Integrated Health Services, Pakistan
or (IHS Pakistan)
is an organisation
in the healthcare
sector in Pakistan
. It was established in 1996 with the aim of offering reliable, high quality, affordable healthcare suitable for all levels of society.
IHS is a national health services organisation with head office in Islamabad
and is governed by a seven member board of directors. Executive Director, who is a member of the board serves as the administrative head. IHS operations across Pakistan are divided into two regions, North and South Pakistan, each being supervised by a Regional Administrator. It is providing both curative and preventive health services besides working with the National program for control of Hepatitis
and international organizations like Mercy Corps
, Save the Children
(UK), Concern Worldwide
, Plan International
and Global Fund
on primary healthcare and health awareness in various areas of the country.
Integrated Health Services is involved in health service delivery and preventive healthcare through development of health systems that are efficient, quality oriented, cost effective and self sustainable. It integrates preventive and curative health services focusing on the neglected areas of the healthcare spectrum in Pakistan with emphasis on prevention and early detection of diseases & disabilities through better primary healthcare provision.
In the last 12 years IHS has grown into a conglomerate of health services with no parallel in Pakistan
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