Dr. Samaa Akhtar wrote this report under Dr. Faisal Cheema and Farhan Ahmad’s patronage. Dr. Faisal Cheema, MD is the Chair of the Research Advisory Board at PCHF. He is also the Director of Research at HCA Research Institute and Associate Professor of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, UH College of Medicine, USA
This report provides an overview of the impact of partnerships with health-based NGOs in Pakistan. These include partnerships for
(i) the exchange of resources (ii) for financing and (iii)for capacity building. We emphasize the need for value-based CHD health systems, as illustrated through PCHF’s key performance indicators for the financial year 2021. Concluding with recommendations for future CHD health system strengthening.