OverviewThe department of Paediatrics was started in December 2001 under 3 units. In addition to general beds, the department has a PICU with 5 beds and NICU with 10 beds.
The normal OPD timings from Monday to Friday are 9am to 4 pm. On Saturdays OPD timing is 9am to 1pm. After the normal OPD timings on weekdays, from 4pm to 9am next day, Saturday after 1pm and Sundays, the Duty Paediatrician will attend the OPD cases. The Associate Prof/Assistance Prof are available for consultations on call.
Paediatric OPD has 5 consultation rooms and an immunization room. Our patients and Admissions are managed as follows.
- Monday and Thursday – Unit I
- Tuesday and Friday – Unit II
- Wednesday and Saturday – Unit III
- Sundays – All the 3 Units on rotation.
Patients who are attending OPD in Paediatric department has facilities for cross consultation with all super specialists like Paediatric Surgeon, Cardiologist, and Neurosurgeon round the clock.
Because of the dedicated work by the staff of Paediatric Department, patients get personalized care and go home with complete satisfaction. This is evidenced by the flow of patients from within the state and also from other states especially West Bengal, Orissa, Tamil Nadu, etc.