The Alkhidmat Fareeda Yaqoob Hospital (AKFYH) in Karachi’s Gulshan-e-Hadeed neighbourhood has signed an settlement with the federal authorities to be a accomplice of the Sehat Sahulat Programme.
The prime minister’s medical insurance programme is at present masking 100 per cent of the populations of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan and Sindh’s Tharparkar district, and can progressively increase its protection.
AKFYH Medical Superintendent Dr Zafar Iqbal informed The Information on Saturday that the Alkhidmat Hospital has been chosen from among the many record of Pakistan’s hospitals identified for his or her high quality providers and transparency within the administration of sufferers and enterprise offers.
“Now, individuals who have a Sehat Insaf Card can avail high quality well being amenities on the Alkhidmat Hospital freed from cost after this deal,” stated Dr Iqbal.
Situated on the Nationwide Freeway resulting in Thatta, the AKFYH is a 60-bed secondary-care well being facility and the one hospital in all the space with providers of surgical procedure, radiology, diagnostics and in-patient hospitalisation.
Dr Iqbal stated that earlier established as a maternity well being facility by the Alkhidmat Basis, the hospital is now increasing and providing a lot of the providers of a secondary-care well being centre.
The MS added that now with their settlement with the federal authorities, further well being amenities shall be made obtainable for the folks of the world.
“Numerous individuals who have enrolled in themselves the Sehat Sahulat Programme stay on this space or come to right here from Tharparkar. Following our settlement with the federal government, we are able to additional improve our scope of well being providers to serve Sehat Insaf Card holders in addition to others.”
Dr Iqbal stated that the Alkhidmat Hospital is a charity well being facility the place a lot of the well being providers are provided on subsidised charges, including that in lots of circumstances, bills incurred on the therapy of sufferers usually are not charged as a result of they’re unable to pay for them.
He stated that the hospital is presently providing paediatric and gynaecological providers and procedures, common surgical procedure, and gastrointestinal, orthopaedic and a number of other different procedures, whereas varied ENT and urology procedures and coverings are additionally obtainable.