Borgang Catholic Hospital

Borgang Catholic Hospital

Catholic Hospital Borgang is a 150 bedded multi specialty progress hospital situated in a rural underdeveloped area of North East India belonging to the Diocese Tezpur.It started as a 25 bedded hospital in 1969 in an old Tea garden club Building . The full pledged Hospital was Established In The Year 1978 since then Hospital is on developments and progress adding New departments and services .Now the hospital is well established with 150 beds having many specialties and it has got private partnership with National Health Programmes like R.N.T.C.P. ,N.R.H.M and N.A.C.O The mission statement of the hospital is to provide holistic care to all patients with special focus on the poor and the vulnerable by sharing the healing ministry of Jesus. Catholic Hospital Borgang is a charitable society registered under society Registration act 1860 and the register number is ……… It is also registered in the state having the license no. SHA /19 Dated 23/11/2001

Catholic Hospital Borgang is the brainchild of Archbishop Mittathany, then bishop of Tezpur. But hospital is so much indebted to Rev. fr. Cherian Moolamattom the founder and director Of catholic Hospital. He has spent sleepless nights in planning, building and its constant growth. He had been benefited from many genuine generous people for the construction and upgrading of the hospital which was felt need of the people.

This full pledged hospital was established in the year 1978 in view of catering, health care to the poor rural masses that had to solely depend on the government hospitals which lacked modern equipments and infrastructure and who are unable to get treatment from sophisticated co-operated hospitals. It may be the only full pledged hospital in Assam set up in rural area. Apart from the hospital services hospital imparts in National health programmes like N.R.H.M, JSY, NACO, N.L.E.P and RNTCP to promote the community health. Hospital also gives nursing education Both G.N.M and A.N.M. The administration of both the hospital and the Nursing school are effectively carried out by the dedicated Sacred Heart sisters

Hospital Administration

The diocese of Tezpur, the legal owner of catholic hospital borgang and its apex body is the governing body to manage the affairs of the hospital with Bishop of Tezpur and its Apex body is the governing body to make the major decision of the Hospital with Bishop Of Tezpur and Director as president and secretary respectively Currently The administration is guided and Assisted by general body. Its administration and daily activities Are carried out by sisters of the Sacred Heart congregation.

These Dedicated nuns and d staffs Other believes that health, happiness and wellbeing flow from the Lord Jesus Christ and greater Strength is vested in Him than in the modern techniques and even the most dangerous germs become ineffective in the rays of Divine mercy The hospital always upholds its objectives and philosophy, That is to provide, competent medical and nursing care in loving Service to all with dedication, co-operation and , commitment, to provide courteous, timely, accurate, cost effective and efficient Services through personnel, in a highly professional manner adhering to the standard procedures, ensuring quality care .

This is because of the coherent and selfless effort of the medical fraternity with its leadership of Dr.M.Brahma M.S.Medical Superintendent and nursing, paramedical and other staff of the hospital. In order to ensure quality care to our patients ,, we recruit persons with skill and commitment and quality give opportunity to train them, and give opportunities to create a culture of growth and satisfaction .To ensure safe practice and best quality care periodic evaluation is done periodically

Number of Beds 150
Established as Primary Health centre 1969
Established as a Hospital 1978
Motto Love and Care
Staff number 160

Hospital President          Director of the Hospital          Hosp. Administrator            Med. Superintendent

Rev.Michael Akasius D.D     Fr. Cherian Moolamattom         Sr.Ancy George S.H                      Dr. M.S. Brahma, M.S
Bishop Of Tezpur                                                                      Phone-9435183354

Mission Statement

The foundation of service is to promote the presence of the living God within our lives. The same living God is encountered in the patients to promote life to the full and share in the healing ministry of Christ through provision of preventive and curative care services that are based on holistic approach that affirms the human dignity, love and respect for human life.

Our Philosophy

We, the Governing body and the authorities of the hospital firmly believe that

  • Every person is unique created in the image of God with intrinsic value.
  • Life should be respected and every child has right to be born to live happily.
  • Provide competent medical and nursing care with holistic approach coupled with dedication. Commitment and co-operation.
  • Health, happiness and well being flow from the Lord Jesus Christ and greater strength is vested in Him than in the modern techniques, and even the most dangerous germs become ineffective in the rays of divine mercy.

Goal & Objectives

The aim or goal of our healing ministry is to provide holistic care to all patients irrespective of caste, creed and religion with a special focus on the poor and vulnerable by sharing the healing ministry of Jesus

  • To assist in restoring life I accordance with medical ethics and teachings of the Catholic Church.
  • To provide courteous, timely, accurate, cost-effective and efficient medical care through its dedicated personnel, in a highly professional manner, adhering to the standard procedure, ensuring quality care.
  • To extend special care and love to all the terminally ill patients. Thus we assist them to die with dignity by developing a positive attitude towards the reality to death in the hope of resurrection.
  • To provide training for nurses, paramedical and community health workers.
  • to work in collaboration with other health care agencies, b both voluntary and Government sectors.
  • To upgrade selectively the techniques and procedures, keeping pace with the advancement in the field of health care.

·         To undertake periodic evaluation of our health programmes so as to ensure best quality care.

Quality Policy

Catholic Hospital Borgang is committed to provide Holistic treatment to all patients with a special focus on the poor and the vulnerable by sharing the healing ministry of Jesus.
All our services to the patients shall be courteous, timely accurate and cost effective, compassionate and confidential.

Quality Objectives

  • Timely: All consultations, treatment and services shall be timely.
  • Accurate: All procedures, services and treatment shall be accurate
  • Cost effective; the medical treatment given, tests ordered, procedures and services shall be appropriate and cost effective
  • Professional; – All interaction with patients and all procedures done shall be in a highly professional manner, adhering to standard procedures ensuring quality care .
  • Comfortable. All procedures done, services rendered and and the patients stay in the hospital shall be safe, clean and comfortable.
  • Informative.- Patients and relatives shall be informed regarding the disease ,the conditions of the patient ,the treatment plan and cost associated 7 other necessary details.
  • Poor & Vulnerable. The poor shall be given discount based on the need vulnerable patients shall be treated with utmost conce

Investigation Facility

The Hospital offers the following Investigation Facility

  • Laboratory with ( Clinical Pathology, Biochemistry, serology, Microbiology with Blood bank)
  • Radiology and imaging
  • E.C.G
  • ultrasonagraphy with colour Doppler
  • Video Endoscopy

Last Updated on Sunday, 28 August 2011 09:33

Nursing & Paramedical facilities

Nursing

Special features

  • In-service & continuous education
  • Membership to Trained Nurses association of India
  • ICU Nursing
  • Operation theatre techniques
  • Burns

Pharmacy

A well organized and fully computerized pharmacy is placed in the OPD. The departments priority interest is to give fast service in affordable cost and all essential drugs are available in the pharmacy.

Dietary

Nutrition and dietetic services deal with planning and implementing the daily requirements of patients, special therapeutic diets. The department offers nutrition of patients and their care takers

Physiotherapy

The hospital has a n established physiotherapy unit equipped with exerciser, Static cycle, short Electric diathermy, Paraffin wax, Intermittent cervical and lumbar traction, stimulator, Continuous passive moment. The department provides the services to both outdoor and Indoor patients

Support Services

Medical Record Department (MRD)

Hospital maintains a fully computerized medical record department . Medical records are arranged in chronological order of registration .The same MRD Registration number is retained for 5years

Central Sterilization supply Department (CSSD)

This department is responsible for reception,

preparation, sterilization and distribution of sterilized

instruments and linen daily to the different departments

of the hospital. Operation theatre maintains its own sterilization.

Laundry

Colour coded linen which are separated from one ward to another are sorted, washed and distributed by this department

Biomedical Waste management

The hospital follows the rules of biomedical waste rules 1988 and the directives of the Assam State pollution Control Board. Biomedical wastes are segregated from the source of generation, transported through waste management trolley and disposed a per the rules. Syringes and needles are mutilated and disinfected at the site.

Material Stores

Hospital has its own central store providing all types of disposables,printing items detergents,disinfectants and equipments .materials are issued on weekly basis to each departments

House keeping

House keeping department does a very important role in the cleanliness of the hospital premises. People come here feels homely and fresh and it adds beauty to the hospital.

Maintenance

The maintenance department includes carpentry, electrical works,Gases,Water painting, Plumbing and tailoring. These departments play a vital role for an aesthetic and fresh look to the atmosphere of the hospital. They are not so ‘High tech but High touch’ Persons.

Security

P.C.O

Cafeteria

Investigation Facility

The Hospital offers the following Investigation Facility

  • Laboratory with ( Clinical Pathology, Biochemistry, serology, Microbiology with Blood bank)
  • Radiology and imaging
  • E.C.G
  • ultrasonagraphy with colour Doppler
  • Video Endoscopy

Last Updated on Sunday, 28 August 2011 09:33

Nursing & Paramedical facilities

Nursing

Special features

  • In-service & continuous education
  • Membership to Trained Nurses association of India
  • ICU Nursing
  • Operation theatre techniques
  • Burns

Pharmacy

A well organized and fully computerized pharmacy is placed in the OPD. The departments priority interest is to give fast service in affordable cost and all essential drugs are available in the pharmacy.

Dietary

Nutrition and dietetic services deal with planning and implementing the daily requirements of patients, special therapeutic diets. The department offers nutrition of patients and their care takers

Physiotherapy

The hospital has a n established physiotherapy unit equipped with exerciser, Static cycle, short Electric diathermy, Paraffin wax, Intermittent cervical and lumbar traction, stimulator, Continuous passive moment. The department provides the services to both outdoor and Indoor patients

Private Partnership-National Health Programmes

Hospital gives greater participation in National Health Programmes especially relating to safe motherhood, prevention and control of Communicable diseases. We also get systemic and streamlined resources for this purpose.

R.N.T.C.P( Revised National Tuberculosis Program)


Hospital signed M.O.U with district Society Sonitpur in the year 2005 and serving as a Dot’s centre until it has upgraded as a Designated Microscopic centre in the year 2008 and working along with C.B.C.I we are catering services to more than 5,00,0000/-and rate of complete recovery of tuberculosis patients are increasing year after year. We are starting shortly a de-addiction centre attached to it hoping to reduce number  of T.B. patients. (For more details Contact D.M.C catholic Hospital

NRHM( National Rural Health Mission)
Under this programmes Pregnant mothers who are under BPL category get re-imbursed for the hospital services ( Normal as well as L.S.C.S) They are also allotted JSY and mamoni scheme.but they should fulfill the conditions as per the N.R.H.M schedule

NACO (National AIDS Control Society)
Hospital is accredited as Integrated Counseling and testing centre in the year 2009 and every pregnant woman are tested their blood for HIV with minimum cost.

(NLEP)The National Leprosy Eradication Programmes
Borgang Catholic Hospital has been accredited As Reconstructive centre for Leprosy affected patients Under N.L.E.P by central Government from January2012in co-ordination with A.I.F.O an Italian N.G.O who has special concern for the leprosy affected persons.

Reconstructive Surgery for Leprosy

As Part of Anti-Leprosy Fortnight Catholic Hospital ,A.I.F.O( Amici di Raoul Follereau)an Italian N.G.O based in Bangalore working for the persons affected with Leprosy, along with the District Leprosy Society carried out various activities, following the directives from Central leprosy Division Nirman Bhavan New Delhi to encourage Public Private Partnership these initiatives were carried out.

  • Leprosy Orientation Programme for 4 days to the Nursing Students, Faculty and Medical team. Facilitated by Dr. Manimozhi Natarajan M.D Scientist Leprosy Research Centre Vellore and Co-coordinator A.I.F.O India
  • Anti-leprosy Day observed on 30th January 2012 at Hospital O.P.D for the public by the nursing staff & students and thereafter Dr. Atul Saikia Z.L.O Sonitpur D.T highlighted topic of the Day “Restoring And transforming Hope”. Dr. Manimozhi, Dr. Dhiren Das Co-Coordinator N.L.E.P Assam, Dr. Mohanto Physiotherapist was also present for the same along with the Director Fr.Cherian , Medical& Nursing Faculty And Administrator Sr. Ancy. More Than 300 people attended the programme
  • For the first time in this region Reconstructive Surgery for persons affected with Leprosy initiated At Catholic Hospital Borgang on 03/02/2012 16 patients were Screened and out of which 2 were post Leprosy Claw Hand found fit for surgery and Surgery was done Successfully by Dr. Vijay Kumar Reconstructive Surgeon From Vishakapattana (Ex. Med.Suptd leprosy mission Hospital Sarda, Delhi , consultant, Leprosy Mission & LEPRA India) and the Surgical team Of Catholic Hospital Borgang. Dr. Vijay Kr. is an eminent Surgeon who has done more than 30,000/- Reconstructive Surgery all over the South East Asia.
  • Leprosy Related activities:- As referral centre to provide quality leprosy services ,is an integrated approach will be carried for Sonitpur District and Surrounding districts and Catholic Hospital is Recognized as RCS centre by Government Of India And A.I.F.O.. CLD (Central leprosy Division ), Catholic Hospital And A.I.F.O will sponsor and N.L.E.P activities in the state of Assam as partner.

We are very happy to partake in this mission and pledge ourselves to look after these stigmatized persons of our state. As we know India is contributing to 55% of global Leprosy incidence and needs to define its future course of action to address issues related to disabilities and consequent Discrimination. In India, One new case is detected every 5 minutes including 10,000/- new leprosy affected children every year. Though medically proved that it is an Airborne Disease, our people neglected them a lot and Isolated from our society and mercilessly ignored .It is high time for us to bring them to the light and give them a dignified life.

School of Nursing

In 1994, the Indian Nursing Council and the State Nu rsing Council Board approved the establishment of a General Nursing training centre .From the start, this School of Nursing was an outstanding success in training results, gaining one hundred percent passes in the Final Public Examinations.

Objectives

The student is given the opportunity to:

  • Develop a basic understanding of normal growth and development and then the deviations from normal.
  • Know the causes and symptoms of disease conditions which are prevalent West Africa and to gain a basic understanding of principles underlying their treatment.
  • Develop nursing skills in caring for sick people of all ages – acute or chronic, physical or mental and to understand the principles underlying their care.
  • Develop skills in planning nursing care to meet patient’s basic needs both on an individual basis and in a ward situation.
  • Acquire an understanding of how illness affects a patient as a person, a member of a family and a citizen in the community and to understand her role in helping the patient resume that position as nearly as possible. Selection of student is based on the Council’s requirements, common entrance and Interview. The School uses the Council’s Basic Nursing Curriculum.

The School adopts the following teaching methods

  • lectures
  • group discussion
  • role play
  • use of audio-visuals
  • project writing
  • field visits
  • practical demonstration
  • Seminar/conference.

Methods of evaluation includes

  • Tests/quiz assignment
  • Oral/practical
  • Projects
  • Examinations

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Contact Us

Catholic Hospital
Post Office-Borgang
PIN-784167
District- Sonitpur , Assam
India

Call

03715291162, 09954825832,09435183354,09435001826
Email-borgangcatholichospital@yahoo.in

Location

Hospital is situated in a calm serene area surrounded by beautiful Tea gardens ideal for hospital. The site is free from vectors, stagnant waters, crowd and other disease causing factors
280 kms from state capital Guwahati Assam (International flights are connected with the Air Port at Guwahati )
100 kms from district head quarters Tezpur
100 kms from district head quarters Lakhimpur
2 kms from NH 52 – Attached road to hospital

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