Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination
The Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination (abbreviated as MoNHSRC) is a cabinet level ministry of the Government of Pakistan with responsibility for national public health.
Healthcare was transferred to the provincial health departments after Eighteenth Amendment to the Constitution of Pakistan in June 2011. In May 2013 however the federal ministry was reinstated by Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso, as the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination. The function of this new ministry was to provide provision of medical services, frame health policies and enforce the same at a national level. Dr. Allah Bakhsh Malik is Federal Secretary of the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, Government of Pakistan. He served as Secretary to Government, Literacy and Basic Education Department with focus on Skill Development Programs and Vocational Education. He also formulated Punjab Youth Policy 2012 as Secretary Youth Affairs, Sports, Tourism and Archaeology.