Chandigarh has a number of dispensaries in the city. Some of the dispensaries are very well working, convenient and has good facilities. The dispensaries should be in the working conditions, hygienic, the medical facilities should be available and most importantly there should be atleast one doctor present there. This health care centre is present in almost every two to three sectors. It becomes easy for the residents of every section to avail their services. Also, the dispensaries are economic & one just has to register themselves and a card will be issued for diagnosis, recording symptoms and treatment will be provided. Here’s a list of some of the Dispensaries present in and around Chandigarh.
E.S.I. Dispensary, Sector 29, Chandigarh – The ESI dispensary is located in the Tribune colony, Chandi Path in Chandigarh. This dispensary is for beneficiaries of Employee State Insurance. The people who are covered under ESI will not have to purchase medicines and then run around for reimbursement. Medicines are available in the dispensary. The consultation is free of cost and the medical facilities are also economical as compare to other private hospitals.
Government Ayurvedic Dispensary, Sector 37, Chandigarh – The Ayurvedic Dispensary generally provides ayurvedic medication. The patients visiting here are examined by the doctor and medicines are prescribed to them according to the diagnosis. The medicines which are available in the store are given to the patients.
Government Dispensary, Sector 40, Chandigarh – The govt. dispensary in sector 40 has more medical facilities as compare to others dispensaries. The dispensary is economically approachable as the consultation and medication is free. The medical reimbursement is there for the medicines which are not available in the Hospitals.
Government Dispensary, Sector 35, Chandigarh – The government dispensary in sector 35 has good medical facilities. The medical tests are reasonable at compare to other private hospitals.
Government Dispensary, Sector 45, Chandigarh – This government dispensary is very convenient. The medical facilities available here are good as compare to other dispensaries. Doctors are available in this dispensary.
Some other Dispensaries are:
Health Dispensary, Sector 8, Panchkula
Civil Dispensary, Madhya Marg, Sector 19, Chandigarh
Government Dispensary, Sector 20, Chandigarh
Government Dispensary, Sector 38, Chandigarh
Government Dispensary, Sector 20, Panchkula
The facilities available in the dispensaries are:
1. Out patient Treatment.
2. Free drugs to the Outpatients.
3. Antenatal and Postnatal checkup – The pregnant women must visit the E.S.I Hospital at least twice for Antenatal check up.
While attending in Antenatal clinic and on admission to the hospital for delivery, all the previous medical records should be brought to the hospital.
4. Injection and Dressing.
5. Vaccines of the National Immunization Program.
6. National Family Welfare Program and other national Health Program.
7. Medical Certificates.
8. Referral system to ESI Diagnostic Center and ESI Hospitals.
9. Medical Reimbursement for the drugs, which are not available in the Hospitals.
10. Laboratory facilities (if Laboratory facilities available in the Dispensary)
11. Health Education.
This is a list of Dispensaries in and around Chandigarh city. Do share your views with us in the comment section below.