Ethos of ALSA Pakistan
Ethos refers to the guiding beliefs, values, and character that define the spirit of an organization. At the heart of ALSA Pakistan, is our ethos which is centered around providing quality services to our patients. Our purpose is to promote the health and well-being of our patients through compassionate care and the highest standards of medical excellence.
Patient Centered Care
At ALSA Pakistan, we are committed to providing patient-centered care as the cornerstone of our healthcare services. Patient-centered care is more than just a buzzword for us. It is a philosophy that guides our every decision, from working with patients to ensure that they are informed and involved in every decision that affects their health to providing clear, easy-to-understand information and encouraging patients to ask questions, share their concerns, and provide feedback on their experiences.
We recognize that each patient is unique, with their own set of needs, preferences, and values, and we strive to tailor our care to each individual. Our staff focuses on making the patient feel welcome, respected, and valued from the moment they schedule an appointment. The patient is the centre of all that we do and it has led us to a better understanding in building trust.
Wellness of Patient
We recognize that healthcare is not just about treating illness and disease, but about empowering patients to live healthy, fulfilling lives. Our patient wellness programs are designed to address the physical, mental, emotional, and social aspects of health.
We consider that wellness is not a one-size-fits-all solution, and we work with each patient to develop a customized plan. Our patient wellness services include a range of programs and resources, such as nutritional plans, mental health counseling, and educational resources and tools to help patients take charge of their health
Best Practice Guidelines based on International Standards
Best practice guidelines are the recommendations for the healthcare providers for patient care. The multidisciplinary panel of experts develops these guidelines based on the research evidence and practice experience. We follow the latest best practice guidelines as per the international standards.
At ALSA Pakistan, we strictly adhere to the latest sterilization techniques to ensure that our patients receive care in a safe and hygienic environment. We acknowledge the importance of patient management and give personalized care to every patient. We abide by the appropriate protocols for each particular surgery and see that each step of the surgery is executed flawlessly. Our team of medical professionals provides personalized recommendations for each type of procedure so our patients receive the most effective treatment. We prioritize the safety and well-being of our patients. We carefully discuss the care plan and encourage patients to participate in the decision-making process.
We believe the foundation of trust is transparency. We respect the patient’s autonomy in deciding their care plan and provide them complete documentation of their health information, treatments delivered and surgical details. Our patients know the full detail of their procedures and may also receive video documentation of their procedure. By providing complete information and access to their medical records, we strive to ensure that our patients are well-informed and confident in their treatment decisions. We guide patients according to the options that are available to them, ensuring proper informed consent before any procedure. We understand that informed consent is critical to our patients’ trust and confidence. We perform surgeries according to approved guidelines endorsed by international bariatric surgery societies and do not perform any experimental procedures.
Community health awareness program
We are committed to promoting community health awareness through our seminars and webinars. We feel that providing authentic and easy to understand health information, will empower individuals and communities to make positive changes in their lives. Our seminars and webinars cover a wide range of health topics including mental, physical and nutritional health issues.
By educating individuals about the importance of mental and physical health, they can make informed decisions and take proactive steps towards better health. We make our programs open to everyone and design them to be accessible and engaging, with a focus on practical, actionable advice that individuals can apply in their daily lives. We are proud to play a role in promoting community health and well-being and remain dedicated to this important work.
Medical Education and Professional Development
At ALSA Pakistan, we provide medical education and professional development opportunities to the physician and allied health community our staff and grooming young healthcare providers. We understand the importance of staying up-to-date with the latest medical advancements and techniques and invest in ongoing training and development for our team. We are also dedicated to nurturing and grooming the next generation of healthcare professionals. We have collaborated with teaching institutions to, providing mentorship and training opportunities at their respective training sites to help them build their skills and knowledge.
We believe in the efficient use of resources and recognize that all resources are God-given gifts that should not be wasted. We ensure proper use and maintenance of surgical equipment and minimize waste. We take great care in proper processing and detoxifying waste to minimize the environmental impact. The hospitals we work with have licensed health waste management operators to safely dispose biohazard materials according to the local government guidelines.
We partner with organizations that prioritize environmental sustainability and work to minimize our carbon footprint. By incorporating environmentally sustainable practices, we aim to promote a healthier and more sustainable future for our community and the world.