The Department of General Medicine is well staffed with senior faculty and strengthened by knowledgeable junior faculty and helped by visiting super-specialists. It has 24 critical care beds with centrally-monitored ICUs with modern equipment and a step down Intermediate Care unit. This facility is manned round-the-clock by an intensivist, experienced doctors and nursing staff. Well-equipped Trauma Care Center and Mobile Cardiac Ambulance Unit support the Critical Care facilities. Medical ICU and IMC handle all medical emergency and routinely perform intubation, CVP, etc and provide ventilator care & ICU hemodialysis. The Department has facilities such as latest ventilators, bed-side echo and sonography machine. It is also a participant in "code blue" - an emergency hospital response team.
The department also provides out-patient departmental services on weekdays and emergency services round-the- clock. It is well supported by NABL-accredited laboratory services and radiology services including Colour Doppler, multislice CT Scan and MRI. A fulltime neurophysician is attached to the Department with facilities like EEG, EMG and NCV studies. The Department also handles neurologic emergencies with facilities of Thrombolysis for acute stroke patients.
Regular Diabetes clinic is run by an experienced physician who provides comprehensive care to diabetics such as regular treatment, techniques of insulin and diabetic foot care. The clinic is supported by a clinical dietitician and a physiotherapist for MNT and exercise therapy.
The Department has excellent infrastructure for academic programs and presentation facilities with access to 24-hours internet services. Academic programs including seminars, case discussions and journal clubs. are conducted The Department participates actively in the institutions’ PG programs like, Monthly Mortality Review, Medical Audit, Involve Academic Meet AND Interdepartmental meets. It also participates in handling the post-exposure prophylaxis for health care workers following needle stick injuries and Pharmacy and Hospital Infection Control Program. The Department is also a pioneer in establishing antibiotic stewardship program in the Hospital.
PG students are encouraged to participate and present papers in Regional and National Conferences. The Department regularly holds CME and updates by various renowned guest faculty.