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Federal Govt Takes Over 3 Major Hospitals of Sindh
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Federal Govt Takes Over 3 Major Hospitals of Sindh

KARACHI- Federal government has taken over administrative control of three major hospitals of Sindh province, which include Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC), National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD), and National Institute of Child Health (NICH). The notification issued by Federal Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Control said: “In pursuance of Supreme Court of…

Sindh nominates 29 focal persons for anti-quackery
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Sindh nominates 29 focal persons for anti-quackery

KARACHI: The Sindh Health Department has notified 29 focal persons in all districts of the Sindh province who will coordinate with the Anti-Quackery Directorate of the Sindh Health Care Commission in the drive against illegal medical practitioners across the Sindh province. According to the notification issued by the Director General Health Services Sindh, Dr Masood…

Searle announces the acquisition of OBS Pakistan
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Searle announces the acquisition of OBS Pakistan

KARACHI: One of Pakistan’s leading pharmaceutical companies, the Searle company Ltd., recently announced that it is acquiring OBS Pakistan Ltd. A recently issued statement said that Searle had been a US-based multinational company as it was acquired by IBL Group in 1993 and listed in the Pakistan Stock Exchange. The latest acquisition will strengthen Searle’s…

WHO announces four new goodwill ambassadors for health promotion
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WHO announces four new goodwill ambassadors for health promotion

GENEVA: The WHO recently announced the appointment of four new goodwill ambassadors from the fields of sports, politics, and community mobilization to promote healthier lives, stronger health workforces and improved mental health globally. The new ambassadors include Alisson Becker, goalkeeper of the Brazilian national and Liverpool football teams and Dr Natália Loewe Becker, medical doctor…

PMA appreciates Senate’s Standing Committee bold stance against PMDC
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PMA appreciates Senate’s Standing Committee bold stance against PMDC

KARACHI: The Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) praised the Chairman of the Senate’s Standing Committee on National Health Services and the members of the Standing Committee for their bold stance against the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) Ordinance 2019. An emergent meeting of the PMA Centre was held at the PMA House, Karachi to discuss…

Dr Muntazir Hyder posted as MS Liaquatabad Hospital 
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Dr Muntazir Hyder posted as MS Liaquatabad Hospital 

KARACHI- Services, General Administration and Coordination Department of Sindh has posted Dr Syed Muntazir Hyder as Medical Superintendent Sindh Government Hospital Liaquatabad. According to the notification, Dr Syed Muntazir Hyder, Senior Medical Officer (BS-19), presently posted as Additional Medical Superintendent (BS-19) Dr Ruth KM Pfau Civil Hospital, Karachi, has been transferred and posted with immediate effect…

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