DKS Post Graduate Institute to be dedicated in March last week

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 09 Jan 2018 10:28:15


Staff Reporter,


Dau Kalyan Singh Post Graduate Institute, a state of the art multi specialty hospital fully equipped with ultra modern facilities, will be dedicated in the last week of March in the heart of the state capital. Not only the people of the state, but the people of the entire country will be benefited from this institute.

Institute will provide comprehensive tertiary super specialty health care. It will be 450 bedded hospital fully air-conditioned and the critical care unit will be of 120 beds and casualty of 50 beds, informed Medical Suptd-cum-Academy In-charge of the institute Dr Punit Gupta in a Meet the Press programme at Raipur Press Club on Monday.

The hospital has partnered with banks and prepaid cards are provided to patients for cashless transaction. On the parametre of diagnostics and investigative services, the Radiology Department will be equipped with latest 256 slice CT scan machine and other facilities. Free diagnostic services will be provided to all the BPL patients of the state.
The 50-bed modular casualty will be equipped with all emergency facilities including high end ventilator, monitor and infusion pump. There will be three well equipped modular OT for emergency and trauma care operations. There will be monitor available in casualty to know the patient status for OT. In the emergency area, there will be state of the art 10-bedded ballistic ward where patients of ballistic injury, gun shot injury and blast injury will be treated. This ward will be of its own kind in India.

The critical care block will have 120 modular beds for modern critical care. It will be divided into different sectors and there will be intensive care unit also. Besides, there will be eleven operation theatres fully functional with modern facilities.

Among the other set-ups, the Nephrology department will be of 75 beds for patients of renal injuries and associate diseases. There will be separate 5-bed paediatric nephrology ward and two dialysis machines as paediatric dialysis unit. There will be 60-bed modular dialysis unit with TV moduled with each bed along with wifi facilities and laptop to each patient. This will be a biggest modular dialysis centre in Asia. This centre will also have 8 CRRT machine set up where patients with low BP, infection and renal failure will be treated. It will be one of the biggest set up of CRRT in India. Patient will be getting facility of plasma pheresis and liver dialysis also.

Burn and Plastic Surgery department will have 20-bed modular burn unit. It will be of its own kind in India. For waste management, pneumatic system will be used in the hospital and the DKS Post Graduate Institute is the first in the country to use this facility.