ASSISTANCE PROVIDED BY THE PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPARTMENT
This department, centrally located at the main entrance of CMC, provides general information, publica- tions about the Institution, guidance, assistance and subsidized accommodation for very poor patients. During your stay at CMC there may be instances when you face various problems for which you require assistance. In all such situations you are requested to feel free to meet the Public Relations Officer who will help you.
This is situated at the entrance and provides assistance 24 hours. The staff at the reception will help
you locate department
inpatients, and guide you to various The Official Guide to CMC is available
Information about CMC Main Campus
Patients / relatives / visitors wanting to know more about the Institution, its objectives, values, what it stands for, programmes, departments, historical background and publications are welcome to meet the P.R.O. For individuals and small groups who are genuinely interested in CMC and its work, arrangements can be made for them to have a tour of the campus, with prior appointments.
Friends of Vellore Organization
This is a small group of friends, well-wishers and patients who have been treated at CMC and who wish to maintain a relationship with the institution. You are invited to become a member of the Friends of Vellore Organization (FOV) and join hands together with us to care for others in need. FOV membership entitles you to receive regular informative publications about activities
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and developments at CMC and a share in the work, through your membership contribution. For details see page 61.
Those who are committed to the cause of the Institution and would like to support it by making a donation in cash or kind are requested to enquire for details from the department. For further information on this see page 56.
When you feel you have a valuable suggestion pertaining to any area of the Institution which could improve our working system, kindly meet the P.R.O. with such suggestions. Your suggestions will be channeled to the appropriate department and if found feasible, will be implemented. We need your suggestions to help us serve you better.
Lost and Found articles
While patients are asked not to bring costly articles, in the event of losing any items, they are requested to check at the Public Relations Department. On the contrary if patients/attendants happen to find a costly article, they are requested to bring it to the Public Relations Officer who will try to locate the owner.
The CMC Annexe within the Campus provides accommodation for patients and relatives who might have to stay here for a long time. All rooms are double bedded with attached bath. Hot water is supplied
order to be sure of your accommodation, 6 weeks in advance to the Manager,
write, preferably CMC. Annexe,
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