The Institute is situated
to the Southeast of Lucknow city on Lucknow-Raebareli Road. It is
situated nearly 12 Km from the main (Charbagh) railway station and
15 Km from the city center (Hazratganj). From the railway station,
private buses (route 3) run to the Institute at short intervals.
Alternatively, pre-paid auto-rickshaws are also available for travel
to the Institute.
The hospital is located
nearly 1 Km from the Institute main gate and a regular free shuttle
bus makes a to-and-fro trip every 10-15 minutes.
of SGPGI Hospital
The hospital works
as a referral hospital and patients are required to bring a referral
slip from the referring physician. The referring physicians are
requested to indicate the nature of patients' problem, the specialty
at the Institute they wish to refer the patient to and the nature
of help required from the Institute.
The Institute hospital
endeavours to work on an appointment system. Thus, the patients
are expected to re-visit the Institute hospital only on appointed
days, except in case of an emergency.
Facilities at the
Institute hospital are available only on payment and there is no
provision for free treatment or investigations.
For blood transfusion,
the Institute relies entirely on its own blood bank and expects
the patients' family and friends to provide replacement blood
The Institute hospital
is closed on the following days:
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The Institute caters
to emergencies relating to the specialties existing at the Institute.
Since the hospital does not have several specialties, it does not
cater to general medical emergencies. Patients whose illness does
not relate to the specialties at the Institute are provided the
initial first aid and referred to other institutions.
The Institute campus
has several facilities for patients and their attendants. These
PRA (Patients' relatives'
accomodation): This accomodation is available to relatives of patients
admitted to the hospital, on payment basis.
day-time (7AM to 7PM) facility is available for patients and relatives
visiting the outpatient department, on a nominal payment of Rs.
10 per person per day. The facility includes lockers, a place to
relax, a restaurant, bathrooms, toilets, etc.
Cafeteria in hospital
area for snacks and lunch
A branch of State
Bank of India
Shops for drugs and
Facilities for Investigations
The Institute provides
facilities for some selected special investigations without the
patients attending a clinical department. For details, contact the
Reception and Enquiry Desk in the Outpatient Department.
Medical social workers
at the Institute can be reached at 0522-2668700 or 2668800 (Extension
2070 or 2073).