The objective of the Medical Department is to provide preventive and curative health care service to the port employees their dependents and other beneficiaries. To comply with various health and hospital regulations. Carry out pre-employment / periodic medical examination of the employees and extend occupational health services to the Dock workers. To inform notifiable diseases to Government Health Agencies. To participate in various national health programs
Medical department administers the health care of the employees of the Port, their dependent families and pensioners and their spouses, services extended to School staff, CISF personnel and their dependent through Port Hospital (with 80 bed facility).
Outpatient and Inpatient are treated and if required patients are referred to outside Hospitals for treatment. Hospital has facility of 80 beds (Operational), with medical facilities in the discipline of
· General Medicine,
· General Surgery,
· Obstetrics & Gynecology.
· ENT and Dentistry
These are further supported by other disciplines of
· Pathology and Radiology.
· Different super-specialists in disciplines such as
· Gastroenterology, etc.
have been enlisted on Visiting basis for the benefits of the patients.
Total number of employees registered are around 2500 approx.
who have an average of 4 dependent and pensioners registered are 13000 approx.
Average number of Outpatients treated every day are approx.600 to 700, average occupancy is 40 to 45 % of 80 beds.