Kolkata - Emergency Medicine
The Department of Emergency Medicine at Columbia Asia Hospital – Salt Lake, Kolkata is well equipped to provide comprehensive emergency services to patients. The department has well trained consultants and doctors to handle any kind of emergency round the clock. The dedicated resuscitation room has all the necessary equipment to stabilize patients. Minor procedures can be performed in the resuscitation room or in the emergency room beds if necessary. Ventilator support is available for adult and pediatric patients.
The emergency room is equipped and the doctors are well trained to handle disaster or mass casualties, including poly trauma cases with the help of standardized protocols and procedures. A multidisciplinary trauma team is available specially to handle such cases. Fully equipped ACLS ambulances with ventilator support are available round the clock. The retrieval team of specially trained doctors and nurses accompany those patients who require ICU support and request transfer from other hospitals.
The emergency department also provides therapeutic services like blood transfusions, nebulization and antibiotic infusions on an outpatient basis.
- 24/7 ambulance services
- Patient retrieval
- Minor procedures
- Resuscitation and stabilization
- Life support
- Outpatient therapeutic services
- Poly trauma
- Accident and emergency
- Emergencies due to any disorder