May 20: The hospital management claims it is a state-of-the-art lab for the treatment of heart disease, the first of its type to be set up in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan, and equipped with “diverse purpose” technology, According to Bol News.
The lab was inaugurated on April 28 by Chief Minister Mehmood Khan and Health Minister Timur Saleem Jhagra at the newly established modern hospital Peshawar Institute of Cardiology (PIC).
According to Dr. Rafi, “In this state-of-the-art laboratory, robotic systems, 3D imaging systems, LED surgical lights, state-of-the-art surgical instruments make it easy to diagnose and catheterize without opening the chest.”
He further said that PIC has the honor of opening not only the first hybrid catheterization laboratory in the country but also the world-renowned high-quality ‘stents’ being performed in this hospital.
Health Minister Taimur Jhagra told the media that his government has provided timely funds to PIC to improve the health system and provide modern and quality treatment to the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa within the province.
All treatment is being provided free of charge through Health Card Plus.
He said that he was trying his best to make the hospital a recognized institution by the Joint Commission International (JCI).
The Hybrid Keith Laboratory carries out angiography, surgery, and research with the help of high-quality cameras and screens.