The UAE ambassador along with the Chairman and Faculty Members of SZMC
visited Plastic Surgery and Burn Unit, Liver Transplant Unit and other wards of the hospital.
of Surgery and Director of Medical Education at SZMC was co-facilitator at Rahim Yar Khan.
There were thirty four participants in the workshop on Medical Writing and thirty five in Medical Editing, Peer Review at Bahawalpur while at SZMC Rahim Yar Khan, the number of participants in the workshop on Medical Writing were forty nine and twenty two in the workshop on Medical Editing and Peer Review.
He also announced 50% discount in publication charges on all manuscripts received from faculty members of SZMC which are accepted for publication in Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences for the next two years.
The Minister elaborated that considerable progress has been made on the said project by the key stakeholders and its successful implementation at SZMC as a model HMIS application within stipulated period of time is a land mark achievement.
Currently, all the software modules of HMIS have been developed and the core modules which includes Patient Registration, Outpatient & Specialties/Consultant Management, In-Patient & Emergency/Casualty Management, Operations Theatre Management, Intensive Care Unit Management, Diagnostic Information Management, Clinical Laboratory Module, Patient Billing & Income Management, Medical Stores & Pharmacy Management, Blood Bank Management, Library Management S and Medical Record Management Systems are in use at SZMC, Lahore since last month.
The agreement was inked by UHS Vice Chancellor, Major General Professor Muhammad Aslam (Retd) and SZMC Chairman and Dean, Professor Dr Farid Ahmad Khan.
The government of Punjab has already affiliated the teaching units of SZMC including Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan Medical & Dental College, Lahore, Federal Postgraduate Medical Institute (FPGMI), Lahore and Allied Institutions with UHS for undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
Addressing the meeting, Azadar Gillani said MLTAP is working throughout the country and its student wing has been established in different teaching institutes including IPH Lahore, NMC Multan, QMC Bahawalpur, SZMC
Rahim Yar Khan, RMC Rawalpindi, Ziauddin Karachi, Baqai Karachi etc.
Saeed Principal of SZMC and said that they will be too glad to organize academic activities at SZMC Hospital in future as well.
Pakistan Aspirin Foundation organized a seminar on Medical Uses of Aspirin at Rahim Yar Khan on March 21st 2012 which was largely attended by family physicians and faculty members of SZMC.
Saeed Principal SZMC in his concluding remarks stressed the importance of life style modification.