The IT Department of MTI Mardan was started in June 201 upon the recruitment of Manager- IT. The existing system was traditional manual system, the main goal was to create and develop a complete paperless environment.
Hospital Management Information System (HMIS) is the backbone of any Healthcare facility, especially the teaching hospital. The management of MTI MMC, Mardan has developed a state-of-the-art IT Centre which is among one in KPK. A strong backbone of fiber optic network infrastructure has been laid of 10 Gbps high speed LAN connectivity network with backup Core-Fiber-Switches & Aggregation-Fiber-Switches at the main data center. All constituent institutes under the umbrella of Mardan MTI i.e. MMC, BBCH, BKMC, BKCD & CNM are connected through fiber optic with Main Data Center.
With limited IT staff, the IT Department has developed several modules; i.e Financial Receipts on all counters (A&E- MMC/CCH, OPD, IPD, Pathology, Radiology, Blood Bank, Surgeries & Procedures), Pharmacies (Medicine Stores, Fair Price Pharmacies MMC/BBCH), General Stores, Accounts & Finance (Pay Roll, Financial Receipts).
For the implementation of full pledged Hospital Management Information System (HMIS), Shaukat Khanam Memorial Hospital was contacted in Feb-2021 to furnish their customized Software to MTI MMC, Mardan. They were agreed in August-2021 to provide their HMIS-Software to MMC. In this regards, GAP analysis & demonstration of modules are in progress. Signing of MOU is in pipelines to finalized all the requirements.
Few deficiencies were highlighted during technical discussions. One deficiency was related to Technical staff. One Database Administrator, Two Network Engineer, Two System Engineer and One HMIS Supervisor are required.
Qualified Human Resource is the key factor to successfully implement Hospital Management Information System in the whole hospital. For this purpose, the following IT staff is required, presented in tabulated form with units.
Current Human Resource at the IT Department:
|Specialty:||Network, Communication, Security, Project Management, Data Center|
|Certificates & Trainings:||CCNA, CCNP, CCIE(R&S)-T, MCP, MCTS,MCITP|
|Specialty:||Programming, Data Center Administration|
|Certificates & Trainings:||OCA, OCP, MCSE, Java Admin-1|