Medical College Hospital was inaugurated in the year 1993 with bed strength of 850 beds including Col. R.N.Chopra Nursing Home. G M C hospital houses with various clinical departments like Medicine, Blood Bank, Radiology, Eye, Surgery, Pathology, Microbiology and Bio-Chemistry for provide an array of services aimed at the well being of the people in its areas of operation. Govt. Medical College Hospital has a emergency wing which run round the clock with facilities like reception, observation, emergency ward, disaster ward, emergency operation theatres, recovery wards and emergency labs.
G M C Jammu Contact Details
- Government Medical College Address: College Maheshpura Chowk, Bakshi Nagar
- Government Medical College Contact Number: 2584290, 2584291, 2584292-93
- Government Medical College Ambulance Number: 112
The well equipped Ambulances and Hearse body carriers are also available. On an average 200 patients per day attend the casualty, out of which, about 70 are admitted and about 10 to 12 are operated in the emergency operation theatres. The services of medical social workers are also available.
Voluntary counseling and testing centre* for AIDS patient is also being run Microbiology department for counseling and testing of HIV positive cases. This centre is situated in front of OPD registration area in Govt. Medical College Hospital. The services of one male and one female qualified counsellor in addition to laboratory back up for HIV testing are also available.
Every hospital is having its store which is headed Medical Officer, Stores and managed qualified pharmacists. The victims of blasts, border firing and unnatural accidents are provided all necessary medicines from the hospital.
The hospital dispensaries also provide the medicines to the OPD patients. The list of drugs available in the hospital is displayed in the dispensary as well as in the different OPD’s.