Divisional Railway Hospital, Eastern Railway, Asansol
Hospital in Asansol, West Bengal, India
Year of Establishment:1966 (1869 Burlington)
Complete Address:Divisional Railway Hospital, Eastern Railway,
G.T. Road, Opposite Asansol City Bus Stand, Post. Asansol, Dist. Burdwan, PIN-713301, West Bengal, India.
Location:Asansol, West Bengal, India
Introduction & Overview
Referral Hospital from all Health Units of Asansol Division. Patients are also being referred from the adjacent Railway Division (Adra). This railway Hospital of the Asansol Division of Eastern Railway provides 100% healthcare, starting from preventive and primary & secondary to all the staff and their dependent family members.
Same Health care also available for the retired staffs and their dependent family members from all over Indian Railways who has opted for the treatment at this hospital.
Specialty & USP's
This hospital is recognised for the housemanship training in two subjects namely:
Services & Facilities
All the major disciplines have specialist doctors to serve the beneficiaries of the Railways.
The Casualty department runs round the clock. This well equipped department, run by efficient medical professionals and is capable of handling all sorts of emergencies. Specialist senior doctors are available round the clock in all the major disciplines. Availability of senior specialists particularly in Medicines, Surgery, Orthopaedic, G&O, and Eye & ENT for 24X7 is quite rare even in many reputed corporate hospitals. This is a great service Indian Railway is providing to its beneficiaries.
OPD and Clinics in various specialities, separate OPD facility for retired employees and their dependents run daily on week days from 9 am to 01:00 pm and 03:30 to 05:30 PM from Monday to Saturday.
Special follow Up Clinic : Special l Follow up Clinic run from Monday to Saturday 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM., such as :
Diabetic Follow up Clinic on Monday
Medical follow up Clinic on Tuesday & Friday
Cardio Vascular Clinic on Thursday
Paediatric Clinic on Wednesday
Orthopaedic follow up clinic on Tuesday, Friday & Saturday
Surgical follow up clinic on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Medicine department provides all types of basic specialist services in medicine branch including external pacemaker facilities and TMT services & defibrillation facilities.
ICCU : 5 bedded Unit: renders commendable life saving services
Surgery : This department is under high demand among railway population and an exclusive long queue always stands for laparoscopy services.
Surgical ICCU : Two bedded Unit. Post operative cases are cared herein.
Gynaeo & Obstetrics:
This department is highly lauded particularly for dedicated obstetric services. All types of Gynaecology services are done including laparoscopy.
Paediatrics, Ophthalmology, ENT, Dental, Biochemistry, Pathology and Radiology departments are also doing commendable job in the respective fields. All the departments are using latest technologies and gadgets for management of their patients.
24X7 in-house Blood bank service is also a very important support. Very few hospitals in the city has this facility. Ambulance service available for round the clock.
Provision of Medical service to the passengers in the trains over Asansol Division, E.Rly.
A Prescribed protocol in Disaster Management maintained and also operate Accident Relief Medical Van to provide Relief during disaster inside & outside the Asansol Division.
We maintain an AC Mortuary.
Physiotherapy department is manned by a Physiotherapist and is very popular amidst railway beneficiaries particularly among senior citizen.
Family & Welfare department provides preventive health care throughout the Asansol Division including implementing promotive health programme and multipurpose health drive at different health units.
Staff & Management Strength:Round the clock regular doctors. Sanctioned Strength-28.
Vehicle Parking For Visitors & Members:Yes
Canteen / Cafeteria:Yes
Average Outpatients Per Day:421 (including six Health Units)
Permanent & Visiting Panelist Strength:04 Hospital Visiting Specialist (01 Surgery +01 Ortho +01 G&O+01 Dermatology )
Achievements & Awards
i) External Pace maker facility introduced.
ii) C-arm installed for upgraded Orthopaedic Operation.
Enquiries & Appointments:0341-2281913
Training Regular Clinical meeting happens every Thursday with participation from all railway doctors under CMS/ASN.
Paramedics are also imparted training regularly.