Healthcare Services in Nalanda
Nalanda, ‘The Land of monks’ is well-known for its rich cultural heritage with ancient relics doting its topography. Being such a significant tourist destination, it is thronged by visitors from far and wide. Thus, tourism is an important factor contributing to the economic development of Nalanda.
With the ever increasing population and the increase in number of tourists each year, the demand for better healthcare facilities is also increasing. Health is the most significant factor of human life as it is rightly said ‘Health is Wealth’. The district administration has taken several steps to ensure adequate healthcare facilities to its citizens as well as outsiders. It has also launched various schemes and projects to improve the existing health conditions in Nalanda. Many hospitals in and around Nalanda have upgraded their infrastructure to provide best treatment for Covid affected patients. They are among top rated Covid hospitals in the city. Also ambulance services are available for the transportation of Corona patients. Also you can find path labs that carry out RT-PCR, COVID-19 Antigen Tests, COVID-19 Antibody Tests to treat Covid 19 affected patients.
Government Health Infrastructure in Nalanda
The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) is a scheme launched by the government of India to provide easily accessible and affordable quality health services even to the poorest households in the remotest rural regions. The District Health Society (DHS), Nalanda has been established under its support for implementation of NRHM in the district. The DHS is committed towards promoting the right of every man, woman and child to enjoy a life of health and equal opportunity and is making all round efforts in this direction. There are about 370 sub-centres, 20 primary health centres and 3 community health centres in the district. In addition the government has been launching various other programs and schemes for eradication of waterborne diseases, welfare of women and children etc.
Private Hospitals and Nursing Homes in Nalanda
Homeopathy in Nalanda
In addition to Ayurveda, Homeopathy is also practiced in Nalanda. Magadh Homeopathic Medical College in Nalanda is a famous college having various courses in homeopathy. There are also a number of homeopathic clinics in Nalanda. Saraswati Homeo Clinic, National Homeo Clinic, Dayal Homeo Hall Clinic are some of the clinics gaining popularity. In addition to these services, there are a number of medical stores and chemists in Nalanda offering 24x7 assistance to the people of Nalanda in case of emergency, ensuring that they have a comfortable stay.