Karnataka: Vijayapura wins best district hospital award

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  • The Vijayapura district hospital has emerged the best district hospital in Karnataka and won a cash prize of Rs 50 lakh for the second straight year under the Health Department’s Kayakalp 2016-17 programme.
  • McGann Hospital, Shivamogga, finished runner-up and received a cash prize of Rs 20 lakh.
  • The commendation awards of Rs 3 lakh each have gone to Vanivilas Hospital, Bengaluru, district hospital, Tumakuru, district hospital, Kolar, and Wenlock district hospital, Mangaluru.

Best Taluk Hospital Award

  • The best taluk hospital award, which carries a cash prize of Rs 15 lakh, went to Community Health Centre (CHC), Moodabidri, Dakshina Kannada district, while the CHC in Vijayapura, Bengaluru Rural district, finished runner-up and received Rs 10 lakh.
  • Twenty-one taluk hospitals /CHCs received commendation awards of Rs 1 lakh each.
  • Besides, in each district, one primary health centre (PHC) was identified for the best PHC award which carries a cash prize of Rs 2 lakh.
  • Commendation awards of Rs 50,000 were given away to 44 PHCs in various districts.
  • The awards were given away by Health Commissioner Subodh Yadav at a ceremony at Vikasa Soudha on 10th March.
  • The awards were instituted to assess the performance of healthcare facilities on such parameters as sanitation and hygiene, infection control, hospital upkeep and waste management.
  • Community participation assessment was done sequentially through a three-tier system.
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