General Medicine- Facility

Department of Medicine is now fully equipped with laboratory facilities, Cath lab, emergency ward and ICU, apart from teaching facilities, like audiovisual aids, departments of Cardiology , Chest Medicine , Nephrology and ART are functioning independently.

The Department of Cardiology has four cardiologists with a full-fledged Cath-lab, Echocardiography and Tread-Mill test facility with 10 well-equipped ICCU beds.

The Nephrology unit has 5 dialysis machines functioning full-time.

The ART unit has already registered 12000 HIV patients out of which more than 2500 patients are on HAART and also has CD4 testing facility and also admission facility for HIV patients, in all stages.

The Chest Medicine department is providing good care for all chest related illnesses including bronchoscopy facility.

Number of beds available in the department of Medicine

Male

Female

Total

Medical A unit

16

14

30

Medical B unit

16

14

30

Medical C unit

16

14

30

Medical D unit

16

14

30

Medical E unit

16

14

30

Medical F unit

16

14

30

Emergency Ward

      –        –

10

ICCU

      –        –

10

ICU

       –          –

12

ID Ward GE 
TB

       –          –

30

10

Equipment list 

 

Sl.no

Equipment

MCI

Present

Deficiency

1

B.P.Apparatus

40

40

0

2

Ophthlamoscope

10

10

0

3

lumbar puncture needle(Disposable)

30

30

0

4

Hemocytometer

5

5

0

5

Light Microscope

3

-5 J

0

6

Hemoglobinometer

5

5

0

7

Centrifuge machine

3

3

0

8

Urinometer

-> j

3

0

9

Pleural biopsy needle(Disposable)

30

30

0

10

Liver biopsy needle(Disposable)

30

30

0

11

Kidney biopsy needle(Disposable)

30

30

0

12

X-ray viewing box

25

25

0

13

Over head projector

2

2

0

14

Slide projector

2

2

0

15

Upper GI endoscopes

3

Present in OT

16

Colonoscope

5

Present in OT

17

Sigmoidoscope

3

Present in OT

18

Proctoscope

10

10

0

19

Facilities for doing tests for malabsorption

As required

As required

20

Ultra sound machine

1

1

0

21

Fibre optic bronchoscope

2

Present in OT

22

Spirometer

2

2

0

23

Multi para cardiac monitors

16

16

0

24

Central cardiac monitor console

1

1

0

25

Defibrillator

16

16

0

26

Pulse oxymeter

16

16

0

27

Equipment for cardiac pacing

1

1

0

28

Ambu bag

16

16

0

29

Laryngoscope

16

16

0

30

E.C.G.machine

16

31

0

31

Echocardiography machine

2

2

0

32

Tread mill machine

5

5

0

33

Hemodialysis machine

5

6

0

34

Peritoneal dialysis catheter

As required

As required

35

Arterial blood gas analyser

2

Present in Biochemistry laboratory

36

Na/ K analyser

2

Present in Biochemistry laboratory

37

Equipment for measuring diffusion capacity

1

0

1

38

Microscope based spectrometer

2

Present in Biochemistry laboratory

39

Gamma camera

1

Radiology department

40

Glucometer

10

10

0

41

Radio isotope scan laboratory

1

Radiology department

42

EEG machine

1

1

0

43

EMG & Nerve conduction velocity machine

1

0

1

44

Fine needle aspiration needle

As required

Present in pathology

0

45

Aspiration needle

As required

Present in pathology

0

46

Torches

40

40

0

47

Patient examination table

35

35

0

48

Rubber hammer

35

35

0

49

Reagents for doing Gram’s & ZN staining

As required

As required

50

Computer ( one for each medical unit)

6

6

0

51

Radiopagers

40

0

40

52

Endotracheal tubes

As required

As required

0

53

Emergency light

10

10

0

54

Suction apparatus

10

10

0

55

Nebulizer equipment

10

10

0

56

Infusion pumps

10

10

0

57

Syringe pumps

10

10

0

58

Weighing machine

10

10

0

59

 Bone marrow needle

10

10

0

60

Laptop

1

1

0

61

Sitting chairs in seminar room

40

40

0

62

Executive chairs

6

6

0

63

Aqua guard

1

1

0

About Kims

The present KARNATAKA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, HUBBALLI,( K.I.M.S. HUBBALLI.) was earlier known as the KARNATAKA MEDICAL COLLEGE, HUBBALLI. It was established in AUGUST 1957.For initial few years, the college was functioning from a building which is now known as J.G.Commerce College. Later, it was shifted to the present beautiful campus comprising of 100 acres of land, situated on Pune – Bangalore National Highway, Vidyanagar, Hubballi.

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