About Health Department
To improve the health status and quality of life of entire population of AJ&K by providing universal coverage of quality health care through curative, preventive and promotive health services.
A healthy state in which all citizen benefit from a better working health care delivery system, particularly the poorest.
There are 42 Dental Centers & one Dental Hospital in public sector, which are providing dental related treatment to the whole population of Azad Jammu & Kashmir. 121213 dental patients have been treated.
To improve the Mother & Child Health Care there are 177 MCH Centers, which are providing Mother and Child Health Care Services.
Common Diseases in AJ&K
A disease or medical condition is an abnormal condition of an organism that impairs bodily functions, associated with specific symptoms and signs. The following is a list of the most common diseases in AJ&K.
HMIS Data regarding Priority Health Problems is as under:
Health Problems (Priority Diseases)
- 101. Diarrhea
- 102. Dysentery
- 103. ARI
- 104. Fever (Clinical Malaria)
- 105. Cough more than 2 weeks
- 106. Suspected Cholera
- 107. Sus. Meningococcal Meningitis
- 108. Poliomyelitis
- 109. Measles
- 110. Neonatal Tetanus
- 111. Diphtheria
- 112. Whooping Cough
- 113. Goiter
- 114. Suspected viral Hepatitis
- 115. Suspected Aids
- 116. Snake bite
- 117. Dog Bite
- 118. Scabies
Published: 23-05-2016, Source: http://ajk.gov.pk