Treatment of Non-COVID-19 Patients During Pandemic

Bengaluru: Medics wearing protective suits are seen at a hospital during the nationwide lockdown imposed in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in Bengaluru, Friday, May 1, 2020. (PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak)(PTI01-05-2020_000145B)

National, September 18, 2020: The patients who were not suffering from Corona but still have been treated in AIIMS and Central Government run hospitals in IPD as well as in OPD after 24th March, 2020 in the country is given in Annexure.

As per the National Health Accounts (NHA) Estimates 2016-17 (latest available), public expenditure on health  as a percentage of GDP is 1.2%.

No such patient who was already admitted in AIIMS or Central Government run hospitals whether serious/critical or non-serious was discharged from the hospitals without adequate treatment, due to pandemic situation in the country.

S.No. Name of the Hospital No. of patients treated since 24.3.2020


1. AIIMS, New Delhi 401506
2. Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi 253220
3. RML Hospital, New Delhi 268471
4. LHMC, New Delhi 211796
5. AIIMS, Bhubaneswar 94999
6. AIIMS, Jodhpur 127631
7. AIIMS, Raipur 126486
8. AIIMS, Rishikesh 48765
9. AIIMS, Patna 15491
10. AIIMS, Bhopal 62862

The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Sh Ashwini Kumar Choubey stated this in a written reply in the Lok Sabha here today.


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