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In Ladakh, one govt. hospital manages it all


In Ladakh, one govt. hospital manages it all

Leh, July 13 (ANI): Ladakh, a geographically-harsh region, has only one hospital, Sonam Nurboo Memorial (SNM) Hospital, to cater the needs of patients of the region Giving details, one of the patients said despite being a government hospital, all the facilities available are extremely good, adding that all doctors work according to their allotted schedules. The district hospital with the capacity of 150 beds accommodates 250 beds to cater the need of growing population.

During summer, the situation goes from bad to worse with number of tourist and labours requiring health services. Meanwhile, the hospital doctor said that from X-rays to gynaecologist, all the facilities are available, adding there are approximately 30 cleaning staff to monitor the functioning.

To function more effectively, the hospital needs a fair price shop on the campus to provide round the clock service to patients.

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