Rahim Yar Khan, November 23, 2018: The Primary Care Program of Global Health Directorate (GHD), within Indus Health Network’s (IHN), launched nine public health programs at the Al Ghazi Trust Hospital, Bhong, Rahim Yar Khan. Jameel Ahmed Jameel, Deputy Commissioner Rahim Yar Khan inaugurated the launch of nine health programs including Family Planning, Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI),Immunization-Related Monitoring and Facilitation, Rabies, Community-based TB Screening, a Midwifery-led Labour Room, Safe Circumcision, Anxiety and Depression Counseling and Hepatitis
Islamabad, November 15, 2018: Pakistan’s premier health services institution, The Indus Health Network (IHN) has collaborated with the Ministry of National Health Services Regulation and Coordination (MONHSRC) and hosted the Stakeholder Engagement Conference for National Vision for Surgical Care (NVSC) 2025 today at Serena Hotel, Islamabad. Additional Secretary for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, Iqbal Durrani inaugurated the NVSC 2025 Conference advocating the need for strengthening surgical systems in Pakistan and creating a roadmap which includes development of infrastructure, technical
The University of Manitoba has selected Pakistan’s Indus Hospital for Clinical Trials. An agreement to this effect was signed between the University of Manitoba and The Indus Hospital (TIH), Pakistan this week. Collaboration between Pakistani and Canadian institutions in this regard will further strengthen clinical trial facilities in Pakistan. Later, focus can be shifted to joint research on the causes and treatment of diseases like hepatitis, diabetes and cancer. A team of researchers from the University of Manitoba will be visiting Pakistan shortly.
The Indus Hospital (TIH) has installed a new and most modern Total Lab Automation (TLA) system supplied by Abbott Diagnostics in the Korangi Campus. This state-of-the-art system has been installed with the support of Martin Dow Group which helped Indus Health Network (IHN) in building the laboratory and associated facilities. IHN treats about 200,000 patients monthly and the strategic partnership with Martin Dow group will help IHN to serve more patients. The inauguration ceremony took place on December 24, 2018, at
Hospital collaborated with Department of Emergency Medicine at The Indus Hospital to conduct a 12-month competency-based Certificate Program in Emergency Medicine (CPEM). The programme aims to train medical officers and residents to better manage the initial triage and stabilization of patients with varying medical, surgical and traumatic conditions.
“In Pakistan, annually, approximately 8000 children – under the age of 18 years – are diagnosed with cancer. At present, we have only 13 centres for paediatric cancer care”, alarmed Dr. Shamvil Ashraf, Executive Director, Medical Services; and Senior Consultant, Paediatric Oncology, Indus Health Network (IHN). Dr Ashraf was addressing the International Childhood Cancer Day (ICCD) at the Indus Hospital (TIH) on February 15, 2019.
For the outstanding contribution and selfless service to change the paradigm of the provision of quality healthcare across Pakistan, Dr. Abdul Bari Khan, CEO, Indus Health Network, was conferred the second highest civilian award – Hilal-e-Imtiaz by Dr Arif Alvi, President of Islamic Republic of Pakistan on March 23, 2019 at the investiture ceremony held at the President’s House in Islamabad. Dr. Abdul Bari Khan is a Dow Medical College alumni who graduated in 1986. He completed his fellowship F.C.P.S.
On March 7, 2019, the Indus Health Network UK held a lunch meeting for Pakistani business community and donor organisations. The Pakistan High Commission for the UK graciously hosted the event. Dr Abdul Bari Khan, Chief Executive Officer, Indus Health Network and Nafees Zakaria, Pakistan’s High Commissioner to UK graced the occasion.