Netrakona Eye Hospital

Facility Identification

Division: Dhaka

District: Netrokona

District Code: 72

Facility Type: Non Government Hospital

Establishment Year: 1986

Type of Hospital: Mixed Hospital

Category: Secondary Level Hospital

Size of the Hospital: .75 acre

Patient Information

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

Average number of patients per day: 30 (only eye)

Patient number in last year: 9000

Payment Provided by: Government

Equipments and Instruments

The hospital gets equipments and instruments as the donation from Government. Sometimes they gets help from the donor agency.

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 2
b Schiotz Tonometer Yes Yes 1
c Direct Opthalmoscope Yes Yes 1
d Indirect Opthalmoscope Yes Yes 1
e 90 D lens Yes Yes 1
f 20 D lens Yes
g Gonioprism Yes
h Bjerum’s screen Yes Yes 2
i Hess chart screen Yes
j Material for diplopia chart Yes
k Red green goggles Yes
m Snellen test type Yes
n Near vision testing(Jaeger or Snellen) Yes
o Streak Retinoscope Yes Yes 1
p Trial Frame and trial case Yes Yes 1
q Prism bar Yes
r Refractometer Yes Yes 1
s A-scan Yes
t Keratometer Yes Yes 1
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 1
b PHACO Machine Yes
c Automated Vitrectomy Yes Yes 1
d Bipolar Cautery Yes
e Steam Autoclave Yes
f Flash/Speed Autoclave Yes Yes 1
g Suction Machine Yes Yes 1
h Oxygen Cylinder with nasal canula Yes Yes 1
i Endotracheal intubation Yes
j Ambu bag Yes
k Laryngoscope Yes
l BP Machine Yes Yes 2
m Stethoscope Yes Yes 2
Surgical Instruments
o Cataract surgical sets Yes Yes 2
p DCR set Yes Yes 1
q Chalazion I/C set Yes Yes 1
r Enucleation and Evisceration set Yes
D Optical dispensing instruments  
a Manual Edging set Yes 1
b Rimless & Supraframes grooving machine Yes
c Lensometer Yes
d Trial set (Manual power check) Yes

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 17

Senior Ophthalmologist: 1

Junior Ophthalmologist: 1

Refractionist: 1

Outpatient Nurse: 2

Ward Nurse: 2

Theatre Nurse: 2

Name of the ophthalmologist: Dr. Sabbir Ahmed

Professional Degree: Diploma in Ophthalmology

Administrative Human Resources:

Administrator: 1

Eye Camp Coordinator: 1

House keeper: 2

Cleaner: 2

Biomedical/Equipment Technician: 1

Counselor: 1

Record keeping System: in papers.

Service Area

Provided Services:

  1. Refractive Error
  2. Cataract

Cataract Operations in last 2 weeks: 10

Workload Estimation

Number of Bed: 10

Effective Days for providing services: 300 days

Surgery per year: 400

Patients in outdoor per year: 3000

New patients per day: 7

Outreach camp per month: 1

SSTP Training: 1 in every 3 months


They have OT, OPD but they don’t have IPP including medical records, optical shop, medical shop. The hospital has 2 wards and each of them have 5 beds. They have water/gas/electricity supply and their cleanliness is good.