HIMS Registers 3.2m Patients in 25 Districts of the Punjab


HIMS Registers 3.2m Patients in 25 Districts of the Punjab
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May 24, 2018

Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB)’s project Hospital Information Management System (HIMS) has successfully registered 3.2M patients till date and 13.2M medicines have been dispensed. This was informed in a progress review meeting chaired by Dr. Umar Saif Chairman PITB here today.
This is the first of its kind unbiased system developed and deployed by PITB in local government hospitals, which has reorganized the hospital information and management in a systemic structure and facilitates smooth flow of patients. Through this organized system, more patients are catered every day compared to the previous system which was inefficient and less effective.
The meeting was informed that HIMS has been successfully deployed in 25 districts of the Punjab while 5 DHQs have been covered in the south region of the province, 6 DHQs in North region, 6 DHQs in Central region of the province and a total of 8 THQs across the Punjab Province.