Emergency Medicine

The SGH Emergency Department is a single-stop facility with a full spectrum of services. We were one of the best hospitals in eastern region to provide the need for a round-the-clock centre for managing emergencies. The department provides treatment for a wide range of conditions - traffic accidents, burns,poisonings, acute medical emergencies like heart attacks and strokes. It handles adults and children, on a "24/7" basis.

Facilities available:
x The Emergency Room
x It has a state-of-the-art resuscitation room with 2 cots that are used to revive cardiac arrests, seriously injured accident victims and other life - threatening conditions.
x There are 2 ambulatory cots for patients who have less serious problems.
x A highly qualified consultant with a large experience of treating acutely ill patients heads the ED. A team of doctors, nurses and and para-medical staff are in the ED at all times
x It is backed up by the entire range of diagnostic and treatment facilities, from simple blood tests, to ECG and x-rays and to ultrasound and CT scans.
x All basic and specialized consultancy services are provided by our carefully selected, highly trained panel of doctors.

Hours of service and access to care:

x The Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
x No prior appointments are needed