Durgapur’s IQ City is fast developing as the pride of not only Durgapur but of the entire state as well. The 100 acres integrated township of IQ City with 88% open space is almost a complete world in itself having facilities like Residential Buildings, Office Towers, Private Club & Gym, Hospital, Educational Institutes, Hotel, Retail Mall and Indoor & Outdoor Sports facilities.
Built by a joint consortium of Synergy Group, SPS Group and Mani Group, the IQ City has been envisioned as a Mini City which would cater to all aspects of Health, Education, Wellness and Quality of Life. The IQ City would boast of Eastern India’s First Integrated Health & Knowledge Hub, complete with Residential Complex with all modern amenities, fringed with World Class Medical Tourism Infrastructure.
The 50 acre Health & Knowledge Campus within IQ City Durgapur will not only accommodate Medical College & Hospital but will have Nursing College, Hospital Management College, College of Dentistry, Paramedical College, Allied Health Science College, Pharmacy College and International Standard School in the future.
The IQ City Health & Knowledge Campus has already started its journey. It includes the IQ City Medical College and IQ City Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital. Admission in the IQ City Medical College for the academic year 2013-14 has been closed. After IQ City Medical College was permitted by Medical Council of India in July 2013 to admit 150 students for MBBS course in the academic year 2013-2014, the seats got filled in a flash.
IQ City Medical College is a private (non-profit) medical teaching institute with world class infrastructure that specializes in providing holistic medical education to produce well-trained, idealistic & humane doctors, who will serve the future nation with dedication.
With the super-specialty hospital facility the Medical College promises to impart high-end medical education by enabling the students to interact with patients and get ample opportunity to refine their craft as medical practitioner, as they learn.
The Rs 500-crore health city at an area of 50 acre with in IQ City complex has been operational from September last year. Partnering them in managing and operating the complete hospital and running some of the super-specialist departments, is the Bangalore-based Dr Devi Prasad Shetty’s Narayana Hrudayalaya group. After completion of the project in 2017, the facility will have 750 beds.
The spacious five-storied building for IQ City Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital is virtually complete and has started its journey of providing world-class medical facility. The Hospital facilitates primary and tertiary health care for all kinds of people with a provision for below poverty line (BPL) patients, which is one of the major agendas of the trust.
All the departments like General Medicine, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, OBG, Paediatrics, Ophthalmology, Psychiatry, E.N.T., TB &Chest Disease, Dermatology, and Psychiatry have their OPD facilities with separate male and female examination rooms.
The Central Lab in the OPD is well equipped with the departments of Pathology, Biochemistry and Microbiology. Every day over 600 out patients turn up to the OPD from surroundings areas. The department of Radio-diagnosis has 600Ma X-Ray machines is additional to 500mA,300mA,and 100 mA, machines with Fluoroscopy Interventional Radio diagnostic Services ,high end ultra sound and colour Doppler are there to cater the services to the patients.
Student demonstration rooms are provided adjacent to every OPD for clinical demonstrations to students.
General OPD timing has been kept at 9 am to 2 pm. Biochemistry sample collection and radiology department is open round the clock.
Currently there are number of vacancies in IQ City Medical College, IQ City Narayana Hrudalaya Hospital for both
medical and non-medical staffs. For careers at IQ City, just log on to: http://www.iqct.in/Careers.html