Pb govt taking steps to improve healthcare facilities: health minister

MULTAN, Nov 16 (APP):Caretaker Provincial Health Minister, Dr. Javid Akram  Thursday said that  Punjab government was taking various steps to provide facilities to people by bringing improvement in it. He stated that government had improved healthcare facilities in all the hospitals of Multan. The problems CPEIC, Children Complex, , Multan Institute of Kidney Diseases, Pak… Continue reading Pb govt taking steps to improve healthcare facilities: health minister

DG Health for adopting preventive measures to cope with Congo Virus

KARACHI, Nov 06 (APP):Given outbreak of Crimean Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF), 08 persons including health care workers infected in Quetta, Sindh Health Authorities asked all Directors, Medical Superintendents and District Health Officers to adopt preventive and care measures to cope with any situation in this context. The Director General Health Services Sindh, in a letter… Continue reading DG Health for adopting preventive measures to cope with Congo Virus

Govt to ensure common man’s access to basic healthcare: PM

ISLAMABAD, Nov 6 (APP): Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar on Monday said that the government would ensure the common man’s access to the basic healthcare, for it being the right of every citizen. The prime minister, in a meeting with WHO Representative in Pakistan Dr Palitha Mahipala here, appreciated the world health body as well… Continue reading Govt to ensure common man’s access to basic healthcare: PM

KPHCC releases monthly progress report

PESHAWAR, Nov 05 (APP):The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Care Commission (KPHCC) released the monthly report (October 2023), highlighting significant developments in healthcare regulation and quality enhancement in the province. According to the report, during the month of October, 2,575 HCEs were registered, and 10,909 were geo-tagged in the field. The Commission regularly provides training to the… Continue reading KPHCC releases monthly progress report

Seminar on pharmacists’ role held at UoM

DIR LOWER, Nov 3 (APP)::A seminar on “Pharmacist as a Member of Healthcare Professional’s Team in Hospital Settings” organized by the Department of Pharmacy, University of Malakand (UoM) at Seminar Hall, Department of Education was held here on Friday. The Resource Person, Dr Muhammad Rehman, Assistant Registrar Pharmacy Council, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa also attended… Continue reading Seminar on pharmacists’ role held at UoM

Minister emphasises crucial role of medical education in healthcare system

LAHORE, Nov 02 (APP):Caretaker Punjab Health Minister Professor Dr. Javed Akram underscored the crucial role of medical education in a country’s healthcare system, here on Thursday. He was addressing as the chief guest at the Health Professionals Education Conference, held at the University of Lahore. The event was attended by Punjab Governor Muhammad Balighur Rahman… Continue reading Minister emphasises crucial role of medical education in healthcare system

South Waziristan administration endeavors to ensure healthcare facilities

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Aug 21 (APP):The district administration of South Waziristan Upper is taking solid measures to provide the best healthcare facilities to people. As part of such efforts, Assistant Commissioner Ladha Sher Bahadur visited the civil hospital Sararogha to take stock of treatment and other facilities in the hospital. During the inspection, he checked… Continue reading South Waziristan administration endeavors to ensure healthcare facilities

President for using digital technologies to improve healthcare services

ISLAMABAD, Feb 20 (APP): President Dr Arif Alvi on Monday called for using digital technologies to improve health and well-being of the people of Pakistan and provide them with quality healthcare services. He emphasised that advances in medical technology could help transform the country’s medicine and healthcare system. The President expressed these views while talking… Continue reading President for using digital technologies to improve healthcare services

President urges diaspora to create institutional linkages for tech transfer to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Dec 19 (APP):President Dr Arif Alvi on Monday called upon the Pakistani diaspora in North America and Europe to create linkages with relevant institutions, departments, and the resident country’s private sector for the transfer of technology, expertise, and intellectual capital to catalyse Pakistan’s progress and development. The president, talking to Pakistani-descent Physician Society President… Continue reading President urges diaspora to create institutional linkages for tech transfer to Pakistan

Minister takes notices of absence of medicine

MULTAN, Dec 19 (APP):Provincial minister for Primary and Secondary Health Care Dr Muhammad Akhtar Malik took notice of the absence of essential medicines at the rural health centre of Ayyaz Abad Maral during his visit on Monday. He directed the CEO Health to immediately arrange medicines for meeting the needs of patients. He also announced… Continue reading Minister takes notices of absence of medicine

Abu Dhabi companies keen to invest in energy, agriculture sectors

ISLAMABAD, Nov 10 (APP):  The Abu Dhabi Holding Company and International Holding Company (IHC) have expressed their special interest to invest in energy, agriculture, healthcare and other sectors of Pakistan’s economy. According to press statement issued by finance ministry here on Thursday, Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar held meeting with… Continue reading Abu Dhabi companies keen to invest in energy, agriculture sectors

Adopting telemedicine, strengthening preventive care vital to overcome healthcare challenges: President

ISLAMABAD, Oct 13 (APP): President Dr Arif Alvi on Thursday said that the adoption of digital technology and telemedicine, and strengthening preventive health care was essential to help overcome the increasing healthcare challenges faced by the underprivileged population. The president said this in a meeting with the delegation of Global Executives of Siemens Healthineers led… Continue reading Adopting telemedicine, strengthening preventive care vital to overcome healthcare challenges: President

UK Aid helping with shelter, emergency healthcare to flood-affected people: British HC

UK Aid helping with shelter, emergency healthcare to flood-affected people: British HC

ISLAMABAD, Sep 22 (APP): British High Commissioner to Pakistan, Dr. Christian Turner on Thursday said that Pakistan is facing a growing flood-fuelled public health crisis and UK Aid is helping with shelter, clean water, and emergency healthcare. He made these remarks during his visit to Mirpur Khas where he observed the UK-funded aid projects in… Continue reading UK Aid helping with shelter, emergency healthcare to flood-affected people: British HC

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