Preparation completed for psychiatric patients' treatment from modern technology at BKMC-MTI
Swabi: Another good news for the people of Swabi, Modern Machinery installed in Bacha Khan Medical Complex (BKMC-MTI) for the Treatment of Epilepsy, Learning disabled children, Major Depressive illness and other psychiatric patients.
The inauguration ceremony was held on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, in the Psychiatry ward. The Medical Director, Hospital Director, Manager Facilities, HOD Psychiatry, and other faculty members participated.
Associate Prof. Dr. Asif Kamal Marwat In-Charge department of Psychiatry and behavioral sciences briefed HD and MD about the new technology which will help in the management Epilepsy, Learning disabled children, Major Depressive illness and other psychiatric patients, Dr. Marwat briefed them that Electroencephalogram (EEG) and Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) both are imported machines. Right after EID-Ul-Adha treatment will be started with the help of these modern machines which is the first of its kind in any public set-up in Swabi.
The cost of treatment will be nominal and less than other private set-ups here in BKMC-MTI, HOD Added.
The Hospital Director appreciated the efforts being made and emphasized making proper TORs, and policy to facilitate the patients from these facilities. BKMC-MTI is on the right track after being declared MTI and drastic changes have been made in the hospital, HD Added
On this occasion, while inaugurating the modern equipment medical director of BKMC-MTI Dr. Shahid Nisar Khalid said that BKMC-MTI is now providing health facilities to more than 18 hundred to 2000 patients daily which shows the trust and confidence of the people on BKMC-MTI. The esteemed members Board of Governors and worthy political leadership play a pivotal role to provide the best health services to the people of Swabi, MD Added.