Chandigarh, July 12- Haryana government is considering to set up a Short Term Service Commission on the pattern of Army in the State to recruit specialist doctors.
While stating this here today, Health Minister, Mr Anil Vij said that such doctors would be able to serve in government hospitals for a fixed period.
He said that the department would soon recruit 1,000 medical officers and 127 dental doctors to overcome the shortage of doctors. These posts have been taken out of the purview of the Haryana Public Service Commission. Now they would be recruited directly by the department. Recruitment of 1,394 Paramedical Staff and to fill clerical posts would be made directly on contract basis.
He said that the state government is also considering other options to overcome the shortage of doctors, which included creation of separate cadre for specialist doctors.