Annual data in respect of the following items is presented in this section:
- Number of Health institutions.
- Number of Beds in Health institutions.
- Medical & Para-medical Personnel.
These statistics relate to Hospitals, Dispensaries, T.B Clinics, Rural Health Centers, Basic Health Units and Maternity & Child Health Centers located in the Sindh and administrated by Directorate General Health Services, Govt. of Sindh.
The Health institutions belonging to the Federal Govt., Defense Services and Private Doctors are not being covered.
Data Collection System
The Health institutions belonging to Directorate General Health Services in the Province maintain the record of number of beds and outdoor and indoor Patients. All type of Health institutions supply annual statistical returns to the District Health Officers containing information of number of Patients treated for various diseases, number and type of operations performed etc.. The District Health officers submit consolidated returns to the Directorate General of Health Services where the information is tabulated and consolidated at the Provincial level.