Brief Description About Patients Behbud Society for AKUH (PBS):
The Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) is a tertiary care hospital with consultant doctors specialized to provide compassionate care and treatment to patients with a full range and severity of specialty diseases and conditions. Our fully equipped emergency rooms, high tech operating rooms, well equipped critical and intensive care units, comfortable general hospital wards and premium private wing wards have all been designed to ensure a high standard of quality care for all our admitted patients (inpatients) irrespective of race, religion or background.
To meet the requirements of the poor and needy, the University has established The Patients Behbud Society for AKUH (PBS), an independent, charitable society established in 2001. It is responsible for collecting and disbursing zakat to enable mustehiq patients avail high quality medical treatment at the Aga Khan University Hospital, its clinics and medical centers. PBS is duly accredited by the Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP) and is audited by the Shariah advisors and financial auditors annually.