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Healthcare Services in Purnia

Purnia is often known as the healthcare hub of the region because of the stupendous growth of the healthcare industry in the district. Purnia  has one of high concentration of healthcare professionals and high density of hospitals and ancillary facilities in the region. There is a big spurt in the growth of medical tourism owning to the affordable and highly specialized services which are on offer in the hospitals in Purnia.

Healthcare Infrastructure in Purnia

The state government has also allocated a large amount of funds for developmental activities to help the growth of the industry. Purnia’s healthcare industry has grown by leaps and bounds in the past decade and this can be seen in the health infrastructure which is spread across the city. Line Bazaar, an important locality in the city is completely dedicated to Health and ancillary industries.

Government Healthcare Infrastructure in Purnia

Purnia has well spread network of government hospitals at the district, village and block level. The healthcare needs of the local population are taken care of by the Government district hospital, which is a 250-bedded hospital with all the latest facilities. The hospital has facilities for out patient needs, dispensary, lab facilities, radiography, pathology and other specialties. There is a network of 400-500 doctors in Purnia who are highly skilled professionals in their respective fields. This huge number of doctors makes this district one of the strongest in terms of physician to patient ratio.

Hospitals in Purnia

With the increasing influx of population, there is every effort taken by the state government to bring the facilities at par with the needs of the people. The town has a number of government facilities including one district hospital, one dispensary, one health centre, one family welfare, one TB clinic and numerous nursing homes. There is a proposal to convert the current district hospital into a 500-bedded facility to provide seamless services to the people at the district level itself so that they don’t have to travel too far to avail of specialized services.

Purnia Sadar Hospital
Address: Bihar Talkies Rd, Line Bazar, Purnia, Bihar 854302

Private Healthcare Institutions in Purnia

Purnia also has well developed private healthcare institutions which have enabled the district to earn the name of being the regions healthcare hub. Private hospitals ranging from single specialty to integrated hospitals have sprung up here in recent times. Line Bazaar is lined with private hospitals that have impeccable service standards in various ailments. The hospitals have facilities like specialist doctors on call 24/7, ambulance services, laboratory services, blood bank etc. Below given is list of famous private hospitals in Purnia.

Healthcare Institutions in Purnia

Anand Hospital
Address: Barihat, Naya Tola, Purnia, Bihar 854302
Phone: 06454 224 849

Hope Hospital
Address: PWD Colony, Purnia, Bihar 854302

Maa Pancha Devi Stone Hospital
Address: East Of Line Bazar, Maheshkhunt-Madhepura-Purnia Rd, VIP Colony, Khazanchi Haat, Purnia, Bihar 854302
Phone: 06454 242 814

Matritwa Nursing Home
Address: Maheshkhunt-Madhepura-Purnia Rd, VIP Colony, Line Bazar, Purnia, Bihar 854302
Phone: 06454 240 106

Tapowan Nursing Home
Address: Maheshkhunt-Madhepura-Purnia Rd, Line Bazar, Purnia, Bihar 854302

KK Hospital
Address: Line Bazar, Purnia, Bihar 854302
Phone: 097 71 748775

Purnea Madicose
Address: Line Bazar, Purnia, Bihar 854301
Phone: 093 86 098293

Ayurveda and Alternate Therapy in Purnia

Ayurveda and alternate streams of therapy like homeopathy, unani etc have gained prominence in recent times due to their ability to cure ailments in a holistic manner without the use of harsh medicines. Though the time taken for therapy is spread over a long period of time, there is definitive results because of which many patients are now entrusting these streams of medicine. Since it is also an age old therapy, there is also greater trust in these medicines in rural areas. One of the most important reasons for the growth of alternate medications is due to the ease of access and affordable nature of these therapies and doctors. Purnia also has a number of Ayurveda hospitals which undertake both treatment of patients and also research and development activities.

Patanjali Chikitsalaya
Address: Arogya Divya Chikitshalya A D B Line Bazar, Purnea City, Purnia, Bihar – 854302
Phone: 93082 03772

Blood Banks in Purnia

It is an undeniable fact that blood banks remain ready source of blood at a time of need or during an emergency time when you require blood to save lives. Purnia is an old city in Bihar where few Blood Banks operate. But soon things are going to change as the authorities are planning to set up few more blood bank centers in the region. Here is a list of Blood Banks located in various places of Purnia city.

Blood bank, Sadsr Hospital Purnia
Address: Sadar Hospital, Purnia (Bihar) – 854301
Phone No: +91 06454-244340+91 06454-244340

Indian Red Cross Society
Address: Red Cross Building, Line Bazaar, Purnia (Bihar) – 854301
Phone No: Not Available

Lion’s Club Purnia
Main Market, Purnia City (Bihar) – 854301
Phone No: Not Available

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