The 750-beds Rafatullah Community Hospital, Bogra offers paediatrics service. Special care is taken of malnourished children and those with diarrhoea. The nutritional rehabilitation unit under RCH in Bogra has been developed in response to the high proportions of malnourishment among children. Specialized treatment is given to the malnourished children following a standard protocol. A rigorous follow up program has been constructed with the same purpose. There is no charge for the treatment. Bus service operates in Bogra to bring in patients from outlying regions, every day according to plan. Since its introduction huge numbers of patients and their attendants have used the bus each month.
Charges for hospital services are very nominal, for instance, registration fee is Taka 30, consultation fee Taka 50-200, inpatient admission fee, charges for normal delivery and charges for caesarean section including medication is very nominal in comparison to other hospitals in Bogra. There is no additional charge for a stay in one of the general wards after the initial admission charge.
Child Healthcare Services:
- General treatment of Children;
- Medical camp;
- Immunization of 0-1 yr. age group infants;
- Growth monitoring of 0-3 year aged children;
- De-worming of children (2-5 years);
- Prevention of night blindness (1-5 year children);
- Ante-natal care;
- Post-natal care;
- Prevention of STD/AIDS;