Standard 1 - Mission

Standard 1 – Mission Statement

(Conforms to Standards 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4 & 1.1s)

VISION

Our Values:

The Avicenna Medical College will live up to the name and reputation of "Abu Ali Sina Balkhi (Latin Name Avicenna)" and be a model of excellence for the quality and innovation of its education programs, clinical services and research. The institution will continually strive to exceed the expectations of its patients, students, residents, and local community by constantly improving the services it provides with enthusiasm, teamwork and creativity. In doing so, Avicenna Medical College aligns itself to the vision of its Affiliating University, i.e., University of Health Sciences.

 

Vision Statement:

Our vision is to become a medical college that thrives to achieve improvement in healthcare of masses through creative delivery of educational programs, innovative research, commitment to public service and community engagement in a environment that supports diversity, inclusion, creative thinking, social accountability and respect for all.

 

MISSION

The mission of Avicenna Medical College is to educate to create outstanding healthcare professionals from a group of motivated students who are ready to face the challenge of serving the local community as well as compete at international forums. This, we believe is possible by creating conducive environment for students to learn, to observe and to experience quality medical care delivery and inducing an understanding of the role of doctors in healthcare system thus catering to the healthcare needs of the society and the communities. The medical education we impart forms the foundation for post-graduation and future career choices for the medical students nationally and internationally.

 

The College follows a well-designed program for grooming of students so that they become a useful member of the society and community. The emphaisis is on appropriate professional and interpersonal behavior and conduct in a co-education set-up. The display of attributes of dignity, truthfulness, poise and traits of a gentleman and gentle-lady by students receive special attention.

 

The College strives to implement and align with the mission spelled out by the University of Health Sciences (UHS) Lahore, which aims to cultivate excellence in academics and research and development of a diverse talented workforce for achievement of standards of health sciences. The college shadows the University of Health Sciences’ high standard of professionalism, ethics, integrity and compassion while encouraging research at all levels as per the University policy.

 

The College motto is "GOODNESS PREVAILS"

 

Quality Standards

The administration, faculty and staff of Avicenna Medical College & Hospital are committed to provide quality health care services conforming to our valued stakeholders’ requirements. This, we believe is possible by:

  1. Complying with requirements of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC), World Federation of Medical Education (WFME), Minimum Service Delivery Standards (MSDS), Quality Management System (QMS), thus showing commitment for effective continual improvement processes for patient satisfaction.
  2. Having a team of skilled and qualified Faculty through professional Faculty Development Program.
  3. All the stake holders/the departments set plans, implement, review and improve their quality objectives to meet the college and hospitals overall benchmark.
  4. Continuous application and acquisition of innovative technology is done in order to provide opportunity to the faculty and student for efficient life-long learning through multi-lateral means.

 

In order to achieve the above standards the college and hospital provides free and affordable healthcare services to a large segment of the community (85 villages) who depend on this institution for their healthcare needs. The institution through health education of communities inculcate awareness on various health issues and hygiene amongst the local healthcare providers and the population at large.

 

Note: Formulation of the Vision and Mission of Avicenna Medical College is based on the vision and mission of the Higher Education Commission (HEC), PM&DC and the UHS.

 

VISION AND MISSION OF UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES

 

Qualitative and Quantitative Revolution in Medical Education and Research through Evolution and thereby improve Health Care delivery to Populace.

 

UHS shall be innovative global centre of excellence in learning and research, supporting a community of scholars and professionals committed to serving society, promoting the development of students to reach their true potential in becoming competent, ethical, caring and inquiring health professionals for the benefit of the country and the wider world.