Cradled by Lahore city’s most recognized landmarks, the Badshahi Masjid, Lahore Fort, and Minar e Pakistan lies the biggest maternity facility of the country, Lady Willingdon Hospital, affiliated with King Edward Medical University.
The idea of maternity hospital came about in 1925 when students of final year M.B.B.S class went to Madras (Chennai) 3000km away. Although hospital started functioning with only 56 beds in October, 1930 but official opening ceremony was performed by First lady of 22nd Viceroy of India, Her Excellency the Countess of Willingdon on 11th march 1933.
The hospital boasts impressive performance figures and trends. It is the greatest place of learning, its wonderful staff and thousands of patients who passed through its gates during proceedings years. It has a no refusal policy and caters to the Lahore and adjoining districts. In calendar year, 2018, this hospital treated 74302 patients in OPD and 37823 in Indoor, 19498 minor & major surgeries 18742 deliveries were performed.
- Renovation of Post Operative Ward.
- Provision of Ventilators & Phototherapy Machine in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for upgradation of existing facilities.
Up gradation of central Intensive care unit
- Provision of one cardiac defibrillator and 6 new monitors
Fetal monitoring in unit
- CTG Machines for fetal wellbeing available round the clock
- Color Doppler ultrasound