About PIMS


The plan of Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), Islamabad was conceived in early 60's as the premier hospital for the capital with the objective to provide tertiary level patient care services and accept referrals. Doctors and allied health professions at all levels in the field of Medicine & Allied specialties, Surgery& Allied specialties, Obstetrics/Gynecology and Pediatrics provide clinical services, conduct applied research in relevant specialties and develop linkages with academic institutions, national and international agencies including WHO, UNICEF, JICA in order to provide state of the art clinical services, to promote health care activities, research and medical education.

    Total Area 140 Acres.

    Conceptual Design 1965.

    (M/S Sir Liewely Davis Weeks).

    PC-1 Approved (592 beds) 1980.

   Construction started 1980.

   Completion 1985.

Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences provides curative and diagnostic services to patients from Islamabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan, Kashmir and Punjab. In addition, PIMS also ensures service provision to Parliamentarians, Government officers and judicial staff round the clock. To facilitate patients and their attendants all components have highly visible and clear sign posting for services being provided in PIMS.

Delivery Components:

    Islamabad Hospital (713 beds)
    Children's Hospital (262 beds)
    Mother & Child Health Centre (156 beds)
    Burn Care Center (24 beds)
    Cardiac Center (99 beds)
    Breast Cancer Screening Center
    Bone Marrow transplant UNIT
    Thalassemia UNIT (Adult/Pediatrics)

Academic Components:

    College of Nursing
    School of Nursing
    College of Medical Technology
    MCH training Centre

Welfare Services:

    The patient's attendants are provided free of cost meals three times a day with the cooperation of Saylani Welfare trust under the umbrella of EHSAAS Program.
    Patient's attendants are also provided a place to sleep at night in the "Shelter Home"
    A "Sarai" to accommodate the parents of paediatric patient is also functional.

PIMS Clinical Specialties:

Islamabad Hospital:

    General Surgery
    OMFS/ Dental Surgery
    Orthopedic Surgery
    Plastic Surgery
    General Medicine
    Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R)
    Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
    Critical Care Medicine (MICU)
    Infectious Diseases Department
    Thalassemia Unit
    Accident and Emergency Centre

Cardiac centre:

    Cardiac Medicine (Cardiology)
    Cardiac Surgery
    Coronary Care Unit (CCU)
    Cardiac Surgery Intensive Care Unit (CSICU)
    Cardiac Physiology
    Accident and Emergency Centre

Childrens Hospital:

    Pediatric Medicine
    Pediatric Surgery
    Pediatric Oncology
    Pediatric Dental Surgery
    Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Pediatric E.N.T.
    Pediatric Ophthalmology
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
    Neonatology Department
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
    Thalassemia Department
    Bone Marrow transplant (BMT)
    Pediatric Anesthesia
    Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R)
    Accident and Emergency Centre

Mother & Child Health Center:

    Gynecology & Obstetrics
    Fistula Repair Unit
    Kangaroo Mother Care Unit (KMCU)
    Neonatal Nursery
    Accident and Emergency Centre

Burn Care Centre:

    Burn Management Unit
    Burn Intensive Care Unit (BICU)
    Accident and Emergency Centre

Breast Cancer Screening Centre:

    Breast Cancer Screening

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