DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
GILGIT BALTISTAN

Establishment of Medical and Nursing College at Gilgit

the government has initiated the establishment of a medical college at Gilgit and also setup CMW training schools at each of the Administrative divisions if the region from where trained and deployed community midwives (CMWs) have been deployed both through their own resources but also in collaboration with Agha Khan Rural Support Programme (AKRSP). Other pertinent initiatives aimed at strengthening the health system are the construction of regional a blood center and the introduction of a broad based DHIS in the region.