LAHORE, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 27th Jan, 2017 ) : Secretary Specialized Healthcare and Medical education Najam Ahmad Shah on Friday chaired a meeting of Financial and Technical Committee (F&TC) of Punjab Health Foundation (PHF) here at the Civil Secretariat. Managing Director of PHF Dr Suhail Saqlain briefed the participants regarding different matters of the foundation. According to the agenda, the meeting gave approval for revised budget and new initiatives, including automation of the loaning system, training of the general practitioners on clinical ethics, launching of awareness activities regarding the new initiatives i.
e soft loans for private sectors doctors and allied health professionals. Dr Sohail Saqlain informed the meeting that doctors applied for loans have furnished documents, including income and expenditure statement, and the sub-committee set up for the purpose by the F&TC and board of Directors had verified the documents. The meeting also discussed the hardship cases of such doctors who were either died or seriously ill and their liabilities of loan were still pending due to non-functioning of their clinics.