• #163, Kirulapone Avenue, Colombo 05, Sri Lanka
  • +94 112 51 5759

sintami

No blood tests from private sector from January 1 – Health Minister

blood testHealth Minster Rajitha has restricted patients who are admitted to government hospitals testing their blood from the Private sector.

 
Minister said that the government has given blood testing machines to all the hospitals, where the laboratory facilities are available by 31st December.

Hereafter all the blood tests should be carried out only by the hospitals and the Health Ministry will inspect it. If any case is reported, disciplinary action will be taken against the Director of the relevant Hospital. Minister also has instructed the Health Secretary Anura Jayawickreme to issue a circular to all the Directors of hospitals where the laboratory facilities are available.

LATEST POSTS

2019.11.22- Gazette- The Public Security Ordinance

Saturday, 23 November 2019 22:23

Presidential Secretarial - Order Call out w.e.f. 22.11.2019, all the...

press release -13.11.2019

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 11:47

press release -13.11.2019

Media Release 2019.11.08

Friday, 08 November 2019 14:49
Media Release 2019.11.08

Election Results Telecasting / Broadcasting Rights 

Press Release - 06.11.2019

Wednesday, 06 November 2019 18:12

False Statement made by politicians and their supporters claiming their...

Press Release- 2019.10.29

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 11:10

Presidential Election- 16 November 2019-  Removal of Stickers pasted on all...

Press Release- 2019.10.25

Friday, 25 October 2019 16:09

Presidential Election- 2019.11.16- Leave to employees to enable to cast...

The department assists media in a macro level in welfare, training, policy planning and accreditation, and providing easy access to Government news and information.