•      Thu Sep 28 2023

Bharatpur Hospital declares 400 beds free

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Bharatpur Hospital Chitwan (file)

Bharatpur, Aug 19: The Bharatpur Hospital has made 400 general beds of the Outpatient Department (OPD) service free. As per the directive of the Ministry of Health and Population, the hospital has made available the free beds services since August 18 (Friday) onward.

Issuing a statement on Thursday, Spokesperson of the hospital, senior physician Dr Govinda Kandel informed that the hospital has started providing beds freely.

He shared that minimum service charge however has been kept as it was for critical care (ICU, CCU, PICU and NICU), post-operative ward, cabin, HDU, spine, cardiac, neurosurgery and orthopedic ward.

The hospital now has 600 beds. The OPD service tickets are also free in the hospital. Patients from across the country turn up to receive treatment in Bharatpur hospital.

Information Officer Gopal Poudel shared daily 1,500 to 2,000 patients are visiting the hospital for treatment of late.