The Murshid Hospital and Health Care Centre offers highly specialized medical care services including physiotherapy and emergency services through specialized doctors and consultants in OPD. Its services comprises of general and consulting clinics offering consultation and treatment in various specialties.
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Patient Welfare Clinic opens daily from 2:30-4:30pm for the families who cannot afford the general treatment. General family physicians and necessary paramedical staffs examine the patients and carries out necessary test and investigations daily for a nominal fee from each patient. Patient Welfare Association bore these charges if the patient is unable to pay any amount at all. The Welfare clinic treats approx. ten thousands patient every year.
Daily Diabetic Clinic from 9:00am to 1:00pm is held for the diabetic patients. These patients are charged very little amount for these treatments and the random fasting blood sugar test. Patient Welfare Association bears the additional cost of these treatments if and when required.
The hospital is also providing medical check-ups and treatment for poor and non-affording patients of Tuberculosis patients daily from 9:00am to 1:00pm. The patient need to pay a nominal amount for their treatment. The remaining cost is borne by the Patients Welfare Association of the Murshid Hospital. This includes medicines, sputum tests and x-rays for these patients.
MH&HCC has started Sunday Clinics for facilitating patients in many ways. For example patients who cannot skip work or those who are dependent on someone who is unable to come to the hospital on a working day can now come to the hospital for the treatment on Sundays.
Well Baby Clinic
The hospital has introduced the Well Baby Clinic to monitor a baby’s growth month-by-month up to the attainment of age of 5 years. Child specialists are deputed to examine and monitor the babies and advise the parents for taking appropriate care if there is any problem in the development of the child. Only a small amount is charged per visit for this facility.
The Polio Clinic works for the rehabilitation of polio patients free of cost. The children are examined by the consultants and the physiotherapist guide and help them in doing necessary physical exercises. The Clinic remains open on all working days from 09:00 am to 01:00pm.
The polio drops are also provided to protect the health and future of the children. The hospital is also creating awareness through organizing camps and encourage more and more people to get their children vaccinated for polio. The hospital is contributing to the Project of Expanded Programme of Immunization (EPI) and working along with the government of Sindh and UNICEF to reduce cases of polio in far reaching areas within and around the city of Karachi, thus helping in complete eradication of polio from the country.
The Vaccination Centre of the hospital provides vaccination facility for children against various diseases and viruses without any charge. The 6 course vaccination schedule for children includes BCG (vaccine for TB), Polio drops, Pentavalent Vaccine for Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (whooping cough), Hepatitis-B and Haemophilus Influenzae-B and vaccine for Measles. Under the Expanded Programme of Immunization (EPI), all immunization vaccines are provided free of cost by UNICEF.
The hospital is effectively playing its role by working along with the government of Sindh and UNICEF for improving health facilities for children. The hospital creates awareness and immunize children through its vaccination centre and arranging camps under the Project of Expanded Programme of Immunization (EPI).
Murshid Hospital & Health Care Centre has vaccinated 6649 children during the year July 2011 to August 2012 which included BCG, OPV (Oral Polio Vaccine), TT (Tetanus toxoid, a vaccine against Tetanus) and vaccination for diseases like Measles and Diarrhoea.