Mariam Tabba Khan

Ms. Mariam Tabba Khan became the Chief Executive Officer of not-for-profit Tabba Heart Institute (THI) on 2nd of June, 2005. It was not until her philanthropist father, Mr. Abdul Razzak Tabba’s sudden death that she took up the mission to establish and run the state-of-the-art Institute. During his lifetime however, she showed no interest in her father’s business ventures despite having an MBA degree.

THI emphasizes upon quality and thrive for its continuous improvement. Apart from ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certification, THI’s laboratory services are recognized by RIQAS (UK) and College of American Pathologists (CAP). THI is the first and only hospital in Pakistan which is a part of National Cardiovascular Database Registry (NCDR) of American College of Cardiology (ACC) for quality Cardiac Care services. And last but not the least, the American College of Cardiology NCDR Chest Pain – MI Registry Silver Award, recognizes high standards of patient care at THI and honored Silver Performance achievement award to THI.

On teaching and training side, THI is recognized by College of Physicians & Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) for post-graduate training in Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Interventional Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Anesthesia. In addition, the institute also offers Diploma in Cardiac Nursing which is recognized by Pakistan Nursing Council (PNC). Another feather in THI’s cap is that THI has initiated M. Phil in Preventive Cardiology and Cardiac Rehabilitation which is accredited by Karachi University. This is the first Program in Pakistan in this discipline which will not only support to develop skilled manpower but will also play a key role in initiating researches from THI for Prevention and Rehabilitation of heart disease. THI has achieved American Heart Association (AHA) Training Centre status. This recognition enabled THI to conduct AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) provider courses. THI takes great pride from this affiliation as it reflects the higher standards of education which THI adheres to as inculcated in its core values.

THI feels honored to serve both financially deserving and non-deserving patients with the same commitment, dedication and passion while maintaining high standards of professionalism. Realizing the need to address the growing demand of heart care solutions being provided by Tabba Heart Institute, Ms. Mariam launched the esteemed “Diagnostic & Consultation Centres in Karachi and Hyderabad”. The Centre offers services of highly-experienced cardiac specialists along with a wide range of cardiac facilities. This flagship facility serves as a symbol of THI’s determination in serving ailing hearts across the city.

THI has been equipped with a next generation Cath Lab which is Asia’s first of its kind. This no doubt proves the commitment to continuous improvement for better quality of patient care. Another feather in her cap was inaugurating first of its kind, Emergency First Aid & Laboratory Collection Unit in June 2018 that features premium first aid & immediate emergency response along with laboratory services to cater to the masses at large. The Unit has been established within the premises of South Asia’s biggest Lucky One Mall.

Ms. Mariam is a much admired, full time CEO of the hospital whose presence gives an energetic lift to the entire team.