Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospitals

Successful medical treatment of more than 4 Million People todate     Approximately more than 0.35 million successful operations todate      Approximately 1300 patients treated on a daily basis     More than 120 doctors trained/grauated to alleviate the sufferings of the blind       More than 0.3 million operations carried out during out reach progam/eye camps      More than 1.5 million children successfully screened todate
Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospitals
Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospitals
What's New
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'Ocular Prosthesis 500 patients treated at Al-shifa annually more

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Al-Shifa Trust wins another award more

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'Eye Camp organised at Attock village more

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Universal Service Fund (USF) Contributed For Al-Shifa Trust Light House more

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Al-Shifa Trust Gets International AGFUND award more

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Sukkur Hospital Jump Starts towards self reliance more

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Pakistan Institute of Ophthlamology forges ahead in more

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Income generating project in progress more

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Record budget for year 2008-2009 more

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Multiple incentives for Employees more

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Muzaffarabd Hospital construction gaining momentum more

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Digital Library more

 National Academy for Paramedics

National Academy of Paramedics is one of the first institutions in Pakistan which deals with training of ophthalmic paramedics and nurses in ophthalmology. Seven different courses are being run for different cadres. The eligibility criteria for each is set. Those completing the training have excellent job prospects within Al-Shifa as well as outside both in public and private sector. Our trained optometrists have already become resource persons in leading provincial institutions in Pakistan. Following are our seven courses:

Course Last Date Of Application Date Of Interview Duration Eligibility Criteria
Diploma Optometry End of May 2nd week of June Two years F.Sc.
Diploma Orthoptics End of February 2nd week of March One year F.Sc        preferable Dip. Optometry/MBBS
Diploma Ophthalmic Technician End of February 2nd week of March One year F.Sc
Diploma Ophthalmic Nursing End of November/May 2nd week of December Six months Graduation in General Nursing
Nursing Assistant End of November/May 2nd week of December Six months Matric (O level) with science
Biomedical Technician End of November/May 2nd week of December Six months Diploma in Associ- ate Engineer
Refractionist Course End of November/May 2nd week of December Six months F.Sc Preferably a practicing optician

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Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospitals

        No of patients treated in Al-Shifa since inception  4,753,437(Last Updated on May 04, 2008)

Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospitals