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Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour

The Institute of Psychiatry & Human Behaviour (IPHB) was established as an independent entity on 8th December 1980, after integration of the Mental Hospital which was functioning under the Directorate of Health Services since July 1957 and the Department of Psychiatry of the Goa Medical College (GMC) functioning since 1968. At the time of integration the IPHB hospital premises were at Altinho, Panaji-Goa.

 

The IPHB was shifted to a newly built premises admeasuring 27.60 Hectares of land on 28th May 2001, in close proximity with the Goa Medical College (GMC), Bambolim-Goa.

PREAMBLE

In order to raise the quality, extend accountability and carry out the services effectively and courteously, Citizen’s Charter for the Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour, has been prepared.

 

The charter seeks to provide a frame work which enables our users to know:

  • Kind of services provided in the I.P.H.B.
  • The quality of Services they are entitled.
  • The means through which complaints regarding denial or poor quality service will be redressed.

 

Thus, the main principles behind the charter are to ensure transparency, public participation and accountability, as also quality, besides information choice and redressed machinery wherever possible.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The IPHB primarily seeks to provide preventive, curative and rehabilitative mental health services to the people of Goa and its neighbouring states such as Maharashtra and Karnataka.

 

At present, the bed strength of the Hospital is 190. IPHB has closed wards as well as open wards for male and female patients separately. In open wards patients have to be accompanied by relatives or caretakers.

 

OBJECTIVES

The main objectives of setting up this institute were:

  • To impart Under Graduate and Post-Graduate teaching courses conducted by Goa University to which Institute is affiliated.
  • To provide optimal Medical and Mental Health Care Services in the State of Goa.
  • Offer Training and Research in various disciplines of Psychiatry.
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Dr. Pradeep G. Naik
Dean - Director, I. P. H. B.
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Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour, Opp: Holy Shrine Cross,
Bamboli-Goa
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+91 982 2127480
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+91 832 2458240
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Shri Rama A.G. Dessai
Head Clerk / Asstt. Public Information Officer


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Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour, Opp: Holy Shrine Cross, Bambolim, Goa-403202
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+91 832 2458687 (Ext. 225)
+91 9823205992
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Smt. Anita Fernandes
Public Information Officer / Dy. Director (Administration)


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Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour, Opp: Holy Shrine Cross, Bambolim, Goa-403202
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+91 832 2458687 (Ext. 227)
+91 832 2458794
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Dr. Shilpa Waikar
Public Information Officer / Actg. Medical Superintendent


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Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour, Opp: Holy Shrine Cross, Bambolim, Goa-403202
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+91 832 2458687 (Ext. 208)
+91 9822267789
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Dr. Pradeep G. Naik
First Appellate Authority / Director / Dean


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Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour, Opp: Holy Shrine Cross, Bambolim, Goa-403202
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+91 832 2458240
+91 832 2458687
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+91 832 2458240


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