Punjab Health DepartmentJawad ShafiqAsad KhanMoin ud din Qureshi
Introduction• The Punjab Health Department is a government agency responsible for Punjabs health system.• Vision Statement: Healthy population with a sound health care system.• Mission Statement: To improve the quality and coverage of Health Services.
Objectives• Create awareness regarding diseases; Provide education and knowledge. Involvement of private sector and mainstreaming.• Improvement and expansion of patient care facilities.• Creation of health standards.• Improved management of health services.
Sectors (Wings)• Establishment wing ▫ Responsible for recruitment of doctors and paramedics.• General wing ▫ Manages the recruitment of nurses and staff.
• Technical wing ▫ Purchase of medicine and equipment. ▫ Advises for health technicalities.• Development wing ▫ Development and maintenance of hospitals.
Types of Planning• Directive planning• Intuitive planning• Need based planning
Programs• Curative health care ▫ Primary health care ▫ Secondary health care ▫ Tertiary health care• Preventive health care• Promotive health care