Perinatal asphyxia is one of the major causes of neonatal and early childhood mortality. Pakistan has no neonatal life support system at national level, so most of neonatal healthcare staff is unable to provide appropriate and timely resuscitation. While evaluating the necessity and shortage of trained staff, the Emergency Response Committee of the Indus Hospital conducted a three-day workshop on Neonatal Resuscitation.
The Indus Health Network (IHN) strives to make patient safety, its top priority and is taking concrete steps toward the advancement of patient safety and reduction of adverse events. A number of initiatives are being made in line with the fulfillment of the mission and vision of safer care to patients. In our journey towards quality and patient safety, we are striving to embrace international standards in healthcare delivery which will depict our commitment to maintain reliability in healthcare.
The Indus Health Network (IHN) is creating a lasting impact on the local communities where it is operating. IHN’s efforts are changing the health indicators of the society at large and one such example is utilization of midwives for safe birth and reduction of maternal and neonatal mortality rates in Bhong, District Rahim Yar Khan.
Laparoscopy is a type of surgery that uses smaller cuts than the traditional method. The minimally invasive surgery requires less stay in hospital and the patient gets heal quickly which reduce the burden on healthcare system. The Indus Hospital receives thousands of patients every month who need various surgeries. Their stay and healing process can get shorter if they are treated through minimalistic surgery.
Karachi August 22, 2019 HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is a virus that attacks cells that help the body fight infection, making a person more vulnerable to other infections and diseases. It is spread by contact with certain bodily fluids of a person with HIV, most commonly during unprotected sex or through sharing injection or drug equipment.