EREC-P Central Office
Eastern Regional Eye Care Programme (EREC-P) grown into largest eye care provider in Nepal under Nepal Netra Jyoti Sangh. Annually more than 1 million examination and treatment is provided to people of Province No 1, 2 and others including neighboring countries India, Bangladesh & Bhutan. Sagarmatha Choudhary Eye Hospital in Lahan, Biratnagar Eye Hospital in Biratnagar are two high volume eye hospitals & 21 Eye Care Centers are under EREC-P.
The departments established under EREC-P Central Office are:
- Information Technology (IT)
- Biomedical Maintenance
- Research, Monitoring and Evaluation
- Human Resource
These departments are equipped with highly qualified and trained manpower who closely work with both eye hospitals and support them. Further, they travel and stay to Sagarmatha Choudhary Eye Hospital, Lahan monthly and participate in hospital activities, support the local team for further improvement in their daily activities and planning.
The concept of EREC-P Central Office is successful model for EREC-P that helped organization to retain highly skilled manpower and minimized the cost of organization by not duplicating same resources at both hospitals.