Dhaka Community Medical College Hospital, Dhaka

Facility Identification

Division: Dhaka

District: Dhaka

District Code: 26

Facility Type: Non Government Hospital

Type of Hospital: Mixed Hospital

Category: Secondary Level Hospital

Funding: The hospital got personal funding and donor agency’s funding to operate the hospital.

Patient Information

All kinds of patients come here for the treatment of their eyes.

Average number of patients per day: 100

Patient number in last year: 35000

Payment Provided by: Patients

Equipments and Instruments

The hospital exports its equipments and instruments from abroad and sometimes they call tender to buy the machineries.

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 Yes
e 90 D lens Yes Yes
f 20 D lens Yes
g Gonioprism Yes Yes
h Bjerum’s screen Yes
i Hess chart screen Yes
j Material for diplopia chart Yes Yes
k Red green goggles Yes Yes
m Snellen test type Yes 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 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
c Laser unit for retinal coagulation Yes
d Exophthalmometer Yes
e B-Scan 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
h Oxygen Cylinder with nasal canula 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
b Rimless & Supraframes grooving machine Yes
c Lensometer Yes
d Trial set (Manual power check) Yes

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 40

Senior Ophthalmologist: 2

Junior Ophthalmologist: 1

Refractionist: 2

Optometrist: 1

Outpatient Nurse: 3

Ward Nurse: 18

Nurses work for the whole hospital.

Name of the Ophthalmologist: 1. Prof. Dr. Enamul Kabir

  1. Prof. Dr. Salahuddin
  2. Dr. Nurul Huda

Professional Degree: Diploma in Ophthalmology, MS, FCPS

Administrative Human Resources:

Administrator: 1

Eye Camp Coordinator: 2

Administrative support staff: 1

House keeper: 3

Cleaner: 4

Security Staff: 1

Biomedical/Equipment Technician: 2

The administrative human resources work for the whole hospital, not specifically for any department.

Record keeping system: Both in Papers and computers.

Service Area

  1. Refractive error
  2. Cataract
  3. Glaucoma
  4. Trauma
  5. Lacrimal Surgery
  6. Medical Strabismus

Referral System

If needed they refer their patients to some specialized hospitals for the complicated cases i.e. surgical strabismus, disorder of retina and vitrous and complicated pediatric cases, they arrange the referral if needed and follow up their patients regularly.

The hospital has CME program.

Number of Cataract Operation in 2 weeks: 18

Workload Estimation

Number of Bed: 120

Effective Days for providing services: 365 days

Surgery per year: 3000

New patients per day: 70

Outreach camp per month: 3


They have OT, OPD, IPP including medical records, optical shop and medical shop. In the eye department 8-9 operations take place a day on an average. They have 2 dedicated wards for the eye department. They have uninterrupted power supply and their cleanliness is very good.

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