Ghat hospital unable to accept new childbirths

Ghat hospital unable to accept new childbirths

July 16, 2017 - 14:49
Written by: HousamNajjair

The management of Ghat General Hospital has stated that the hospital is unable to accept any new births as a result of a incubators being out of service due to frequent interruption in the electricity grid in the city.

The hospital is also lacking medical staff which also makes it impossible to take on new maternity cases. Hospital administration said in a statement on Saturday that the various departments of the hospital suffered problems for several days due to the continuous fluctuation of electricity and blackouts for long hours leading to a significant decline in the hospitals capability to provide basic health services to the citizens of the city.