Following are the main functions of the Directorate:

  • Data collection from all over the Punjab regarding entire nursing cadre
  • Preparation of seniority list
  • Preparation of promotion cases of BS-16 BS-17 BS-18 and BS-19
  • Submission of para-wise comments of court cases
  • Maintain all categories of leave up to 89 days except ex-Pakistan leave/ study leave, medical leave
  • Issuance of No Objection Certificate (NOC) for passport
  • Issuance of No Objection Certificate (NOC) for proceeding abroad of charge nurses
  • Attestation of nursing documents
  • Admission/ adjustment of third year successful candidates into midwifery courses (4th Year) wherever the seats exist in Punjab
  • Submission of retirement cases to the Health Department
  • Monitor nursing schools
  • Preparation of complete nursing service structure