pathway is currently under review in consideration of the new NICE guidelines for antenatal and postnatal mental health (NICE, 2014).
About his aims and motives in the hospital as he recently joined the PIMH
as Director Pharmacy, he said that keeping in view the tragic incident of deaths of around 284 cardiac patients in PIC some two years back due to contamination in cardiac medicines, they have planned to set up Drug Information and Poison Control Center, Pharmaco Vigilance Center while the government has also given approval to set up Clinical Pharmacy Service Centres at every hospital.
These views were expressed by PIMH Executive Director Dr Nusrat Habib in an interview with here on Sunday.
He said the PIMH was providng treatment not only to patients from Pakistan but also from India, Afghanistan, Iran and Myanmar, adding that several prisoners, who were suffering from different mental diseases, were also being treated in PIMH.
This workshop was organized in collaboration with friends of PIMH