The Heartfile program

The Heartfile program in Pakistan focuses on Non Communicable Disease (NCD) prevention, control and health promotion, and includes several initiatives that encompass building policy, reorienting health services, community interventions and research.

Initiated by the non-profit private sector, the program now links with major public sector primary health care programs and is currently spearheading formulation of the National Action Plan on Non communicable Disease Prevention and Control in Pakistan. In addition, the program is also currently being refined, validated and packaged as a replicable model for other developing countries and low resource settings with inbuilt components sensitive to cultural and social adaptations

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