West Medical Ward or Sialkot Ward proudly shares a long history of healthcare and medical education with its parent institutes Mayo Hospital and King Edward Medical University (KEMU) Lahore. Established in 1863 Mayo Hospital Lahore is one of the oldest Medical institutes of Northern India. The unit has been headed by Legendary physicians over past 150 years and has trained thousands of physicians who have served ailing humanity all over the globe.
We aim to provide quality training to Medical undergraduates of KEMU (MBBS), 4 years Master in Medicine (MD) of KEMU & Fellows in Medicine (FCPS) for CPSP. Our faculty also teaches subject of Medicine to students Doctor of Physiotherapy program of KEMU. The best available patient care is provided through a dedicated team of house physicians, residents and consultants. Our Nursing Staff takes care of the sick with compassion.
Teaching faculty comprises of well-trained medical educationists with vast experience of teaching. Well-designed training programs both for undergraduates and postgraduates including Journal Club once weekly and Clinico-Pathological Conference once weekly are being followed and continuously reviewed and updated. Mortality Meetings fortnightly also provide a good Feedback to guide us improve our services in terms of Patient-care. We follow a strict schedule regarding Mock Exams twice every year for both FCPS and MD Trainees.
Sialkot Ward is a 58 bedded medical unit which also includes 4 High Dependency Unit (HDU) beds. We have two out-patient clinics per week and 36 hours emergency on call per week. There is a 1 in 4 rota of special Sunday emergency. There is Biometric System of attendance in the ward. Our ward owns its own website: www.wmwkemu.com
Our consultants provide Weekly Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy in co-ordination with central endoscopic unit and facilities of regular Echocardiography in our procedure room along with Spirometry for Pulmonary Function Tests. The facility of Heart-Lung Labs in co-ordination with other departments, we aim to provide proficient approach to serve our patients. Equipped with Cardiac Monitors and Ventilator for assisted Ventilation along with Bi-Pap and C-Pap facilities and Merit policy for Zakat funds, our ward takes special interest to provide quality services to admitted-patients on basis of Triage.