Healthcare Facilities in RampurLocated near the foothill of the Himalayan mountain range and surrounded by large number of pilgrimage, the city naturally gains its touristic and spiritual importance. Rampur carries the pride of allowing Ganges to run through it in the name of Kosi. Tourists from all over the country have to cross this city to reach the famous tourist spot Nainital. And to add a point, this city by itself has a great historical value attracting tourists form everywhere.
But with all these pile of pride, this city is also the home of one of the most polluted river in the country. Several scientific researches prove that the Kosi water is been contaminated with the domestic sewage system and the industrial effluents (above the standards of WHO and ICMR) all through its way from Ganges and it is proven unfit for consumption in any form. River water contamination is not just an aesthetic problem but a serious economic and public health issue as well. It affects the ground water. Proven high concentration of fluoride in this water has caused Fluorosis, the disease affecting the teeth and bones, and it is the birthplace of most endemic diseases in the city. Rampur district is tagged under hyper epidemic regions of the state, which needs more concentration on the medical health department than any other.
District Hospital of RampurUttar Pradesh provides the first tier medical services to the city (among the three-tier services allotted for urban and rural areas of the state). This is an allotment of medical services provided to the urban areas. These health services are rendered in the form of male and female or combined hospitals at the district level. There are various medical facilities provided in these hospitals and they are 100-500 bedded based on the urban requirements. District Hospital of Rampur is one among the 80 hospitals in Uttar Pradesh. The responsibility of this hospital is to render medical, health, family welfare and related services to the city. Important district programmes like Immunization, Malarial and Filarial eradication, Family Planning, Prevention from AIDS, Iodine Deficiency Disorders and Blindness control are executed and monitored by the department.
Address of District hospital of RampurDistrict Hospital of Rampur, District Hospital area
Near Tilak colony, Rampur, Uttar Pradesh
Phone no.: 2324687