Hands on Ventilator training workshop at OCHRI

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Orange City Hospital & Research Institute is one of the major private hospitals of region which caters to maximum number of Critical patients, like accidents, poisoning, medical emergencies and medico-legal cases etc. OCHRI has the largest fledged Critical Complex of this region with dedicated 40 bedded CCU with NICU/ PICU equipped with state of the art equipments and related diagnostic facilities under one roof managed by round the clock full time Intensivists. To keep themselves updated with recent advances, they have an in house training system methodology serving under aegis of “Siddhhi”. To sensitise and train medical officers, Nursing staff and Technicians, recently a hands on Workshop on Ventilators was organized recently at OCHRI. Ms. Chetana Thakre, Application Specialist, M/s Medico Tek India was the faculty member who was supported by Dr. Ganesh Bure, Section Coordinator, CCU complex and Dr. Ashish Shukla, Chest Physician & Intensivist, OCHRI.

Ms. Chetana Thakre provided hands on training on advanced PB 760 and 840 ventilators installed at OCHRI. She also highlighted the various advantages and advanced features of ventilators like alarm and different settings for adult and paediatric patients to the medical officers, nursing staff and technicians and explained in details about the functions and working of these ventilators.

Dr.Ashish Shukla informed that “These PB series Ventilators provides sophisticated, affordable respiratory care in the ICU. In addition to the ease of use and ventilator capabilities, these Ventilators support paediatric and adult patients with a wide variety of clinical conditions.”

Large numbers of doctors, nurses and paramedical staff of ICU, PICU & NICU, OCHRI were benefited from this hand on training for ventilators.

Dr.Noorul Ameen and Shri.Ganesh Iyer supported Shri.Roy Thomas in undertaking this training program.