ISLAMABAD: even though the federal authorities halved the price range for the health division, it earmarked finances to construct a 200-bed hospital, a veterinary hospital and a nursing unit within the federal capital apart from upgrading facilities at distinctive scientific institutions in the town.

The price range documents display that Rs26.049 million have been allocated for the construction of a nursing hospital on the Pakistan Institute of clinical Sciences (Pims), the largest tertiary care, government-run sanatorium within the federal capital.


A similarly Rs56.892 million were allotted for putting in place a waste control plant (incinerator) at Pims in keeping with directions from the superb courtroom. Further, Rs30.45 million were allocated for installing new refrigerators on the mortuary in Pims. Another Rs545 million have been for upgrading and replacing the air-conditioning (HVAC) plant at Pims additionally, Rs59.9 million have been allotted for the Ear nostril and Throat (ENT) department at Pims. Another Rs316.7 million had been allotted for shopping new magnetic resonance imagery (MRI) gadget for Pims,

moreover, the government has allocated Rs8.13 million for upgrading the non-radiation endoscopy diagnostic provider on the clinic. The authorities has additionally set apart Rs150 million for bringing approximately an normal improvement inside the operations of Pims. Any other Rs50 million had been allocated for improving the nephrology department on the clinic whilst Rs100 million had been allotted for upgrading the gastroenterology branch at Pims.

The authorities additionally allotted Rs47.896 million to behavior a survey and complete the feasibility study for the extension of the Federal government medical institution (Polyclinic). The authorities has also allotted Rs50 million for enhancing the extensive care unit (ICU) at Polyclinic and every other million rupees for bringing about upgrades inside the ENT branch of the medical institution.

further, the authorities has allotted Rs590.Forty eight million for enhancing the mom and baby health (MCH) service centre at Polyclinic. Moreover, Rs538.12 million were allotted for enhancing the radiology branch at Polyclinic It has additionally allocated Rs100 million you purchased new electro-medical system for the country wide Institute of Rehabilitative remedy (NIRM).

The government has also set aside Rs300 million for upgrading rural health facilities in Islamabad. To set up a 200-mattress clinic within the capital, the authorities has set aside a sum of Rs10 million to conduct the feasibility have a look at for the challenge. The budget files further revealed that Rs10.Five million had been set apart for building a veterinary health facility inside the federal capital. 

published within the explicit Tribune, June 12th, 2019.