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Uttarakhand state to soon come up with 100 Generic Medical Stores for Patients

Now the patients will receive a little relief in their medical treatments and on their pockets as 100 generic medical stores will soon open in Uttarakhand. The generic medical store facility will be offered to the poor and middle-class people, for which the Medical Council of India has asked the doctors to prescribe generic medicines to the patients. The Health Department will also offer free health checks to the patients and ambulance service will also be available.

Uttarakhand state to soon come up with 100 Generic Medical Stores

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For diagnosing and combating various diseases Pathology, Radiology, Biochemistry and Microbiology departments will also be set up so the patients can get their health checkups done. Apart from this, the Health Department has also decided to offer few medical checkups for free. Additional Chief Secretary, Om Prakash told that CT Scan, MRI etc are excluded from this while x-rays can be done for free. This service will be started soon.

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