Kerala CM to inaugurate rebuilt primary health centre destroyed in 2018 floods

Malappuram, Jul 20 (PTI) A Primary Health Centre close to
right here, which was destroyed in the 2018 floods, has received a brand new
lease of life beneath the Rebuild Kerala initiative.
Claimed to be the nation”s largest household health
centre, the state-of-the-art facility at Vazhakkad might be
inaugurated by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on July 24.
It was reconstructed beneath the ”VPS-Rebuild Kerala
initiative” for Rs 10 crore.
“Nestled in rural Malappuram, the health centre has
a complicated laboratory and trendy imaging division.
The household health centre has ten statement beds with oxygen
concentrators and a stabilisation unit to attend to sufferers
affected by low oxygen saturation,” a launch mentioned.

District Medical Officer Okay Sakeena mentioned the
facility used to attend to round 75,000 folks yearly.

The upgraded facility is predicted to see round
200,000 sufferers a 12 months,she mentioned.

“We wished all of the members of the neighborhood to be a
a part of the initiative.Experts from totally different fields alongside
with the native inhabitants had come collectively to make this
endeavour a hit,” UAE-based VPS Healthcare Chairman and
Managing Director, Shamsheer Vayalil mentioned.

The reconstructed household health centre has adopted
a contemporary construction developed by the Indian Institute of
Technology, Madras, and designed by a gaggle of scholars from
the School of Architecture and Planning at Government
Engineering College, Thrissur.

The know-how used is Glass Fibre Reinforced
Gypsum (GFRG) panel know-how often called Rapidwall.

The eco-friendly know-how eliminates bricks,
blocks, timber, and plasterboard linings, making the constructing
environment-friendly, non-polluting, energy-efficient, and
aesthetically pleasing, the discharge mentioned.

The 15,000 sq. toes household health centre has an
emergency room, a mini-operation theatre, docs”
consulting rooms, nurses” station, medical retailer, vaccine
retailer, pattern assortment centre, imaginative and prescient and dental clinic, a
designated zone for mom and youngster, pregnant girls and the

A play space for the kids abutting the mom
and youngster division is a singular characteristic.Also, the household
health centre has separate and unique outpatient
amenities for pregnant girls and the aged inhabitants,
making certain high quality session time and enough care.

Kerala suffered a lack of over Rs 30,000 crore in
thedevastating floods of 2018.PTI RRT

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