The Delhi authorities has determined to arrange a medical faculty related to its newly constructed Indira Gandhi hospital in Dwarka, which was opened for Covid-19 remedy after the capital witnessed the large second wave. The medical faculty shall be constructed in Sector 17 and is prone to be accomplished by 2025, in keeping with a launch by the federal government. The variety of MBBS seats that the faculty will add is but to be determined.
This would be the second medical faculty instituted by the AAP authorities, after the 125-seat Baba Saheb Ambedkar Medical School was established with the hospital of the identical title in 2016. Delhi at present has not less than 9 medical schools, together with one non-public, with simply over 1,300 MBBS seats.
The newest medical faculty in Delhi that began admitting MBBS college students in 2019 was Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Medical Sciences related to the 90-year-old Dr Ram Manohar Lohia hospital. The institute was earlier meant for post-graduation and super-speciality coaching.
Of the 1,241 beds proposed at Indira Gandhi hospital, 600 shall be utilised for a mom and little one block. It has already began its out-patient and emergency division after Covid-19 instances waned. OPD clinics of medication, paediatrics, gynaecology, ophthalmology, ENT, dermatology, surgical procedure, and physiotherapy have been began. Registrations shall be between 8 am and 11.30 am and the clinics will operate until 1 pm. Emergency providers have been additionally began just lately on the hospital.