Focus areas: Non Communicable Disease (NCD)
King George's Medical University, formerly Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, is a medical school located in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. It came into being after the upgrade of King George's Medical College (established in 1911) into a university by an Act passed by Government of Uttar Pardesh on 16 September 2002.
The University has capacity for 1250 undergraduates students (including 280 dental students) and 450 postgraduate students.
As part of the Ayushman Bharta Program, KGMU has partnered ECHO India for capacity building and providing continuous handholding to its healthcare service providers. These providers would be equipped to deliver the service mentioned under the new comprehensive primary healthcare package which covers 6 new disease service areas.
The clinic was launched on 14th August 2018 and has since then covered various disease topics from hypertension to diabetes and oral cancer. The success of the clinic can be gauges from the huge spoke connect the clinic has had since its inception.
63 spokes across India attending 1 clinic