PLACEMENT LOCATION : Colombo
ROLE : To follow the observership at national mental institute teaching hospital under the supervision of senior doctors
TYPES OF PLACEMENTS : Hospitals work
REQUIREMENTS : Medical School Students / Nursing Students
ACCOMMODATION : Host family / Student House
LENGTH OF PLACEMENT : From 01-08 weeks
START DATES: Flexible
This is the tertiary care hospital with the centre of excellence which was established in 1905. It gives services to all categories of all eye related problems either medically or surgically. Patients are referred from all parts of the island for the specialized management.
The practice of Ophthalmology involves the promotion of eye health, preservation of sight provocation of blindness, restoration of vision, enhancement of abnormal vision and enhancement of fractional vision .The National Eye Hospital of Colombo provide the above mentioned service to the entire nation since the inception 1962 from the current premises.
The Hospital has following units :
Out Patient Department, Emergency department, Clinics (Regular Eye clinics /Post operative clinics /Vitrio-Retinal clinic /Glaucoma clinic),Eye Bank, Laser Treatment unit, Refraction unit, Orthoptic unit, Visual field unit, Biometry unit, Spectacles workshop, Mobile Eye clinics