Community Medicine

Department  of Community  Medicine  is actively  involved  in teaching and training of undergraduate (MBBS), Postgraduate (MD) students and Interns. The PG curriculum started in the year 2011. The faculty and students are engaged in various research project – STS/ICMR etc.  Three field practice areas one at Mothrowala (Rural health  training  centre) serving popualtion of.15724..and the other at Khurbura (Urban Health  training  centre) with a population of.15190 and at Bhauwala are running under the department. 

In collaboration with Uttarakhand government and World Bank and with the vision to provide community health services in hard to reach hilly areas of Pauri our PG students are actively  involved in providing health care to the masses.   The department is involved in observance of Public health days of importance, training of health workers, staff and interns, routine immunization at centres and  vaccination  of Covid 19 in college. Field activities in the form of family study of UG and PG students, School health,  health talks , role plays and sensitization programmes are being carried out on a regular basis. 

The department has several collaborations for community based activities with Government / NGOs / reputed international bodies (ICMR, WHO, USAID, WORLD BANK). 

1. ROUTINE CLINICAL SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT 

RHTC

  • Daily Medicine OPD
  • Daily GYNAE  OPD
  • Daily Dental OPD with all dental procedures including denture making
  • Specialist OPDs : Mon and Wed - ENT Wednesday Eye OPD. 
  • SATURDAY - Ortho OPD
  • Tuesday and Friday- Skin specialist OPD
  • All types of dressing and POPs done aseptically
  • Normal Delivery facility
  • All types of family planning facilities available except vasectomy/ Tubectomy
  • All types of vaccinations done daily 
  • All lab tests available at discounted rates
  • All USG/ CT / MRI billing to RHTC Patients at discount
  • All medicines available at 10% discount
  • Cordial staff and doctors  
  • Prompt treatment  

 

 
 UHTC
  • OPD services - Medicine, Obs/Gynae, Pediatrics, Dental, Physiotherapy everyday. OPD Card billed at a minimal value of Rs.20
  • Special OPDs : ( Monday/Thursday - Dermatology) | ( Tuesday - Orthopaedics ) | ( Friday - ENT Saturday - Ophthalmology)
  • Facilities for Day care available at minimal cost of Rs.150.
  • Immunisation services provided every day at subsidised rates.
  • All blood tests done at 30% off from base value of tests done in main SMIH.
  • X-rats and Ultrasound billing done at 30% reduced cost and 10% reduction in case of CT/MRI.
  • Medicines at the UHTC  

2. UNIQUE CLINICAL SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT

RHTC

  • Normal Delivery facility
  • Routine Immunisation
  • All medicines available at 10% discount
  • All USG/ CT / MRI billing at RHTC to Patients is at discount  

UHTC

  • All blood tests done at 30% off from base value of tests done in main SMIH.
  • X-rays and Ultrasound billing done at 30% reduced cost and 10% reduction in case of CT/MRI.
  • Medicines at the UHTC Pharmacy is sold at 10% reduced cost of MRP.
  • OPD Card billed at a minimal value of Rs.20

 3. ROUTINE ACADEMIC ACTIVITY

  • UG Lectures/ Clinical Block Postings/ Tutorials, Small Group Teaching/ DOAP Sections
  • PG Seminar / Group Discussion/ Journal Club/ Faculty Lecture.
  • Field Activities in the form of family visit/ Instructional Visit/ School Health    
 

4. ACADEMIC ACTIVITY EXCELLENCE & OTHER SERVICES PLATFORM

  • Department of community medicine organized a health camp every day for the surrounding areas of CHC Pabo, Pauri Gharwal.
  • PG students are posted at Covid – 19 Flu OPD
  • Faculty is also involved in teaching activities of Paramedical Students.
  • Faculty was actively involved in Covid – 19 training to Faculty, Nursing and Paramedical Staff and Interns.