Hospital Built by China in Nepal Withstands Earthquake

May 6, 2015 by  
Filed under Curated Topics, Hospitals

The Civil Service Hospital in Minbhawan, Katmandu, a China-aid project built in 2008, has been honored as the “Strongest Building,” and has served as an important rescue center following the April 25 earthquake. The article reports the following about the seismic performance of the hospital: Major...


Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Equipment, Utilities, Architectural Shell & Contents at Kathmandu Hospital

May 5, 2015 by  
Filed under Hospitals

This report details a seismic vulnerability assessment conducted in 2013 for the National Academy of Medical Sciences (Bir Hospital) in Kathmandu, Nepal Bir Hospital Initial Seismic Vulnerability Assessment  


Grande International Hospital Facebook Update

May 5, 2015 by  
Filed under Hospitals

 


pre earthquake – non-structural assessment of hospital in nepal

May 3, 2015 by  
Filed under Hospitals

This report on non-structural assessment of Nepalese hospitals provides details of content and status before the earthquake. Situation now might have been changed but the report gives general picture of Nepalese hospitals. pre earthqauke – Non structural assessment of Nepal hospitals


Pre earthquake- Guidelines for seismic assessment of hospitals in Nepal

May 3, 2015 by  
Filed under Hospitals

Here is the simple first level seismic assessment guidelines for hospitals in Nepal developed by NSET. Pre earthquake- guidelines of hospital assesment in Nepal


WHO hospital situation report on Nepal earthquake

May 3, 2015 by  
Filed under Hospitals

Emergency and Humanitarian Action- WHO situation report: who-sitrep8-3-may-2015


Hospitals are heavily damaged in earthquake hit area

May 2, 2015 by  
Filed under Hospitals

Rapid assessment team from WHO and Ministry of Health found hospitals in worst hit area of earthquake in Sindhupalchowk, Nuwakot, Rasuawa and Ramechhap districts severely damaged or completely destroyed. The assessment team visited 21 hospitals in 12 of the districts impacted severely by the earthquake...


Bishnu Pandey and Anna Weiser-Woodward to co-lead curation of Hospitals information

May 1, 2015 by  
Filed under Hospitals

Bishnu Pandey, Instructor in the Department of Civil Engineering, School of Construction and the Environment at British Columbia Institute of Technology, and Anna Weiser-Woodward, Graduate Engineer at Walter P. Moore are co-lead curators on information about hospitals after the April 25, 2015, Nepal...