Bagerhat Sadar Hospital

Facility Identification

Division: Khulna

District: Bagerhat

District Code: 01

Facility Type: Government Hospital

Type of Hospital: Mixed Hospital

Category: Secondary Level Hospital

Size of the Hospital: The hospital has its own land.

Patient Information

Patient Type: All types of patients from different ages visit the hospital.

Average number of patients per day: 80

Patient number in last year: More than 10000

Payment provided by: Patients and govern subsidy.

Equipments and Instruments

By buy their instruments by calling tender according to government regulations. Sight Saver gives financial aid for buying medical equipments.

Sl No Equipments Available Functioning Total Number
Available and observed Available but not observed Not Available Yes No Don’t Know
a Slit Lamp Yes Yes
b Schiotz Tonometer Yes Yes
c Direct Opthalmoscope Yes Yes
d Indirect Opthalmoscope Yes
e 90 D lens Yes Yes
f 20 D lens Yes Yes
g Gonioprism Yes
h Bjerum’s screen Yes
i Hess chart screen Yes
j Material for diplopia chart Yes
k Red green goggles Yes Yes
m Snellen test type Yes
n Near vision testing(Jaeger or Snellen) Yes Yes
o Streak Retinoscope Yes Yes
p Trial Frame and trial case Yes Yes
q Prism bar Yes
r Refractometer Yes
s A-scan Yes Yes
t Keratometer Yes Yes
B Advancer secondary eye care  
a FFA including Fundus camera Yes
b YAG Laser with slit lamp adapter Yes Yes
c Laser unit for retinal coagulation Yes
d Exophthalmometer Yes
e B-Scan Yes Yes
C OT  
a Operating Microscope with co-axial illumination & focus control Yes Yes
b PHACO Machine Yes
c Automated Vitrectomy Yes
d Bipolar Cautery Yes Yes
e Steam Autoclave Yes Yes
f Flash/Speed Autoclave Yes
g Suction Machine Yes Yes
h Oxygen Cylinder with nasal canula Yes Yes
i Endotracheal intubation Yes Yes
j Ambu bag Yes Yes
k Laryngoscope Yes Yes
l BP Machine Yes Yes
m Stethoscope Yes Yes
Surgical Instruments
o Cataract surgical sets Yes Yes
p DCR set Yes
q Chalazion I/C set Yes
r Enucleation and Evisceration set Yes
D Optical dispensing instruments  
a Manual Edging set Yes
b Rimless & Supraframes grooving machine Yes
c Lensometer Yes
d Trial set (Manual power check) Yes Yes

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 15

Senior Ophthalmologist: 1

Refractionist: 1

Optometrist: 1

Ward Nurse: 2

Theatre Nurse: 2

Name of the Ophthalmologists: 1. Dr. Mohesh Chandra Dhali

Administrative Human Resources:

Eye Camp Coordinator: 2

Administrative support staff: 1

Cleaner: 1

Driver: 1

Security Staff: 1

Biomedical/ Equipment Technician: 2

Counselor: 1

Record keeping System: Paper

Service Area

This hospital provides diagnosis services.

Provided Services:

  1. Refractive Error
  2. Cataract
  3. GIucoma
  4. Trauma

Referral System: They refer their patients to the specialized hospitals for complicated cases. Especially for the surgical strabismus, disorder of Retina and Vitreous and complicated pediatric cases they mainly refer patients to specialized hospitals. But they do not do anything to send the patients to the referred organizations.

Number of Cataract Operation in last 2 weeks: 8

Workload Estimation

Number of Beds in Hospital: 10 for eye department only

Effective Days for providing services: 365

Surgery per year: 730

Patients per year in outdoor: 25000

New patients come every day: 65



They have OT and OPD, IPP including medical records, optical shop and medical shop. The average number of operation is 20per day in this hospital. They have 4wards and 10 dedicated beds for eye department. According to them their hospital’s cleanliness is good and they have continuous water and electricity supplies but they do not have gas supply.