- Finances paperwork present Rs13.07 billion has been allotted to out-going initiatives whereas Rs8.65 billion has been allotted to new initiatives.
- Govt earmarks Rs5.6 billion for Sehat Sahulat Programme and Prime Minister’s Nationwide Well being Insurance coverage Programme phase-II.
- Rs713.152 million allotted for upgradation of rural well being amenities and strengthening well being division.
ISLAMABAD: The federal government has allotted Rs21.72 billion to twenty ongoing and 26 new initiatives within the well being sector below the Public Sector Growth Programme 2021-22.
The funds paperwork confirmed that out of the overall allotted quantity, Rs13.07 billion has been allotted to out-going initiatives whereas Rs8.65 billion has been earmarked for brand new initiatives.
An extra breakdown of the quantity confirmed Rs5.6 billion has been earmarked for the Sehat Sahulat Programme and Prime Minister’s Nationwide Well being Insurance coverage Programme phase-II.
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Whereas Rs2.2 billion has been allotted for the extension of the Intensive Care Division of Mom and Little one Well being Centre and Kids Hospital on the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) in Islamabad.
As per the Public Sector Growth Programme (PSDP) doc, Rs2 billion has been put aside for the institution of a 200-bed hospital in Islamabad. The quantity additionally covers the feasibility prices of the challenge.
The federal government has additionally allotted Rs1.75 billion for the institution of a 200-bed Accident and Emergency Centre on the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad, together with feasibility.
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Over Rs 1.6 billion has been earmarked for the institution of a 200- mattress Centre of Excellence for Gynecology and Obstetrics in Rawalpindi. Whereas an quantity of Rs1 billion has been allotted for the institution of the Federal Authorities Polyclinic (PGMI)-II at G-11/3, Islamabad. The allotted quantity additionally consists of the feasibility prices.
Equally, Rs879 million have been allotted for the alternative and up-gradation of HVAC plant room gear and allied works at PIMS, Islamabad. The federal government has additionally earmarked Rs750 million for the event of the Built-in Illness Surveillance and Response System (IDSRS) with Public Well being Laboratories Community (PHLN) and Workforce Growth for transition of Area Epidemiology and Laboratory Coaching Program (FELTP).
An quantity of Rs713.152 million has been allotted for the upgradation of the agricultural well being amenities and strengthening of the well being division for efficient well being care provision.
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An quantity of Rs 500 million has been allotted to improve the Neurosurgery Division and supply important gear within the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad.