Gangtok, 09 Jun:
A new Operation Theatre complexwas inaugurated here at the Central Referral Hospital today.
A press release from Sikkim Manipal University informs that the new state-of-the-art OT complex was inaugurated by Chief Executive Officer,Managing Director, Manipal Education &Manipal Group [MEMG], Dr RanjanPai, in the presence of Pro Chancellor, SMU,RajenPadukone, Vice Chancellor, Lieutenant General [Dr] MD Venkatesh, Registrar,Dr KS Sherpa, and Medical Superintendent, CRH, Dr GautamDey, amongst others.
The OT complex has modern technologies incorporated in all the five OT suites with a 6-bedded Pre-Operative and Post-Operative Wards.
Much attention has been paid to infection control including European flooring and collaborative automated lighting and access systems, the release informs, while adding that the entire complex has seamless flooring and air-handling units for better infection control measures and zoning as per international accreditation standards, the release adds.
Dr Pai said that the new OT complex will further strengthen the surgical infrastructure of CRH towards providing top class health facilities to the people. He dedicated the new OT Complex to the people of Sikkim.