Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences
Shalamar Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS) is an umbrella organization for Shalamar Hospital (SH), Shalamar Nursing College (SNC) , Shalamar Medical and Dental College (SMDC) and Shalamar School of Allied Health Sciences (SSAHS). SIHS is undertaking various activities for healthcare service delivery to the disadvantaged communities and provision of quality health education in Lahore. Shalamar Hospital, with its outpatient facilities and the 24-hours emergency department is the primary source of free and subsidized medical treatment to hundreds of thousands of patients of northern Lahore and beyond. While providing the best healthcare facilities to its patients, Shalamar Hospital is positioned to set highest standards of personalized, specialized, accessible and cost-effective medical care to provide benchmarks for other healthcare facilities of Pakistan. Shalamar Nursing College fulfills the vacuum of trained and qualified paramedical staff through pre-service training of nurses, not only for Shalamar Hospital but also for other healthcare institutions, whereas Shalamar Medical and Dental College, aims at extending the same spirit a step further by producing quality medical professionals. SIHS aims to serve the community of northern Lahore by providing quality medical treatment and developing healthcare capacity in the society through education in the field of medical and health sciences. SIHS’s strategy revolves around five key pillars – Availability of 24-hours highly responsive emergency and trauma care; Provision of patient-centric healthcare services; Outreaching community for provision of primary healthcare services; Developing a pool of capable human resource; and Undertaking credible initiatives to demonstrate social responsibility.