Family Planning Clinic
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital has been running a family welfare clinic for more than 45 years. The clinic provides free counseling and services for the General OPD cases as per the guidelines of the Government of India a cafeteria approach is provided which includes all methods for spacing and permanent methods of sterilization. Condoms, Copper T, Oral contraceptive pills (Mala-N) and emergency contraception tablets are provided free of charge in the General OPD.
Female (tubectomy) & male (vasectomy) Sterlisation operations are done using the latest techniques , Investigation & medicines are given free. 700-800 sterilizations, about 400 Copper T insertion are done annually and more than 500 cycles of oral contraceptive pills and 2 Lakh condoms are distributed free to the acceptors, free iron tablets and tetanus immunization is given to ante-natal cases.
A well baby clinic is also run under the family welfare programme where free immunization is provided covering all vaccine preventable diseases : viz - polio,diptheria, tetnus, measles,mumps and rubella,hepatitis B, typhoid,BCG, ORS packets, Vitamin A, Iron/folic acid tablets are given free to the children.
The deptt works along with NGOs like Navjyoti Police Foundation, Aparna Ashram etc in providing free medical facilities to the needy. For the benefit of the community outreach clinics are conducted once a month at J.J.clusters in Bawana and Todapur. Consultation, medicines and investigations are provided free at these clinics, free trapsport is provided for sterilization acceptors and those requiring hospitalization.
The department takes active part in all Govt. initiated special drives and schemes like the Pulse Polio Programme, universal immunization programme, special drives for vasectomy and health awareness etc.
Days & Timings :
Daily between 9am - 10.30 am in Room # F-66