About Us

WHAT WE DO

Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department (P&SHD) delivers quality healthcare services to the community through an efficient and effective service delivery system that is accessible, equitable, culturally acceptable, affordable and sustainable. P&SHD aims to improve the health and quality of life of all, particularly women and children, through access to essential health services.


The Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department strives to reform and strengthen the critical aspects of the health systems and enable it to:

  • Provide and deliver a basic package of quality essential health care services
  • Develop and manage competent and committed health care providers
  • Generate reliable health information to manage and evaluate health services
  • Adopt appropriate health technology to deliver quality services
  • Finance the costs of providing basic health care to all
  • Reform the health administration to make it accountable to the public

MINISTER P&SHD

Dr. Yasmin Rashid is a Pakistani politician who has been a member of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab since August 2018. In 1978, she did her MBBS from the Fatima Jinnah Medical University in Lahore. In 1984, she moved to the United Kingdom and enrolled in the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists from where received a MRCOG degree in 1989 and a FRCOG degree in 1999. She served as the President the Pakistan Medical Association from 1998 to 2000. She served as president of Pakistan Medical Association Lahore chapter from 2008 to 2010 and has been the chairperson of the Task Force Women Development, and chairperson of the Women Health Committee in Punjab

Dr. Yasmin Rashid

Minister, P&SHD



MESSAGE FROM SECRETARY

Primary & Secondary Healthcare Deaprtment has been created with the vision for better service delivery in Primary & Secondary Health Sector. The department believes in all inclusive policy where each team member is an integral part of decision making process and trying to work to best of their potential. We have built a dynamic organization which is a beautiful blend of traditional government processes and modern service paradigm. Together we intend to make Punjab better and healthier.

Captain (R) Muhammad Usman Younis

Secretary, P&SHD



CORE TEAM

Saqib Manan

Special Secretary

Sarah Ahmad Cheema

Additional Secretary (Administration)

Dr. Asim Altaf

Additional Secretary (Technical)


Omer Farooq Alvi

Additional Secretary (Development)

Sohail Ahmed

Additional Secretary (Drug Control)

Abdullah Khurram Niazi

Deputy Secretary (General)


Ahmed Usman Javaid

Deputy Secretary (Admin)

Amna Tahir Zaidi

Deputy Secretary (Promotion)

Dr. Awais Gohar

Deputy Secretary (Tech-III)


Tauqir Mehmood Wattoo

Deputy Secretary (Establishment)

Wajid Ali

Deputy Secretary (Budget)

Rana Mushtaq

Chief Planning Officer


Azher Jamal Saleemi

Chief Drug Controller

Jamil Anwer

Secretary PQCB

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