Karachi: The major elevator of Jinnah Hospital Karachi's previous OPD constructing has damaged down inflicting extreme misery to sufferers and carers.
On Saturday, the caregivers of a weak feminine affected person made a video and uploaded it on social media which went viral. The video reveals 4 folks lifting the weak girl's mattress on account of an elevator malfunction. One man is carrying an oxygen cylinder whereas 5 others are carrying the mattress up the steps.
The video maker is saying that that is Jinnah Hospital whose elevator is dangerous and the poor aged affected person is being taken up the steps, share this video and the federal government is in opposition to it. Urges to take strict motion and repair it.
It must be famous that this constructing has a number of wards together with orthopedic wards the place dozens of sufferers are admitted. The previous constructing of Jinnah Hospital has working theaters for varied ailments, ICU, varied wards and OPDs. The constructing homes Orthopedic Wards 14 and 17 and ICU.
Special Ward No. 2 and three are additionally housed in the identical previous constructing of Jinnah Hospital. Special Ward No. 21 and ENT Ward 15 are additionally housed in the identical constructing. The operation theater and different essential OPDs are additionally housed in the identical constructing.
According to Dr. Sami Jamali, Director, Jinnah Hospital, varied areas of Jinnah Hospital had been flooded within the latest rains, which closed many of the elevators on account of flooding. Repairs to the elevators are underway.