The Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) has decided not to send any Government Doctor including Specialists to out station Hospitals in future till the authorities are providing education facilities to children of all Doctors who are serving at the out stations .
The doctors who are serving in out stations faced so many risks when trying to enter their children in to the Schools of those areas Assistant Secretary of the GMOA Dr.Upul Gunesekera has said.while stressing although some specialists who have returned to the country after completing their post graduate training in abroad have to report to the work in outstation hospitals per need of the government withing a week after their arrival Dr.Gunesekera has said that nothing has been done to the benefit of their children's education .
There for the GMOA has no other option than deciding not to send any of the Government Doctors to out stations till the education facilities for their children are provided he further added.
GMOA has already hold discussions with both Health and Education Ministry Officials regarding this problem and informed them on the decision the Association has taken Dr.Gunesekera said.
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