January 20: Mediplus Hospital and Trauma Centre has come into operation in Pokhara.
The hospital issued a statement saying that it had unofficially opened from Wednesday (January 15) and would soon organize an official opening ceremony too.
“This is the first hospital with a trauma centre in Gandaki province,” Hospital Chairman Ramesh Kumar Thapa was quoted in the statement as saying. He informed that the hospital was started with an investment of Rs 300 million.
As per the statement, Thapa and six other people have invested in the hospital along with various merchants and bankers of Pokhara.
The hospital offers facilities such as a critical care unit, lab test and diagnostics, emergency and trauma care, day care, home care, ward and room care, patient support as well as ambulance services.
Thapa further stated in the statement that the hospital offered online doctor appointments and lab reports and home delivery of medicines.