Services

Emergency Medical Services Department (EMSD)

 

In-Patient Services

In-Patient Services
Floors Details
Ground Floor Triage, Resuscitation Room and Emergency ICU, ECG Room, Plaster & Minor Procedure Room, USG, X-Ray and CT Scan, Injection Room
First Floor Male and Female Ward for short stay medical patients (60 Beds), Emergency Laboratory Services (24 hours), Emergency Medical Unit and Consultation Room
Second Floor Emergency OT and Recovery Room, CATH Lab, Coronary Care ICU
Third Floor Trauma ICU, Trauma OT and Recovery Room, Critical Care ICU
Fourth Floor Trauma Male and Female Wards (Total 60 Beds), Emergency Surgical Unit and Consultation Room
Fifth Floor Burns Unit with the Burns ICU, Burns OT and Burns Ward

The average daily attendance of patients to Emergency Department varies between 300-350 cases. For proper categorization of patients according to Emergency Severity Index (ESI), triage of all cases attending the casualty was started in the month of July 2013. The team of Doctors and Nurses are involved in Triaging, Resuscitating, evaluating all patients attending the Emergency. Various procedures like chest tube insertion, Splinting, Haemorrhage control, Fluid resuscitation, Central venous catheter insertion, Airway management and Intubation are done as and when indicated during resuscitation. After stabilization and initial documentation, procedures are completed; necessary imaging or laboratory investigations are done. Specialist consultations are taken from various departments like Medicine, Surgery, Orthopaedics, Neurosurgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiology, Urology, etc.

                     The Emergency ICU has 12 beds with 11 ventilators and sick cases are admitted and managed here initially. Patients in this ICU are managed during the initial hours by the Residents and staff from the Department of Emergency Medicine and Trauma, Residents from the Respective Departments and the dedicated ICU Nursing staff.

                      Short stay medical patients are admitted in 1st floor for the continuation of treatment; beds totaling to 60 Nos. including both male & female separately. Emergency OT, Post-operative Ward & CCCU are located on the 2nd floor of EMS Block. The Emergency OT is equipped with 3 OT tables and averages of 400 operations a month, functioning round the clock. The 3rd floor consists of Trauma-OT, Trauma-ICU and Critical Care Unit. The 4th floor has 60 beds and designated as Trauma-ward for Trauma and Surgical patients. The 5th floor has Burns ward, Burns-OT and Burns-ICU and is managed by Plastic Surgeons.

Out-Patient Services

Statistics of new patients who attended Emergency during 2017 – 2018

Month & Year No. of patients
2017 46561
2018 (till August 31st ) 29558

Statistics of Laboratory Services during 2017 – 2018

Month & Year Total samples received Total Investigations conducted
2017 82023 397137
2018(Till August 31st) 46220 177220

Services:

Floors Details
Ground Floor Triage, Resuscitation Room and Emergency ICU, ECG Room, Plaster & Minor Procedure Room, USG, X-Ray and CT Scan, Injection Room
First Floor Male and Female Ward for short stay medical patients (60 Beds), Emergency Laboratory Services (24 hours), Emergency Medical Unit and Consultation Room
Second Floor Emergency OT and Recovery Room, CATH Lab, Coronary Care ICU
Third Floor Trauma ICU, Trauma OT and Recovery Room, Critical Care ICU
Fourth Floor Trauma Male and Female Wards (Total 60 Beds), Emergency Surgical Unit and Consultation Room
Fifth Floor Burns Unit with the Burns ICU, Burns OT and Burns Ward

                   The average daily attendance of patients to Emergency Department varies between 300-400 cases. For proper categorization of patients according to Emergency Severity Index (ESI), triage of all cases attending the Emergency was started in the month of July 2013. The Emergency ICU has 12 beds with 11 ventilators and sick cases are admitted and managed here initially.

                     The conceptual model of ED triage was started in July 2013, using the Emergency Severity Index (ESI). The medical team consists of Doctors, Nurses assisted by Trauma Technicians, Student Nurses, Dressers, Nursing Attendants, and other ancillary hospital staffs. In order to cater to the emergency referral services, the department is provided with 2 ambulances equipped with life support systems and also for Hospital deceased body patients two vehicle provided for free hearse van services 24x7.