Pirojpur General Hospital

Facility Identification

Division: Barisal

District: Pirojpur

District Code: 79

Facility Type: Private Hospital

Establishment Year: 2012

Type of Hospital: Eye Hospital

Category: Secondary Level Hospital

Patient Information

All kinds of patients come here for the treatment of their eyes.

Average number of patients per day: 25

Patient number in last year: almost 10000

Payment Provided by: Patients

Equipments and Instruments

The hospital calls tender to buy their equipments and instruments and they bring those from Dhaka.

Sl No Equipments Available Functioning Total Number
Available and observed Available but not observed Not Available Yes No Don’t Know
a Slit Lamp Yes Yes
b Schiotz Tonometer Yes Yes
c Direct Opthalmoscope Yes Yes
d Indirect Opthalmoscope Yes
e 90 D lens Yes Yes
f 20 D lens Yes Yes
g Gonioprism Yes
h Bjerum’s screen Yes
i Hess chart screen Yes Yes
j Material for diplopia chart Yes Yes
k Red green goggles Yes Yes
m Snellen test type Yes
n Near vision testing(Jaeger or Snellen) Yes Yes
o Streak Retinoscope Yes Yes
p Trial Frame and trial case Yes Yes
q Prism bar Yes
r Refractometer Yes Yes
s A-scan Yes
t Keratometer Yes
B Advancer secondary eye care  
a FFA including Fundus camera Yes
b YAG Laser with slit lamp adapter Yes
c Laser unit for retinal coagulation Yes
d Exophthalmometer Yes
e B-Scan Yes
C OT  
a Operating Microscope with co-axial illumination & focus control Yes Yes
b PHACO Machine Yes
c Automated Vitrectomy Yes
d Bipolar Cautery Yes Yes
e Steam Autoclave Yes Yes
f Flash/Speed Autoclave Yes Yes
g Suction Machine Yes Yes
h Oxygen Cylinder with nasal canula Yes Yes
i Endotracheal intubation Yes Yes
j Ambu bag Yes Yes
k Laryngoscope Yes Yes
l BP Machine Yes Yes
m Stethoscope Yes Yes
Surgical Instruments
o Cataract surgical sets Yes Yes
p DCR set Yes Yes
q Chalazion I/C set Yes Yes
r Enucleation and Evisceration set Yes Yes
D Optical dispensing instruments  
a Manual Edging set Yes Yes
b Rimless & Supraframes grooving machine Yes
c Lensometer Yes
d Trial set (Manual power check) Yes Yes

Human Resources

Total Human Resources: 28

Senior Ophthalmologist: 4

Junior Ophthalmologist: 2

Refractionist: 1

Optometrist: 1

Outpatient Nurse: 4

Ward Nurse: 2

Theatre Nurse: 1

Name of the Ophthalmologist: 1. Dr. Shofikul Islam

  1. Dr. Md. Mozahid Hossain
  2. Md. Sayedul Haque
  3. Dr. B M Saifur Rahman

Professional Degree: Diploma in Ophthalmology, Diploma of the College of Optics, MS, MCPS, FCPS

Administrative Human Resources:

Administrator: 1

Eye Camp Coordinator: 2

Administrative Support Staff: 3

House keeper: 2

Cleaner: 2

Driver: 1

Security Staff: 1

Biomedical/Equipment Technician: 1

Counselor: 1

Record keeping system: In papers.

Service Area

  1. Refractive Error
  2. Cataract
  3. Glaucoma
  4. Trauma
  5. Lacrimal Surgery
  6. Medical Strabismus

Referral System: If needed they refer their patients to some specialized hospitals or specific doctor for the complicated cases i.e. surgical strabismus, disorder of retina and vitrous and complicated pediatric cases. They arrange the referral if needed and sometimes they financially support the poor patients. The hospital authority asks the patients to revisit so that they can follow up their patients properly.

Number of Cataract Operation in 2 weeks: 8

Workload Estimation

Effective Days for providing services: 365 days

Surgery per year: 600

Outdoor patients per year: 7300

New patients per day: 15

Outreach camp in each year: 12

SSTP Training: 4


The hospital has OT, OPD, IPP including medical records, optical shop and medical shop. in the theatre area on an average 1-2 operations take place every day. There are 40 beds in the hospital for the patients of eye diseases. They have uninterrupted power supply and the hospital is properly cleaned.