IMPHAL, July 2: The Shija Hospital and Research Institute, Langol has informed that the Medical Directorate, Government of Manipur has recognized the hospital as referral hospital for government employees and their family members for Neurosurgical services.
A statement issued by the Managing Director, Dr. Kh. Palin, stated that the hospital was granted the recognition of referral hospital on a memorandum of the medical department dated May 26, 2011.
It said that the memorandum further mentioned that the decision has been taken after a meeting of the Director (Health), Director (Family welfare) and Director (JNIMS) on December 28, 2008 and stated that recognition came into effect from April 4, 2011.
Shija Neurosurgery Department today has Dr. Kh. Vyas, MS, MCh (Neurosurgery) and Dr. Ch. Gautum, MS, MCh (Neurosurgery) as two full time consultant Neurosurgeons, 28 bedded ICU, 24 hours Anaesthesist on duty and well trained staffs, it said.