Tag: Scb Medical College And Hospital

Needle Removed From Patient's Heart
Needle stuck in patient’s heart removed in rare surgery at Cuttack SCB hospital

As per reports, a man named Niwas Sharma from Bhubaneswar had a needle lodged in his heart for some reason. He consulted a lot of hospitals and doctors for treatment, but failed everywhere.

  • Monday, 12 February 2024
Dr Bhubanananda Maharana
Cuttack SCB Hospital’s ‘Crisis Manager’ Dr Bhubanananda Maharana no more

Many doctors and well-wishers rushed to the SCB Hospital after receiving the news about his death. Maharana, otherwise known as the ‘Crisis Manager’ was well-known all over the State for his dedication to work and his performance as a physician.

  • Wednesday, 24 January 2024
Patient On Stretcher Carried Dangerously On Stairs At SCB Hospital
‘World Class’ SCB hospital cannot repair lift for five days; patients, attendants continue to suffer

While some patients, who can stand, take the doctors’ elevator after a lot of waiting, the patients on stretchers are suffering far more. They have to be carried dangerously by at least four persons on the stairs with a constant fear of falling down from the stretcher.

  • Thursday, 28 December 2023
Kutulu Majhi & Wife At Mangalabag Police Station
Family duped of Rs 12 lakh by ‘kidney doner’ in Cuttack, accused couple detained

The incident dates back to over a year when Kutulu Majhi was admitted to SCB hospital for kidney ailments. When the doctors suggested a kidney transplant, his wife searched for doners and came in contact with a couple from Balasore.

  • Thursday, 21 December 2023
Saline bottle on stick at SCB
Saline bottle hung from stick at Cuttack SCB medical, AHRCC oxygen room turns into ‘bar’

Recently, back-to-back power outages at several departments for two consecutive days and a lack of water supply at the hospital had created widespread resentment in the state.

  • Friday, 06 October 2023
SCB Medical College and Hospital
Cuttack medical power, water supply disruption: BJP seeks resignations of CM, ministers

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said "Earlier incidents of treatment under candlelight and other means used to be reported from rural pockets of the state. But now similar scenes are witnessed at the state’s major health institution.

  • Monday, 02 October 2023
After power outage, water crisis leaves patients high and dry at Cuttack SCB hospital
After power outage, water crisis leaves patients high and dry at Cuttack SCB hospital

Patients have been deprived of drinking water as there has been no water supply in several departments since last night.

  • Monday, 02 October 2023
SCB Medical College and Hospital department in dark for second consecutive day; health services hit
SCB Medical College and Hospital in dark for second consecutive day; health services hit

Patients have been deprived of blood test and CT scan due to such frequent power disruption at the hospital.

  • Sunday, 01 October 2023
Dengue Menace
CMC, SCB gear up to tackle dengue menace

A high-level meeting was held at CMC headquarters to chalk out a strategy in this regard. Discussions were held to ensure that people keep surroundings near their respective houses clean and ensure that there is no accumulation of rain water in items with hard surfaces which can turn into a breeding sites for the Aedes aegypti mosquito.

  • Saturday, 08 July 2023
Chopped hand replanted
SCB doctors replant chopped hand of 22-year-old Balasore youth

A team of doctors from plastic surgery, orthopaedics and anaesthesia department successfully replanted the chopped hand of the youth after a long surgery that lasted for some eight hours.

  • Friday, 30 June 2023
Odisha Train Tragedy
Odisha train tragedy: Injured Bihar passenger undergoing treatment at SCB dies

Pasvan was earlier shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital in critical condition on the day of the train accident on June 2.

  • Tuesday, 13 June 2023
Odisha Train Tragedy
Odisha train tragedy: 111 passengers from various states under treatment at Cuttack Hospital; 20 in ICU

At present, 111 passengers from various states, including West Bengal, Bihar, Andhra Pradesh, and Odisha are undergoing treatment in various departments of SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.

  • Friday, 09 June 2023
Woman worker alleges rape by supervisor at Cuttack SCB hospital, probe on
Woman worker alleges rape by supervisor at Cuttack SCB hospital, probe on

She finally lodged a written complaint with Mangalabag police station after the agency did not take any action in this regard.

  • Thursday, 18 May 2023
SCB Medical College And Hospital
Proposed bone bank to come up soon at Cuttack SCB medical

The proposed bone bank will be set up in the Orthopaedic department. Already the proposal has received the Odisha government’s nod and tenders have been invited to procure necessary equipment, said SCB Superintendent, Dr Sudhansu Sekhar Mishra.

  • Monday, 15 May 2023
In a first, tumor removed from trachea using ECMO support in Odisha 
In a first, tumor removed from trachea using ECMO support in Odisha 

As the tumor was found in the windpipe, it was not possible to administer anesthesia. So, the surgery was carried out using ECMO support. More such surgery will be performed in the coming days, said Cardiovascular Surgery department head, Prof Dr Manoj Patnaik.

  • Monday, 10 April 2023
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