The ESI Corporation decided in December, 1993 for construction of a 50 Beded Hospital at Rourkela to cater the needs of RSP Contractor employees and nereby industries. The ESI Hospital, Rourkela, which was initialy commissioned with OPD Block on 15.08.1998 was under the control State Government of Odisha till 14.05.2003. As per the policy decision taken by the ESI Corporation to set up a Model Hospital in each state, this Hospital was taken over by the Corporation in Odisha on 15.05.2003 in consultation with the State Government to run as Model Hospital. Number of beds initially commissioned was 10. The strenth of beds increased to 50 in November, 2008.

This Hospital is catering to referral cases from 6 ESI Dispensaries in Rourkela covering an insured population of 56,500.

This Hospital is located in a scenic ambience at the outskirt of "Steel City Rourkela" in a two-storied building in the area of 4 acres of land allotted by the State Government of Odisha.


This Hospital is mannaged by the Medical Superintendent with the help of the following subordinate officers:

  • Joint Director (Administration)
  • Deputy Director (Finance)

along with Specialists, General Duty Medical Officers Grade-I and Grade-II, Nursing personnel including para-medical staff including technicians and assistannts in various specialties, nursing orderlies.


The following functional areas and services are provided to the beneficiaries.

Name of Departments-

General Medicine, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Pulmonary Medicine (TB & Chest), Paediatrics, Eye, Dental, ENT, Anaesthesia, Dermatology, Pathology & Ayurveda.

The above Departments are functioning with the following suppoortive services.


OPD, Emergency, Indoor Treatment, & Physiotherapy.


Radiology, Laboratory, Hospital Stores & Pharmacy, Operation Theatres & Medical Records.


Dietary Services, Laundry, Mortuary, Engineering Services, Ambulances/ Transport Services & Telephone Services.


Staff Accommodation, Cafeteria, Parking Areas & Horticulture.


Medical Superintendent,
ESIC Model Hospital,
Jail Road, Rourkela-769004,
Fax: 0661-2512936,Ph: 0661-6536027