LAHORE October 13:
Punjab Health Minister reviewed arrangements to scale up services of the Sehat Insaf Cards Program in a meeting the Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education Department here on Tuesday.
Present in the meeting were Secretary Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education Department Barrister Nabeel Awan, GM Punjab Health Initiatives Management Company, Khurram Lodhi, manager Hasnaat Ahmed, Deputy Manager Anas Bin Mahmod and Professor Javed Chaudhry.
Secretary Specialized Healthcare & Medical Education Department Barrister Nabeel Awan shared fresh proposals as the Minister reviewed progress on existing interventions to scale-up services of the Sehat Insaf Cards Program. The Minister said the target of Universal Health Coverage will be achieved as per vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan hinting coverage of over 10 million families.
The Minister said, “The beneficiaries of the cards will be expanded to included widows, Zakat beneficiaries, deserving families from students of government schools. In the next stage, over one million government servants will be given the facility. The cardholders can avail health services from different hospital. Cardholders will be able to get treatment from Cardiology Institutes in Punjab. The Program is being appreciated everywhere. Provision of Cards to people living below the poverty line is the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan.”