Zango / Neonatal Transport Service (NTS)
The Paediatrics Department has also started the Northwest Neonatal Transport Services (NETS). This is a fully dedicated ambulance service only for neonates. Its main aim is to safely transport sick babies from all over Peshawar. This dedicated service is serving all the local community of KP. It retrieves sick infants from different maternity homes and other hospitals which does not have specialised staff and equipment available. It is done on family or in-charge pediatrician request. A specialised team consisting of neonatal doctors and nurses retrieves these newborns from the respective hospitals or maternity homes. The service, or any further information, can be obtained by calling 1028.