Non Communicable Diseases (NCD)
Health & Family Welfare Department
National Health Mission

Program NPHCE

National Programme for Health Care of the Elderly (NPHCE)

Infrastructure :-

No. of Geriatric Clinics at Dist. Level 27 Dist. Hospital/SDH & SSH
No. of Geriatric IPD (5M +5F Beds) 27
Strengthening of existing Physiotherapy Units at Dist Level 27 Providing Machinery Equipment
Regional Geriatric Centre To be operationalized 30 beded Regional Geriatric Centre has been approved by GOI at Medical Colleges & Hospital, Kolkata as a Tertiary Care Specialized Centre including Training Centre.

Services Provided:-

1. OPD Service:- Geriatric Clinic are run in the existing OPD Complex, twice in a week at District and sub district level hospital – by the doctors from the existing Govt. pool.

2. IPD Service:- Geriatric patients above 62 years are being admitted in the year marked IPD beds in the existing Male & Female Wards.

3. Rehabilitation & Counseling Services:- Patients need physiotherapy and counseling are being provided Services from Physiotherapy units (List Enclosed)

4. Geriatric Camp at GP Level :- By Annual Camp for Geriatric Population are being organized at GP Level from State Budget.