Critical Care & Internal Medicine

Charnock Hospital, provides critical care services round the clock with a team of highly qualified, skilled and experienced intensivists and nurses. The plan of care for the patient is prepared in consensus with the admitting specialist, the patient and the family. Periodic multi-disciplinary briefings on patient’s condition are provided to his / her family.
Intensive Care Team practices evidence based medicine and follows international protocols and quality indicators like ‘FASTHUG’ to enable good outcomes and decreased hospital stay. The ICU outcomes are monitored with tools like ‘APACHE’ scoring and SMR (Standardised Mortality Ratios) that help the department benchmark outcomes against internationally reputed ICUs. Infection control protocols to prevent healthcare associated infections (HCAI) like ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP), catheter related blood stream infection (CRBSI) and catheter associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) are followed rigorously.

• 07 well equipped ICU as per International Standards.
• 4 Tire coverage of in-house doctors starting with 24 hours Residents / Registrars / Intensivists / Junior Consultants / Senior Consultants.
• Availability of positive / negative pressure isolation rooms in ICU
• All beds having Maquette, GE ventilator facility.
• Equipped with state of the art critical care equipments including STRYKER BEDS, PHILIPS Multipara monitors to name a few.
• Doctor patient ratio & Nurse patient ratio as per International Guidelines.
• 24 hours highly trained paramedical staffs to facilitate patient care.
• Physicians, Consultants of national acclaim with vast experience in treating major critical illness in respective fields.

• Continuous monitoring for critically ill or injured patients
• Life support measures for patients with multi organ failure
• Post-operative care to transplant patients, critically ill, surgical patients
• Non-invasive and invasive ventilation
• Dialysis, percutaneous tracheostomies, chest drain insertions and fibre-optic bronchoscopies
• Multidisciplinary meetings for complicated patients
•Retrieval services

• Dr. ARNAB KUNDU [ MD-Med ]
• Dr. SAIKAT SAHA [ MD- Med, DIP. Geriatric Medicine]
• Dr. SARMISTHA CHATTERJEE [ MBBS,FCCS(Crtical Care), MRCP(Part 1), PGDGM(Geriatric Medicine) ]