Cox’s Bazar Community Eye Hospital

Facility Identification

Division: Chittagong

District: Cox’s Bazar

District Code: 22

Facility Type: Non Government Hospital

Establishment Year: 2003

Type of Hospital: Eye 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: 150

Patient number in last year: More than 10000

Payment Provided by: Patients.

Equipments and Instruments

By buy their instruments by themselves according to their regulations.

Sl No




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   yes
e 90 D lens yes yes
f 20 D lens yes yes
g Gonioprism yes   yes
h Bjerum’s screen     yes
i Hess chart screen yes yes
j Material for diplopia chart yes yes
k Red green goggles   yes
m Snellen test type yes     yes
n Near vision testingyesJaeger or Snellen) yes   yes
o Streak Retinoscope yes yes
p Trial Frame and trial case yes yes
q Prism bar yes yes
r Refractometer yes 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 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   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
j Ambu bag   yes
k Laryngoscope   yes
l BP Machine   yes   yes
m Stethoscope   yes   yes
Surgical Instruments
o Cataract surgical sets yes     yes  
p DCR set yes     yes  
q Chalazion I/C set yes yes
r Enucleation and Evisceration set yes yes
D Optical dispensing instruments  
a Manual Edging set yes   yes
b Rimless & Supraframes grooving machine yes   yes
c Lensometer yes   yes
d Trial set yesManual power check) yes     yes

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 56

Senior Ophthalmologist: 6

Junior Ophthalmologist: 2

Rifractionist: 3

Optimitrist: 2

Outpatient Nurse: 12

Ward Nurse: 6

Theatre Nurse: 2

Name of the Ophthalmologists: 1. Prof. Dr. Anisujjaman

2. Prof.Dr. Sk. Md. Fahim

3. Dr.Kazi Sharafat Hossain

4. Dr. Layla

5. Dr. Shirajul Islam

Professional Degree: Diploma in Ophthalmology, MS, FCPS

Administrative Human Resources:

Administrator: 2

Eye Camp Coordinator: 1

Administrative support staff: 4

House Keeper: 5

Cleaner: 5

Driver: 2

Security Staff: 2

Biomedical/ Equipment Technician: 1

Counselor: 1

Record keeping System: Paper only.

Service Area

This hospital provides diagnosis services.

Provided Services:

1. Refractive Error

2. Cataract

3. GIucoma

4. Trauma

5. Lacraimal Surgery

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. They supervise and coordinate some primary eye care centers and they have activities on continuing medical education yesCME) program.

Workload Estimation

Number of Beds in Hospital: 40

Effective Days for providing services: 290

Surgery per year: 550

Patients per year in outdoor: 54750

New patients come every day: 130


They have OT and OPD, IPP including medical records, optical shop and medical shop. The average number of operation is 5/6 per day in this hospital. According to them their hospital’s cleanliness is good and they have continuous water, gas and electricity supply.