19th November 2017

PHO Marmagoa

Organization Introduction and Background Information

History:
In the year 1961 after the liberation of Goa from the Portuguese regime, the Marmagoa Port Health Administration was taken over by the Health Department of Union Territory of Goa. Daman & Diu. Subsequently the Ministry of health and Family Welfare, Government of India took over the administration of Port Health Organisation, Marmagoa on 26th June, 1970. Senior Class I CHS Doctor has been posted as Port Health Officer.

The main functions of Port Health Organisation are enforcement of Indian Port Health rules/Acts/WHO guidelines/ International Health Regulations while carrying out works at Port Health Organisations.

In addition Port Health Organisation Marmagoa cover Quarantine works at Dabolim Goa Air Port.

Staff Information

The total staff strength of Port Health Organisation, Marmagoa is five only. They are as follows with their scales of Pay:

S.No. Classification of Post Name of the Institute Sanctioned Strength Post filled up Vacancies as on 31.03.2017
1 Group A Port Health Organisation Goa 1 1 0
2 Group B Port Health Organisation Goa 1 0 1
3 Group C Port Health Organisation Goa 3 1 2
Total 5 2 3
S.No. Name of the Post Name of the Institute Sanctioned Number Vacancies as on 31.03.2017 Remarks
1 Port Health Officer Port Health Organisation Goa 1 0 NA
2 Health Inspector Port Health Organisation Goa 1 1 Vacant Since 1997
3 U.D. Clerk Port Health Organisation Goa 1 1 Vacant since Sep.2008 Deemed Abolished Applied for revival
4 L.D.Clerk Port Health Organisation Goa 1 1 Vacant since 31.03.2014 Requisition sent to PH (IH)
5 MTS Port Health Organisation Goa 1 0 NA
Total 5 3

Functions (Routine and Emergency Duties)

Duties of Port Health Organisation Marmagoa Staff:
  1. Port Health Officer:
    1. He is head of the Organisation and over all in charge of PHO GOA Administration as well as Sanitation Section. He is the Drawing & Disbursing officer vested with cheque drawing power.
    2. He looks after the Quarantine works at Port Health Organisation Marmagoa as well as Quarantine works at Dabolim Goa Airport.
    3. He gives Medical advice to ship’s crew members.
    4. Sanitary Inspection of ships calling at Marmagoa Harbour.
    5. Issue of Radio Free Pratique & Health Clearance, etc.
    6. Issuing of licence to food outlet within port limit.
    7. Issue of Deratting/Ship sanitation control Exemption Certificates.
    8. Issue of Medical Chest Inspection Certificates.
    9. Lifting of Food & Water Samples.
    10. Yellow fever vaccinations to International travellers/ Ships crew members.
    11. Issue of Licences to Ship Chandlers/ Water suppliers, catering establishment with in Port terminal.
    12. Sanitary Inspection of Port/Deck Areas.
  2. U.D.Clerk:
      He is working in the Administrative Section of PHO and does the work as below:
    1. Preparation of Annual Budget Estimates, Revised Estimates, Letter of Credit etc.
    2. Preparation of drafts and sending for approval of the Port Health Officer.
    3. Checking of Salary bills, Contingent bills etc.
    4. Maintenance of office Records.
    5. As a Care taker of the Govt. Property.
    6. Looks cash section of the office.
    7. Preparation of all Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly, Quarterly and Yearly Statements.
    8. Miscellaneous Typing work.
  3. L.D.Clerk:
    1. He does all office typing works.
    2. Prepares Pay Bill & Contingent bills.
    3. In charge of office stores.
    4. Inward & Outwards of letters.
    5. Other Miscellaneous works as and when required.
  4. MTS:
    1. He assists Cashier while bringing cash from the bank.
    2. He assists Port Health Officer during Quarantine works.
    3. Helps in despatching of letters.
    4. Delivers letters entered in Peon book.

Contact Details

  1. Dr.Mangesh A. Patil
    Port Health Officer,
    Port Health Organisation,
    0832-2520292/0832- 2521886
    Marmagoa Harbour Goa – 403803.
  2. Shri R.S.VELIP
    MTS
    Port Health Organisation,
    0832-2520292/0832- 2521886
    Marmagoa Harbour Goa – 403803.

Yellow Fever vaccination schedule for PHO Goa

PHO, Marmagoa Port Health Officer
Port Health Organisation
Marmagoa Harbour, Goa-403803
Thursday
09:00 AM – 12:00 PM
0832-2520292
0832-2521886
phogoa[at]gmail[dot]com
pho-mhfw[dot]goa[at]nic[dot]in