Gonoshasthaya reduces dialysis charges
Published : Friday, 16 April, 2021 at 4:03 PM Count : 464
Considering the problems of common people in receiving treatment in the current Covid situation, Gonoshasthaya Dialysis Centre reduces the charges for hemodialysis.
The new fees came into effect from April 14 marking Pahela Baishakh, said a press release.
Besides, a night shift was also introduced to provide dialysis service from 10:00pm to 6:00am.
Kidney patients who are unable to avail the service at daytime can receive treatment at night, the release added.
As per the new rate, at day time, a very poor patient will be charged Tk 600 per session while poor class patient Tk 800, lower middle class patient Tk 1,000 and middle class patient Tk 1,300 for per session dialysis.
At night time, very poor will have to give Tk 400 for per session dialysis while poor Tk 500, lower middle class Tk 700 and middle class Tk 1,100 for dialysis.
The release also said that very poor class people and poor people can be admitted to wards free of charge and people in other class categories will have to give from Tk 300 to Tk 600.