The Lady Rdgeway Hospital for Children is a tertiary care children's hospital in Colombo, Sri Lanka. With a bed-strength of over 900, it is now considered to be the largest children's hospital in the world. All services are free of charge in keeping with the free state health care policy of the Sri Lankan Government. The hospital serves an average of nearly 2,500 to 3,000 patients a day, out of which approximately 250 to 300 are admitted daily for Inward care.
To make LRH the best health care center for children in the South Asia within this decade
Provision of consumer oriented comprehensive, best quality healthcare for the children of Sri Lanka at all times through a motivated, efficient, trained team of health staff to the maximum satisfaction of all care seekers and to train undergraduates, post graduates and other health personnel in child care effectively
Maps and Directions:
Lady Ridgeway Hospital is situated near Borella town in Colombo District, Sri Lanka. There are two main entrences to the hospital, via Maradana Road and Baseline Road:
Entrence to the Accident Service, Orthopaedic Clinic, Cardiology clinic, Surgical wards and Administrative Office is convenient through the Maradana Road entrence. Entrence to the Out Patient Department, Emergency Treatment Unit, Medical wards and Most other clinics is convenient through the Baseline Road entrence.
Only authorized vehicals are allowed to enter the hospital Except for Ambulences and vehicles carring critically ill children. For security resons you may need to produce your identity and undergo security checkups at the entrence. Visitors to the inward patients need to produce valid visitor pass given on admission and are allowed only during visiting hours.
A - Maradana road entrance C - Baseline road staff entrance B - Baseline road entrance D - Entrance to kitchen, laundry & mortuary 1 - Main building 11 - Cardiology building 2 - Radiology department 12 - Wards 8,9, Burns unit 3 - Wards 1,2,3,4 13 - Physio, Occupational therapy 4 - Surgical stores 14 - Hospital canteen 5 - Indoor dispensary 15 - Orthopaedic workshop 6 - OPD building 16 - Laundry 7 - Outdoor dispensary 17 - Micro & Path laboratory & 8 - Daycare center mortuary 9 - Eye & Neurology unit 18 - Kitchen 10 - Blood bank, MICU, CSSD, 19 - Drivers room, PHI cardiology unit 20 - HO quarters, doctors canteen
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