EXCERPTS FROM THE NEWSLETTERS VOL 1, 2 & 3:

VOL-1

1. Blue Cross Nursing Home management has decided to start Blue Cross Nursing Home Newsletter, periodically from 1st Shrawan 2064. Its main purpose is to provide information about the activities of Blue Cross Nursing Home to those associated with Blue Cross Nursing Home.

2. Blue Cross Nursing Home Board of Director met on 14 – July - 2007 at BCNH conference room, to review the works and the program so far made towards inpatient service and discussed about the future plan and programs. Before the meeting, the Board Members inspected construction work of both the old BCNH building and new adjacent building.

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 Editorial Board: Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director

                        Mr. Prabhaker K. Shrestha- Manager Administration

                         Mrs. Pujana Shrestha- Officer Administration/Personnel 

VOL-2

1. Blue Cross Nursing Home opens from 7AM in the morning until 9PM in the evening in working days and 7AM to 2PM during Saturdays. A Duty Medical Officers is on duty during this period. For emergencies outside the working hours like Haemodialysis treatment, MRI and CT investigations, arrangements can be made at any time, with an additional charge.

2. Blue Cross Nursing Home is starting inpatient service soon. For that construction work in the old building, with alteration and addition, including lift is nearly completed, and an adjacent multi-storey house is taken on rent.

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Editorial Board: Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director

                        Mr. Prabhaker K. Shrestha- Manager Administration

                         Mrs. Pujana Shrestha- Officer Administration/Personnel  

 VOL-3

  1. All the Board Members of Blue Cross Nursing Home wish you Happiness,Good Health and Prosperity for the New Year, 2065. 
  2. Blue Cross Nursing Home started an admission of patient from 22nd chaitra, 2064. The Program started a 'Mock Exercise' on Sunday 17 the Chaitra, and Thrusday 21st Chaitra, with full staff on duty, 2064. The
    Official Opening will be on the first auspicious day of Baisakh 2065

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Editorial Board:
Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha- Medical Director
Mr. Prabhaker K. Shrestha- Manager Administration
Mrs. Pujana Shrestha- Officer Administration/Personne

 VOL-4

  1. Blue Cross Nursing Home organized "Pooja" ceremony on the auspicious day of akshyaya Tritiya, Thrusday 2065-01-26 to start official opening. Patron Mr. Ram Krishna Shrestha also attended this ceremony. 
  2. Blue Cross Nursing Home started extension program, Blue Cross Diagnostic Centre with a new and modern MRI Unit at Bagh Bazaar from Baishak 2065.

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 Editorial Board:
Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha- Medical Director
Mrs. Pujana Shrestha- Officer Administration/Personnel

 VOL-5

  1. Dr. Subodh Adhikari, Gastroenterologist, Physician has been associated in Blue Cross Nursing Home's out patient Clinic. 
  2. 100 plus staff including Technical and Non- Technical works with this Nursing Home.

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 Editorial Board:
Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha- Medical Director
Mrs. Pujana Shrestha- Officer Administration/Personnel

  VOL-6

  1. After continuing as a Polyclinic and Diagnostic centre for many years, Blue Cross started its In- patient services with 22 beds incl. modern OT with Laparoscopic and Endo Uro Surgery in 2008.
  2. Blue Cross added a Doppler facility to the New Ultrasound and also introduced the Digital CR X- Ray in 2009.

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Editorial Board

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha- Medical Director 

Ms. Sandhya Karki- Hospital Administrative Officer 

Mrs. Samjhana Shakya-Human Resource Officer

Mr. Peter Kassenberg-Administrative Intern

VOL-7

  1.  Blue Cross Hospital started 24 hrs Emergency services from Bhadra 1st, 2068.
  2. Medical Director Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha participated in the seminar on " Enhancing Emergency Health and Rehabilitation Response Readiness Capacity of Health System in the event of a High Intensity Earthquake in Kathmandu Vally " organized by Consortium with WHO in the lead along with Handicap Internationl, Merlin and Oxfam in 19th July, 2011.09.11 in The Shankar Hotel, Lazimpat, Kathmandu. According to them, high intensity earthquake in the valley is round this corner and one Should be prepared for it.

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Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer
 

 VOL-8

  1. On 24 th Sept, 2011, Annual General Meeting was held. Before the starting of AGM, 1minute ondolence was observed on the sad demise of Mr. Ram Krishna Shrestha, founder of BR Group.after that, Medical Director Dr. K.B Shrestha gave short account on Hospital Activities.

Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer


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  VOL-9

  1. New CT Scan machine with distinctive features as Angiogram, CT IVP, CT Virtual
    Bronchoscopy, CT guided FNAC, 3D CT skeletal and many other special
    Investigations is installed and functioning well under Special arrangement with Blue
    Cross Diagnostic center management.

Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer
 
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   VOL-10

  1.  Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer has attended five days Hospital
    preparedness for emergencies (HOPE) course organized by Institute of medicine, Tribhuwan University with the joint collaboration of Nepal Health and Population Ministry.

 

Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer

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   VOL-11

  1. From 2069/08/26, Blue Cross Hospital has added 3 beds at ICU and now is in operation as 10 bedded ICU.

Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer

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    VOL-12

  1. BCH has expanded its services by adding delivery service through elective Cesarean Birth from Magh, 2069. 

Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer

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    VOL-13

  1. Blue Cross Hospital has provided free Medical Officers Check‐up at Emergency Department and 20% discount on Inpatient Beds and ICU during the auspicious occasion of Bijaya Dashami and Deepawali from 2070/06/19 to the end of Deepawali. 

 

Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer

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     VOL-14

  1. Dr. Ajaya Parajulee MBBS, MS (General Surgery) have joined Blue Cross
    Hospital from 2070/08/16. Time: Sunday to Friday (8AM to 9AM and 1PM to
    3PM)

Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer

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      VOL-15

  1. Blue Cross Hospital has installed fully Automated Biochemistry Analyzer in Laboratory
    and Arterial Blood Gas Analyzer in Intensive Care Unit to enhance quality of services.

Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer

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      VOL-16

  1. Blue Cross Hospital inaugurated the formal opening program of Waste Management jointly organized by Blue Cross Hospital and CEPHED (Centreor Public health and Environmental Development) in association with UNDP, GEF and SGP on 2071/09/07. CEPHED is doing continuous support to Blue Cross Hospital for managing hospital waste properly and enabling hospital to provide mercury free health services.

 Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer

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       VOL-17

  1. Blue Cross Hospital has installed new portable ultrasound machine of Mindray from 2071/12/11 that helps critical patient to get prompt service easily at bedside.

 Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer
Mrs. Sandhya Karki, Hospital Administrative Officer

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        VOL-18

  1. Dr. Prashanna Raj Shrestha, MBBS, MD, (Dermatology, Venereology& Leprosy) has joined Blue Cross Hospital. He will be conducting his PD on every day 6:30PM to 7:30PM.

 Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer

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       VOL-19

  1.  Blue Cross Hospital had completed the process of extension IPD, OPD rooms and waiting space, thus there are now 33 IP beds, 10 ICU beds, 5 Post-op beds and 2 OTs

 Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer

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       VOL-20

  1.  On 2073/04/25, Blue Cross Hospital was officially approved for 50 beds by the Department of Health Services (DOHS).

Editorial Board:

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer

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  VOL-21

  1. Blue Cross Hospital has celebrated 25th Anniversary on 18, Mangsir 2073 in Hotel Yak & Yeti, Durbar Marg.
  2.  Blue Cross Hospital has appointed to Dr. Prajwal Man Shrestha, Orthopedic Surgeon as Medical In-charge of Blue Cross Hospital.
 Editorial Board:

 

Dr. Khagendra B. Shrestha, Medical Director 
Mrs. Samjhana Shakya, Human Resource Officer

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