Friends
of Shanta
Bhawan
Nepal

Medical Outpatient Center

A non Profitable organization

Our Services

  • Family Planning
  • Antenatal Care
  • Immunizations
  • Under 5 Clinic
  • Doctors Consultation
  • Tuberculosis Control Program (DOTS)
  • Minor Procedures
  • Laboratory
  • Pharmacy
  • X-Ray
  • ECG
  • USG
  • Health Camps

Future Plan

Our Services

 

Family Planning

Health care staff counsel patients on short-term and long-term contraceptive methods to identify the best option for the individual. The family planning program is run in cooperation with the District Health Office of Kathmandu and the Government of Nepal’s Ministry of Health.

 

Antenatal Care        

Health care staff monitor pregnant mothers through a series of consultations, vaccinations, ultrasonograms and laboratory investigations. These services aim to minimize potential health problems and promote the health of both mother and child.

 

Immunizations

The immunization program provides all basic infant immunizations provided by the Government of Nepal in accordance with Nepal’s National Immunization Program and UNICEF guidelines.

 

Under 5 Clinic

This is a monitoring program where children are brought to the clinic on a regular monthly basis to monitor health, development, and nutritional status according to UNICEF guidelines and Government of Nepal’s Ministry of Health directions. Undernourished children are given special attention and sick children are also treated. Strong emphasis is placed on educating mothers regarding nutrition, oral rehydration solution (jeevan jal) and basic hygiene practices.

 

Doctor Consultations

Three full-time medical doctors address patient concerns and provide counselling and treatment.  

 

Tuberculosis Control Program (DOTS Clinic)

The Tuberculosis Control Program is comprised of screening, diagnosing, prescribing, monitoring and educating TB patients and their immediate family members. It is run in cooperation with Government of Nepal’s Ministry of Health, National Tuberculosis Center and District Health Office of Kathmandu.

 

Minor Procedures

Health care staff perform first aid, suturing, dressings, injections, incisions, drainage and other necessary procedures.

 

Laboratory

Laboratory services provide essential diagnostic investigations

 

Pharmacy

The pharmacy is well-stocked with over 200 medications, ensuring comprehensive coverage of needs.

 

Other Services:

X-ray

Ultrasonogram (USG)

Electrocardiogram (ECG)

 

Health Camps

Regular health camps conducted in the neighboring districts and villages help people who cannot visit the center due to lack of time, transportation, health awareness and/or financial resources.