Karachi, January 24, 2023 (PPI-OT):The Indus Hospital, Korangi Campus, was visited by Mir Jan Muhammad Khan Jamali, the acting Governor of Balochistan, on January 18, 2023. The trip signifies the close relationship shared by Indus Hospital and Health Network (IHHN) and the Balochistan Government as both parties actively work to deliver state-of-the-art care to the people of Balochistan under a Public-Private partnership.
Mr. Jamali was received by Dr. Abdul Bari Khan, President of IHHN, and Mashood Rizvi, Executive Director of IHHN’s Communication and Resource Directorate. The Governor toured the entire facility, especially the pediatric oncology unit, and met with the patients under treatment.
During his meeting with IHHN’s senior leadership officials, Mr. Jamali expressed his heartfelt gratitude to IHHN for the remarkable work done through its health-on-wheels medical facility in Usta Muhammad – a district in the eastern part of Balochistan, which has been established in partnership with the Government of Balochistan, and the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC).
In Usta Muhammad, the Health-on-Wheels facility is delivering primary care and maternal healthcare services to people who previously suffered from limited access to affordable medical supplies and treatment. A native of the district, Mr. Jamali was especially moved by IHHN’s commitment to stay and serve the people in this difficult and testing time after the flash floods.
Impressed by the high quality of care and efficient services being delivered at The Indus Hospital, Korangi Campus, and Mr. Jamali requested that a currently non-operational 20-bed facility located in Usta Muhammad be placed under the management of Indus Hospital and Health Network.
At the end of the visit, Mr. Mir Jan Muhammad Khan Jamali and Dr. Abdul Bari Khan exchanged mementos of appreciation. Both parties expressed hope that IHHN and the Government of Balochistan will continue to strengthen their long-standing relationship to achieve IHHN’s noble vision of providing excellence in healthcare to all to please the Almighty (Subhanahu Wa Ta’ala).
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The Indus Hospital (TIH)
C-76, Sector 31/5, Opposite Darussalam Society,
Korangi Crossing, Karachi – 75190, Pakistan