Justice Amir Raza Khan Elected Unopposed Chairperson Of PHCC.
LAHORE, October 30, 2011 (Frontier Star): Punjab government has
constituted Health Care Commission under Health Care Commission Act 2010
to introduce a regime of clinical governance in Punjab by regulating
Public, Private and Non-Governmental Healthcare establishments at
tertiary, secondary and primary levels. The Government has notified 6
persons as members of the *PHCC* Board (hereinafter referred to as
'Commissioners'). These include Justice Amir Raza Khan, Dr.
Amjad Saquib, Mr. Arif Saeed, Mr. Munir Ahmed Qureshi (alias) Munno
Bhai, Dr. Naeem-ud-din Mian and Mr. Viqar A. Khan. The Board in its
first meeting has elected Justice Amir Raza Khan as the unopposed
Chairperson. The Board also took decisions regarding important affairs
of the Commission and decided to re-convene next week. The overall
objective of the Commission is to improve quality of health service
delivery and health outcomes through introducing "health
standards" that all healthcare establishments will need to comply
with in order to conduct business.
(THROUGH ASIA PULSE)