanagar, Jhajjar and Bahadurgarh. “We will try to open the dialysis centres in all districts in the State, he added. Mr Vij said that the department has already signed agreements to open these centres. The patient will have to pay only Rs 959 for each dialysis as against Rs 2000 to Rs 3000 being charged for the same in market.
He said that Civil Hospital, Panchkula had got accreditation from National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers and was awarded "swachhta puraskar" for the second consecutive time. It has the facility of 200 beds which would also be increased. Cath labs have also been set up in four districts, he added.