PR No. 10 Islamabad: January 2, 2017.

Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) has established a new Health Technical Wing (HTW) in the Division to provide technical input in matters relating to health sector of the capital city. The Wing would work under a Chief/Director General health, a Grade 20 officer, who will be responsible to scrutinize the proposals and recommendations presented to CADD regarding the health sector of Islamabad.

Health Technical Wing, which was established on the directions of the Minster for CADD, Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, will augment CADD’s ability to administer health services in a professional manner. The technical wing will support the administration to arrive on more informed decisions and objective planning, he added.

The Wing will perform development, monitoring and evaluation of technical matters of all hospitals of ICT, matters relating to quality assurance of services provided by hospitals, health education and its planning, coordination with all public health projects in Islamabad and coordination with administration of Islamabad and CDA Health Directorate regarding public health programs.

The newly established wing will also oversee matters relating to international cooperation and coordination with international agencies, coordination for participation in international seminars and workshops relating to health, liaison with other Ministries/Divisions regarding international agreements/MoUs, matters relating to International Health Regulations.

Furthermore, the Wing will also provide input in matters relating to population welfare and population control in ICT.

CADD will coordinate with Establishment Division and Finance Division in order to re-designate and transfer posts in the newly created Health Technical Wing.