Prime Medical College & Hospital

Facility Identification

Division: Rangpur

District: Rangpur

District Code: 85

Facility Type: Private Hospital

Establishment Year: 2007

Type of Hospital: Mixed Hospital

Category: Secondary Level Hospital

Size: 2 acres

Patient Information

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

Average number of patients per day: 25 (Only eye department)

Patient number in last year: 5000

Payment Provided by: Patients

Equipments and Instruments

The hospital buys its equipments and instruments by calling tender.

Sl No




Total Number

Available and observed Available but not observed Not Available Yes No Don’t Know
a Slit Lamp yes yes 4
b Schiotz Tonometer yes     yes 3
c Direct Opthalmoscope   yes yes 2
d Indirect Opthalmoscope   yes yes 2
e 90 D lens   yes yes 2
f 20 D lens     yes
g Gonioprism   yes 1
h Bjerum’s screen yes   1
i Hess chart screen     yes
j Material for diplopia chart yes   yes 2
k Red green goggles   yes 2
m Snellen test type   yes yes 1
n Near vision testing(Jaeger or Snellen)     yes yes 1
o Streak Retinoscope yes   yes 2
p Trial Frame and trial case yes   yes 5
q Prism bar   yes yes 1
r Refractometer   yes yes 1
s A-scan   yes yes 1
t Keratometer   yes yes 1
B Advancer secondary eye care  
a FFA including Fundus camera   yes yes 1
b YAG Laser with slit lamp adapter   yes yes 1
c Laser unit for retinal coagulation     yes
d Exophthalmometer     yes
e B-Scan   yes yes 1
C OT  
a Operating Microscope with co-axial illumination & focus control   yes yes 1
b PHACO Machine yes yes 1
c Automated Vitrectomy   yes
d Bipolar Cautery   yes yes 2
e Steam Autoclave   yes yes 1
f Flash/Speed Autoclave   yes   1
g Suction Machine   yes   1
h Oxygen Cylinder with nasal canula   yes   yes 3
i Endotracheal intubation     yes
j Ambu bag   yes yes 5
k Laryngoscope   yes
l BP Machine yes     yes 3
m Stethoscope   yes   yes 1
Surgical Instruments
o Cataract surgical sets   yes   yes   2
p DCR set   yes   yes   1
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 1
d Trial set (Manual power check)   yes   yes 3

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 59 (Overall)

Senior Ophthalmologist: 1

Junior Ophthalmologist: 2

Refractionist: 1

Optometrist: 1

Outpatient Nurse: 2

Ward Nurse: 7

Theatre Nurse: 3

The nurses work for the whole hospital, not for the eye department.

Name of the Ophthalmologists: 1. Dr. Shamima Nazma Mallika

Professional Degree: Diploma in Ophthalmology, FCPS

Professional Training: IOL, Micro surgery- 6 months

Administrative Human Resources:

Administrator: 1

Administrative Support Staff: 5

House keeper: 1

Cleaner: 10

Driver: 3

Security Staff: 20

Biomedical/Equipment Technician: 1

Counselor: 1

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

Record keeping System: Both in papers and in computers.

Service Area

Provided Services:

1. Refractive Error

2. Cataract

3. Glaucoma

4. Trauma

Referral System: They refer their patients to the specialized hospitals for the complicated cases i.e. Surgical Strabismus, disorder of retina and vitreous and complicated pediatric cases. They normally arrange the referral for the patients if they need to go to the specialized hospital.

Number of Cataract Operation in 2 weeks: 20

Workload Estimation

Number of Bed: 20 (only eye)

Effective Days for providing services: 290 days

Surgery per year: 1000

Patients in outdoor per year: 8000 (only eye)

New patients per day: 30


They have OT and OPD, IPP including medical records, optical shop and medical shop. On an average doctors operate 4 patients per day in the theatre area and the size of the operation theatre is 216 sq ft. The hospital has uninterrupted water, gas and electricity supply and the standard of the cleanliness of the hospital is good.