Gathering of private ambulances outside the district hospital in Noida, charging high fare, CMS said – will be removed

Vanya Dixit, Noida: Private ambulances line up outside the district hospital in Sector-30, Noida, Uttar Pradesh. The hospital administration is not even aware of this. If the patients have to go within the city or outside the city, then only private ambulances take them. For this they also charge a hefty price from the patients. Whereas only 102 and 108 or district hospital ambulances should be installed for patients outside the district hospital.

Not one or five private ambulances are stationed outside the gate of the district hospital. On Friday, 102 ambulances were standing outside the main gate of the district hospital to take a patient. Meanwhile, there was also a line for private ambulances. At the same time, due to this, there is a situation of jam outside the hospital premises and there is a problem in getting the patients or other vehicles or ambulances out. On being asked, he was told that ambulances are arranged by a private company.

Different price for oxygen, EMT
If you want to go from Gautam Budh Nagar to Meerut, then the private ambulance charge is Rs 2500 and if you want to take oxygen then it will increase by Rs 1000. Apart from this, if EMT is to be taken, then one thousand rupees will have to be paid separately. For the surrounding outer area, the fare of an ambulance has to be paid from Rs 5,000.

If private ambulances are being installed outside the hospital, they will be removed. Private ambulance is not allowed.
Dr. Pawan Kumar Arun, CMS, District Hospital Noida

District Coordinator of 108, 102 Ambulance Service, Deepak Singh said, ‘If a patient is referred from a government hospital to a higher center in the state, then a government ambulance will be available. If you want to go home from the hospital, then in the case of pregnant women and children up to one year and female sterilization, the facility is given to drop the patient from hospital to home.

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