Department of General Medicine

About the Department / Program

Here at Department of general medicine , we believe in providing highest of care 24×7 to patients admitted in the ward. So, to ensure this , we have a nursing station at every cubicle which encompasses highly trained nurses looking after each and every patient in an impeccable manner.

The beds in the wards are equidistant from each other, hence making it easy for the medical and nursing teams to carry out their bedside procedures with ease and to keep the infection spread to the bare minimum .

We have a fully loaded crash cart at every cubicle to attend to any unforeseen emergency occuring in the ward. There are centralised oxygen supplies equipped with state of the art beds to cater patients in need of oxygen. There is one restroom for 2 cubicles, which are immaculate with uninterrupted water supply. There are 6 demo rooms and 1 briefing room in the department of General medicine. The demo rooms are equipped writing boards to facilitate the teaching process for the students attending bed side clinics . These rooms are well lit and are engineered to have adequate cross ventilation.

Each of the demo rooms can comfortably house 30 people and they are provided with sufficient comfy wooden chairs with attached table. The briefing room is meant for post graduate discussions, academics and official meetings held in the department. It has state of the art audio visual facilities with air conditioning making it a comfortable environment for post graduate learning.

Department library contains wide range of books which includes all international ,national and local which spread over 2000 sqft which is crucial part of department.

We have a well lit and spacious examination room in our department of general medicine. the absolutely necessary equipment is a well-designed examination table that provides nurses and physicians with what they need for vital diagnostic procedures. we have a well-equipped examination table which is adjustable or powered in order to accommodate all patients (including disabled individuals), and is as compact as possible to maximize space in the exam room itself. We have storage cabinets sufficiently spacious to ensure that all types of examination devices can be placed in the room and be ready to use when needed. Appropriate clinical lighting to facilitate medical examination is also present in our examination room.having in-room access to running water is vital in some circumstances, and is also important for hygienic purposes which can also be found in our examination room.

We have 3 consultation rooms for the department of general medicine, all situated in the ground floor. Patients who need special support like wheelchairs / stretchers are provided at the lobby for assistance. you will be received by the secretary in each private clinic. The department conducts regular hypertension, diabetic(endocrine) and haematology clinics on regular basis. in addition to general medicine superspeciality department like nephrology, cardiology, gastroenterology, neurology, rheumatology departments alo cater the patients in their own varying capacities. separate opd are being maintained by them and this helps us to cater to a large number of people.

We are also providing care via conducting special diabetology and geriatric out patient clinic/ camps in peripheral areas on regular basis where faculty and post graduates get posted. adequate control of diabetes is achieved in usual follow up with prescription of certain medications which is given as freeof cost to the patients. Geriatric patients are given special care and counselling needed. Average number of cases handled per day : 80 + OP cases , and approximately 40 ward cases and 7-8 intensive care cases