Jammu to have new Psychiatric hospital
Jammu, Nov 3: Due to the spurt in Psychiatric patients over the past few years in the region, Jammu will soon have a new psychiatric hospital.
The entire Jammu province has only one Psychiatric hospital, which also caters to the patients from neighboring states like Himachal Pradesh and Punjab.
“The new Psychiatric hospital which is being built besides the Chest Diseases Hospital, is in the final stages of its completion and will be made functional within three to four months”, sources informed Greater Kashmir.
“The new hospital will have a separate De-addiction centre with 25 beds and a separate laboratory. There will be a separate Psychiatric ICU for the psychiatric patients having other medical problems. Apart from this, there will be separate rooms for violent and aggressive psychiatric patients”. More importantly, the new hospital will have 50 additional beds i.e 125 as against 75 in the existing hospital.
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