Chairman of State Administration Council Prime Minister Senior General Min Aung Hlaing Attends Ceremony to Inaugurate New Seven-storey Medical Ward of Yangon General Hospital

A ceremony to commission the new seven-storey medical ward into service took place at Yangon General Hospital of the Ministry of Health, in commemoration of the 77th Anniversary of Union Day, on 21 January. The Chairman of the State Administration Council (SAC) Prime Minister Senior General Min Aung Hlaing attended the ceremony.

Following the agenda, the SAC Chairman Prime Minister Senior General Min Aung Hlaing pressed the button to commission new seven-storey medical ward of Yangon General Hospital into service, and viewed round the Department of Radiology and Imaging Technology, Laboratories, Haematological Wards and other Medical Wards from the newly-opened seven-storey building.

Afterward, the SAC Chairman Prime Minister delivered a speech honouring the opening ceremony as follows:

  • The government adopted public health policies and the goal, “Promotion of an inclusive health and sports sector for health, fitness and longevity of the entire nation.”
  • Since its assumption of the duties, the SAC has been arranging to extend new treatment wards at the hospitals in respective regions and states.
  • No matter what the government provides, healthcare services to the people will not be beneficial if people face disturbances and hardships to enjoy such rights. All persons concerned need to consider how to shape a better State for the people.
  • The aim of the newly-opened seven-storey building is to ensure convenience for the patients of the 2000-bed hospital in peaceful manner and to provide international level treatment.
  • The construction of the new building started in 2015. During the its tenure, the SAC continued the  construction of the building till its completion aiming to provide excellent public healthcare services to people.

Also present at the ceremony together with the SAC Chairman Prime Minister were SAC Joint-Secretary Lt-Gen Ye Win Oo, SAC Members, Union Ministers, Yangon Region Chief Minister, senior military officers and officials, medical experts, heads of department and guests.

Source: MWD (22-1-2024)

 

  • The SAC Chairman Prime Minister attended a ceremony to commission the new seven-storey medical ward into service at Yangon General Hospital as a gesture of hailing the 77th Anniversary of Union Day.
  • No matter what the government provides, healthcare services to the people will not be beneficial if people face disturbances and hardships to enjoy such rights. All persons concerned need to consider how to shape a better State for the people.
  • The aim of the newly-opened seven-storey building is to ensure convenience for the patients of the 2000-bed hospital in peaceful manner and to provide international level treatment.
engdate: 
Monday, January 22, 2024 - 17:15
month: 
January, 2024