Public Relations plays an important role in maintaining a positive image of the organisation. It works as a liaison agency with the Hospital. It has a full complement of courteous staff, willing to help in any situation.
The Department maintains transparent environment with the media. As a result the positive achievements of the institution are widely reported.
PR Department arranges various welfare activities that play an important role in maintaining healthy relations with the staff.
PR Department accepts donations from corporates & individuals and works in co-ordination with the Accounts Dept.
The Department in co-ordination with various NGO’s organized various patient welfare activities/ programs for the patients. These programs provided a welcome relief to the patients from their pain and tensions and the patients look forward to such programs.
Services of various NGO’s, volunteers and individuals are utilized for the benefit of the organization. These volunteers provide great help to patients, relatives as well as the hospital staff by helping in the process at OPD, DMG and blood collection area.
A helpline counter functions under the PR to co-ordinate and streamline the activities of various NGO’s and individual volunteers in order to provide maximum help to the patients. A cloakroom service is provided to the patients where patients from various parts of India get to keep their belongings from morning to evening.
The PR assists in organising various conferences, meetings and seminars in the Hospital.
The PR Department handles the visits of various dignitaries and VVIP visitors.
The Department also co-ordinates with various other Depts of the Hospital to bring out various publications.
All LIC & Private Insurance Policy death claims are processed by the PR. As a result the relatives did not face any hardship for claiming their insurance.
Hindi Cell : The PR Dept in co-ordination with the ‘Hindi Cell’ works towards the effective implementation of the Official Language Policy of the Govt of India in the Hospital and tries to ensure proper compliance of the various provisions of the Official Languages Act .