Health and Family Welfare Department , Purulia
ROTARY EYE HOSPITAL, PURULIA
Rotary Service Centre is located at a site facing the lake on the West Lake Road, having a construction area of approximately 4,500 sq. feet. Rotary Club of Purulia has been working for "Eye Care” since its inception in the year 1968 and started annual "Eye Camps" for operating needy people of Purulia district.
Seeing the growing need of people in this area, Permanent Eye Hospital was set up in the year 1980 with the help coming from "Royal Commonwealth Society for the Blind" (Now Sight Savers International), and services were started in the year 1982.
Rotary Service Centre is managed by a group of Rotarians of Rotary club of Purulia which forms the Managing Committee, headed by a Chairman, who takes care of the Administrative affairs of the hospital. A Chief Medical Officer looks after the medical affairs of the hospital. He is well supported by a team of Ophthalmologists and a Para-Medical Team. Both these teams are helped by the Support team comprising of Administrative Staff.
The hospital has three doctors to attend to the patients. Besides them there is full-fledged team of Para-Medical staff which includes Pharmacists, Nurses, Optometrist, etc. as well as Administrative staff to man the daily functions of the hospital.
Rotary Service centre is a 10 (ten) bedded hospital.
The hospital has two well-equipped Operation Theaters.
a) Vag Laser
b) Operating Microscopes
c) A-Scan Equipment
d) Slit Lamps
f) Ophthalmoscopes (Direct & Indirect)
Besides these, the hospital also has 24 hours Service of
- Ambulance Service &
- Oxygen Service.
Area of Service
West Bengal: Areas include areas in & around Purulia Town with a focus on the interior rural parts of the district, and areas within approx. 200 km radius
Daily Services include OPO & IPO services where Patients are examined and surgeries conducted daily (except Sunday) in the hospital OPO & IPO respectively. Besides indoor activities, outdoor diagnostic camps are also organized regularly.
Types of surgeries include
- Cataract (Non-IOl) only medically required cases
- Cataract (IOl)
- And many other minor surgeries.
- Treatment using YAG LASER equipment is the first of its kind in this region.
- Rural & School Children Eye Screening Camps.
Office Phone: 03252-223620 , 03252-229474
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
(Source: C.M.O.H Purulia)