The Health & Finance Minister of KP Mr. Saleem Taimur Khan Jhagra visited Khyber institute of Child Health and Children Hospital on the occasion of Universal Children Day. The Director KICH briefed the minister about ongoing progress and development of the Children Hospital.
To reduce Pediatric morbidity and mortality in the Province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and newly merged areas in line with the MDG 4, through the adoption of improved preventive, promotive and curative strategies in the field of child health and development.
The Khyber Institute of Child Health (KICH), located at Hayatabad Peshawar, is a pioneering institute in the field of child health which was being established in January 2011. This institute is 1st of its kind as a hub for clinical, preventive, research and training facilities for the whole province of KP in the field of child health. The Khyber Institute of Child Health is the academic wing of twin phase project, while the children hospital 300 bedded is to be completed in 2018 as phase-II. This hospital will be a super-sub specialties hospital in clinical pediatrics.Learn More