Siddhartha Children and Women Hospital (SCWH)

Siddhartha Children & Women Hospital in Butwal (Town in Western Nepal) was establishedin November 1998. It is a joint initiative of Public Private Partnership; HMG/Nepal, Butwal Sub-metropolitan City, Federation of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI), Butwal and AMDA. This is the first children and women hospital outside the capital city. The hospital provides speciality services for children and women. Hospital is serving the community with more than 100 number of beds.

Popular Japanese newspaper ‘Mainichi' had taken the initiative to raise funds for the construction of this hospital. The hospital is located near to the birthplace of Lord Buddha (Buddhist God). The hospital itself has been named after Buddha's childhood name, Siddhartha.

Butwal Municipality, Butwal Chambers of Commerce and Industries and District Development Committee, Rupandehi supports this hospital for the maintenance and developments.Hospital has understaining with different medical institutes for the field study of medical graduates and post graduates. It has total 10 bighas land received from the government of Nepal. Hospital building, and other blocks are constructed using resource of local stakeholders and the kind support of AMDA Japan.

Progress Report/Features

  • Municipality mayor chairs the Local Management Support Committees
  • Conducts approx 8 deliveries a day
  • Equipped with intensive care facility for newly born babies anc children (NICU, PICU etc)
  • More than 35000 OPD and emergecy patients a year
  • Provides training and scholarship to dedicated staff.
  • 24 hour emergency service.
  • Organizes mobile clinics around the periphery.
  • Provides OJT for medical and paramedical students.

Hospital Activities 
Sn Description
Year
2069/070
Year
2070/071
Year
2071/072
Year
2072/073
Year
2073/074
Year
2074/075
Year
2075/076
1 OPD consultation 35,319 31,585  32,760 37,580 40,926 43,828 44,380
2 Emergency 11,757  12,513 12,374 14,884  15,451 16,106 19,216
3 Patient admission 10,339 9,603 11,238 11,509 10,447 11,724 12,192
4 Delivery (Normal and LSCS) 1,885 1,863 1,687 2,917 2,843 2,585 2,763
5 Pediatric Surgery  746 841 952 2,427 2,110 2,666 1,007
6 Gynae/obs surgery (including LSCS) 1,380 1,113  1,149  1,464 1,331 1,675 1,873
7 Income NRs. ('000) 127,458 158,236 112,055 128,070 138,552 149,618 157,073
8 Expenditure NRs. ('000) 124,457 159,395 112,350 131,754 142,717 152,092 159,308



 
 
AMDA Nepal

Contact Details

AMDA Nepal
Gokarneshwar Municipality - 6, Jorpati
P.O. Box 8909, Kathmandu
Phone: +977 (1) 4910235, 4911140
Fax: +977 (1) 4911141
E-mail: amda@amda.org.np

AMDA Hospital
Damak Municipality-2, Kharkhare, Jhapa
Phone: +977 (23) 580046, 580667
Fax: +977 (23) 580186
E-mail: ah.damak@amda.org.np

Siddharth Children & Women Hospital
Butwal Sub-Metrpolitan -7, Rupendehi
Phone: +977 (71) 502097
Fax: +977 (71) 502085
E-mail: scwh.butwal@amda.org.np

AMDA Mechi Hospital
Mechinagar Municipality-10, Dhulabari, Jhapa
Phone: +977 (23) 560550
E-mail: amh.dhulabari@amda.org.np

AMDA Institute of Health Science
Damak Municipality-2, Kharkhare, Jhapa
Phone: +977 (23) 580186, 582186
E-mail: aihs.damak@amda.org.np