Div.HQ Teaching Hospital Mirpur, AJK. Pakistan

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DHQ Hospital Mirpur AK  Pakistan.

HISTORY.

This hospital was established in 1981 when CMH was shifted from Mirpur.Initially it had a strength of 100 beds.

1n 1986 a Gynae & Obstetric ward of 50 beded was added.

In 1995 another ward of 100 beds was added which was meant for surgery. It consisted of a new neurosurgery unit, surgical ICU and operation theaters.

In 2002 16 beded Kashmir Institute of Cardiology was added. This was built at a cost of about 110 millions by donation of Haji Saleem, owner of Nafees Group. It contains all the facilities for cardiology patients. It has private rooms, emergency ward, out door and an auditorium.

In 2005 20 beded private ward was added.

CATCHMENT AREA.

This hospital isa teritary care unit situated in Mirpur city. It receives patients from District Mirpur, Distric Bhimber and adjoining areas of Punjab province namely, jhelum, and Gujrat. population of Mirpur is 0.429 millions, while Bhimber has a population of 0.408 millions.

BUILDINGS.

The hospital has different blocks constructed at different times, It has an area of 207 Kenals out of which 140,000 square feet is covered area for patient care while about 60,000 square feet is residential area. Its blocks are,

A=Administration Block, B=Out Door Block, C=KIC block, D=Indoor Old Block, E=Skin Psychiatry Block, F=Stores, G=Kitchens, H=Private Ward, I=Surgical Complex, J=Nursing Hostel, K=Laundary Block, l=Mosque, M=Doctors Mess. N=Dental Centre, O=Emergency Centre, P=Mortuary.

DEPARTMENTS.

   Being a teritary care hospital it has most of the  working specialities.

ADMINISTRATION

it consists of,

A=Medical Superintendent. At present Dr. Mushtaq Ahmed Choudary is MS of the hospital.

B=Additional Medical Superintendent, Dr.Muhammad Asghar

C=Deputy Medical Superintendent, Dr. Abdul Azeem Ratyal..

D=Nursing Superintendent.

E=Deputy Nursing Superintendent.

F=Statistical Officer, Mr. Najeeb Alam.

G=Pharmacist, Mr. Firdous Chaudary.

H=Store Superintendent.

I=Ward Superintendent.

TENURES OF MEDICAL SUPERINTENDENTS SINCE 1981.

A=DR. SYED ASGHAR ALI SHAH.(23-6-1981----19-5-1984, 04- 4-1989----22-7-1990)

B=DR. ANSWER ATA SHEIKH(31-5-1984--14-12-85) 

C=DR. MUHAMMAD AKRAM CH.( 15-12-1985----03-4-1989,23-7-1990----26-7-1990, 29-7-1991----24-9-1996)

D=DR. MUHAMMAD RAFIQ CH.(27-8-1990----28-7-1991,25-9-1996----25-5-1998)

E=DR.ABDUL QUDDUS AKHTAR(26-5-1998---30-9-2002,25-10-2004----14-12-2005)

F=DR. MUHAMMAD QURBAN MIR (1-10-2002----19-11-2003)

G=DR. SYED ABID HUSSAIN SHAH(20-11-2003----24-10-2004,22-2-2007----08-3-2009) 

H=DR. MUSHTAQ AHMED CH.15-12-2005----21-2-2007,606 -4-2007----03-4-2015)

I=DR. MUHAMMAD BASHIR CH.(09-3-2009----05-4-2010, MAY 2015 TO.... 

 

CLINICAL DEPARTMENTS.

A=Medical department. It comprises of out patients which operates six days a week. It is closed on gazzetted holidays. Normally remains open from 8.30 TO 1.30PM. It is run by three eminent consultants, Dr.Syed Murtaza Bukhari, Dr. Amjad mahmud, and Dr. Tariq Masud. There is an indoor department for admitted patients. There is also a medical ITC for critically ill patients.One of the consultant remains on call round the clock to cater emergencies. The consultants are also running various programmes like, Hepatitis, Tuberculosis, Diabetes Mellitus.

B=Surgical Department. It comprises of out patients which operates six days a week. It is closed on gazzetted holidays. Normally remains open from 8.30 TO 1.30PM. It is run by five eminent consultants, Dr.surgeon Fazal UR Rehman, Dr. Muhammad Ayyub Qureshi, Dr.Muhammad Jehangir Akbar Jarral, & Dr.Muhammad Riaz Chouadary. The orthopaedic section is cared by Dr.Ehsan Ullah chaudary. Recently Dr. Ishfaque Ahmed Raja has joined DHQ hospital as a urologist. His services will benifit all the patients who have problems of genitourinary system.There is an indoor department for admitted patients. There is also a SurgicalITC for critically ill patients. All the surgeons are supposed to perform surgeries two days a week. There is also a minor OT attached with out door department.One of the surgeons remains on call round the clock to cater emergencies.

C=Gynae & Obstetrics department. This hopital has a seprate Gynae & Obs indoor block of 30 beds. It has USG, Labour room and Isolation rooms. The out Door department runs all working days from 8.30am to 1.30pm. All the gynaecologists are supposed to work two days in operation theatre.The gynaecologists are, Dr. Attiya Shahid, Dr. Samra Yusuf, & Dr. Shamim Yusuf,all femles.One of the gynaecologists remains on call round the clock to cater emergencies.

D=Oto-Rhino-Laryngeology (ENT) Department.It comprises of out patients which operates six days a week. It is closed on gazzetted holidays. Normally remains open from 8.30 TO 1.30PM. It is run by three eminent consultants, Dr. Iftikhar Ahmed Niaz, Dr.Kh.Shakeel Ghani,Dr Allah lok Sabar & Dr.Faisal Bashir.There is an indoor department for admitted patients.  All the ENT surgeons are supposed to perform surgeries two days a week. There is also a minor OT attached with out door department where minor procedures are performed.One of the ENT surgeons remains on call round the clock to cater emergencies.

E=Ophthalmology (EYE)Department.It comprises of out patients which operates six days a week. It is closed on gazzetted holidays. Normally remains open from 8.30 TO 1.30PM. It is run by three eminent consultants Dr. Muhammad waseem Abbasi.,Dr.Muhammad Akram choudary,&Dr.Zafar Ahmed Khan. There is an indoor department for admitted patients. All surgeonse are supposed to perform surgeries two days a week. There is also a minor OT attached with out door department where minor procedures are performed.One of the surgeons remains on call round the clock to cater emergencies. This department has modern failities like Laser Surgery.

D=Dermatology Department.This department was established in 1989 by Dr. Sardar Muhammad Haleem Khan, the first dermatologist of AJK health department. The out patients department is running all four days. It is one of the busiest out door. There is also an indoor ward where patients of skin diseases are admitted. The dermatologist performs minor surgeries and othe dermatological procedures.

E=Department of Paediatrics.It is one of the well established department. It has two out doors which work six days a week. An indoor ward for admitted patients is present in main indoor block. It has also a seprate nursery section for newly born ill patients. There is also a thalasaemia centre working under supervision of paediatritions. The consultand paediatritions are, 1=Dr. Enayet Ullah Tahir, 2=Dr. Karamat Ullah Ch.,3=Dr.Amira Arif, One of the specialist is available round the clock for emergency patients.

F=KIC (Kashmir Institute of Cardiology).This center is present in a newly constructed building seprate from the main hospital. It has indoor, out door and private rooms. It has also an emergency ward. There is a procedure room for echocardiography and Exercise tolerance test room. It is run by Dr.O Rung Zeb Alamgeer, Dr.Yusuf Chaoudary, Dr.Rizwan Abid, & Dr.Raza Ahmed Gorsy. One of the cardiolgist is available round the clock.

G=Pathology Department. It is one of the oldest department of the hospital. It is headed by an eminent pathologist Dr. Tariq Mahmud Mughal assissted by an energetic and efficient pathologist Dr. Zahida Qasim. It has facility for all routine investigations , blood chemistry, bacteriology, and mycology. it has also facility for blood transfusion. It works six days a week and also gives emergency services. A histopathology section was also added which could not materialise yet.

H=Department of Radiology. it is an important department of the hospital located in admin block. It is run by four radiologists, Dr. Mumtaz Ahmed Bonday, Dr. Sardar Abdul Majeed Khan, & Dr. Aftab Ahmed Mir & Dr. Khawaja Bashir Ahmed. It has facilties for all types of x rays , ultrasounds and other radiodiagnostic procedures. It remains very busy throughout the week.

I=Psychiatry department. It comprises of an Out patient, an In Patient department for admitted patients. It is run by Dr. Shahid Iqbal Qureshi the only psychiatrist of the hospital. He works daily in out door and in indoor departments.

J=Department of Dentistry. It is also one of the well established and oldest centre located in a seprate block.Dr.Kh. Muhammad Shafiq is the head of department. The other dental surgeons working there are Dr. Abdul Hameed,Dr. Maryam Marghoob & Dr.Ayesha.The most of the dental procedures are performed here.

K=Physiotherapy department. It is one of the important department of this hospital. It is equipped by modern machineary. It is managed by a very popular physiotherapist, Ch. Abdul Qayyum. It is assisted by another well informed physiotherapist Muhammad Iqbal Mughal.