For all others: Those names that are not in the current inpatient list, letters and telegrams will be sent to the Medical Records Department, where every effort will be made to trace the addresses. If this is not possible, the article will be redirected to the known address, or returned to the sender or to the Post Office. However, on many oc- casions it becomes extremely difficult or even impossible to identify the persons, due to inadequate name and address. Therefore, in your own interest please give your correct and detailed address to all those who may wish to contact you.
If you are admitted as an in-patient, please give your name as entered in the CMC records, your registration number, ward identification, and bed number.
If you are staying in the CMC Annexe, the words “CMC Annexe” and your room number should be given in the ad- dress.
If you are an out-patient, please give your local residential address and receive your communications there. However, if you wish, you can arrange to receive your communication, care of the Public Relations Office. The ad- dress is “C/o Public Relations Officer, C.M.C. (town campus), Vellore-632 004”, Tamilnadu. Letters received at this address will be retained in the Public Relations Office and it will be your responsibility to collect your communications from this office.
The telegraphic code for C.M.C. is “MISSIONHOS, Vellore”. For CMC Annexe, the code is “Annexe, MISSIONHOS, Vellore”.
Incoming telephone calls for in-patients are connected to the phone nearest to the patient’s bed.
All other patients/relatives/visitors are requested to contact the Sub Post Office for S.T.D./local calls.
There is a Public Telephone booth next to the Security
Office and a local call office next to Main Reception .
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To contact any particular extension number you may dial
the same prefixing 228 to it. DID (Direct Inward Dialing) facility
facility the main Hospital, College Campus and the Schell Hospital can be directly accessed by dialing 228 followed by the extension number Those who do not know the extension number can dial 2282400 /2282500 / 5200000 / 2222102 for operator assistance. The caller will not be charged, if the extension happens to be busy or the call is unanswered. Some of the important extensions are given below:
Accident & Emergency Medicine Services
Mental Health Centre
Public Relations Office
Well Baby Clinic
Branches of various nationalised banks are located on Ida Scudder Road opposite to the main campus. They are the Central Bank of India, State Bank of India (Vellore Town Branch) Code 1618 and the State Bank of Travancore. A branch of the Central Bank of India operates in the main campus. When you are in CMC you may require additional money which you would like to bring from your home town. Take an uncrossed Demand Draft in favour of your attendant Payable at SBI,
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