PPROGRAMS

The Programme aims to deliver basic health services at the doorsteps of the poor segments of the society through the deployment of Lady Health Workers (LHW’) living in their own localities.  Please click here for more information

In 2006, MNCH Program was launched in Gilgit Baltistan. Government of Pakistan is a signatory to the millennium declaration and this effort is aimed to achieve the health related goals. Government of Pakistan has prepared many strategies for the uplift of the poor and marginalized segments of the population. Click here for more information

The Provincial Tuberculosis Control Program is a part of the National Tuberculosis Control Program that implements goals and objectives pertaining to Tuberculosis control at provincial level following the DOTS strategies, logistic support and guidelines provided by National Tuberculosis Program in provinces. Click here for more information 

The prime goal of the program is to reduce morbidity and mortality caused due to Hepatitis B&C in Gilgit-Baltistan. Click here for more information 

Nutrition Program Gilgit-Baltistan was launched in 2018 with the vision/mission to eradicate malnutrition in GB with cost of 175 million Pakistani rupees; under which Nutrition officers and staff nurses were appointed, trained and fully equipped (anthropometry tools, furniture for offices etc). Click here for more information

The Expanded Programme on Immunization was launched in February 1983 in Gilgit Baltistan with the aim to protect the children from vaccine preventable diseases. Click here for more information

On the request of Government of Pakistan, the German Government committed 10 million EUR as grant for Social Health Protection (SHP) in the framework of Financial Cooperation (FC). Click here for more information

This program is functional in GB since 2000. Dr Niaz Ali Chief consultant Eye DHQ Hospital Skardu is working as the Provincial Coordinator and focal person for this program. Click here for more information

District Health Information System (DHIS) was launched in Gilgit-Baltistan during 2017-19 to ensure evidence-based decision making in public health sector based on the information gathered from grassroot level.  Click here for more information

Provincial Disease Surveillance and Response Unit (PDSRU) was established in Health Department Gilgit-Baltistan to gather and analyze disease surveillance data from districts and periodically disseminate the epidemiological information to the relevant stakeholders in order to Identify/notify high priority communicable and non-communicable diseases of public health concern for event-based surveillance. Click here for more information