KIMS PRESS NOTE – KOLLAM LAUNCH

July 12th 2018Back

KIMS Healthcare Group, the largest corporate healthcare group in Kerala, with comprehensive healthcare facilities in India and overseas, will be launching its new 100 bed Multi Super Specialty wing of KIMS Kollam at Kottiyam, on Monday, 9th July 2018 at 5 pm. 

The chief minister of Kerala, Pinarayi Vijayan will inaugurate the new facility at KIMS Kollam, along with the Guest of Honour, minister of Fisheries, Harbour Engineering & Cashew Industry, Smt. J.Mercykutty Amma in the presence of a very distinguished gathering of social, cultural, business and political invitees.

KIMS KOLLAM which started in Kottiyam on April 2013, will now become a Level 3 NICU facility offering state of the art infrastructure, Ultra-modern operation theatres, Advanced Radiology department with CT, 4D scan and digital X ray unit, Two bedded isolation room for treating transferable diseases, burns etc., Five bedded dialysis unit, Endoscopy facility, Super suit rooms, plus a host of unique features such as Round-the-clock Emergency services & Trauma care unit with state-of-art ambulances, Round-the-clock laboratory, Diagnostic & pharmacy services, 6 State-of-art Operation Theaters and dedicated 20 bedded Intensive Care units (ICU) managed by highly qualified anesthesiologists and Intensivists, Fetal medicine department, Fully-equipped blood storage Unit, Modern Physical Medicine Department with fully-equipped Physiotherapy unit, Fully automated Nurse Call system, Specially designed Preventive Health Check-up, Antenatal, Delivery and surgery packages, etc.

The facility will breathe a new lease of life to specialized care in Kollam through a team of highly qualified and experienced consultants with proven expertise in their respective fields. These professionals will be supported by trained nursing professionals and paramedical staff to specifically cater to the wide array of services across multiple departments of the hospital.

These departments include: Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Critical Care, Child Development Clinic, Dermatology & Cosmetology, Dental Services, Dietary & Nutrition clinic, Emergency Medicine, ENT & Laryngology, Endocrinology & Diabetology, Fertility Clinic, Fetal Medicine, General Surgery & Keyhole Surgery, Gastroenterology & GI surgery, Hand Surgery, Internal Medicine, Neonatology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Nephrology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Neurology, Pediatric orthopedics, Physiotherapy, Plastic Surgery, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Pulmonology, Radiology & Urology.

Envisioned by Dr. M.I.Sahadulla, the KIMS group today has a robust presence in Kerala and the Middle East and is one of Asia’s most trusted health care providers. Launched in January 2002 at Trivandrum, KIMS has emerged as the trailblazer in medical excellence, research and academics in South India with a global outreach. It has to its credit the unique achievement of National (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers - NABH), and International (Australian Council on Healthcare Standards International - ACHSI) accreditations for its dedicated healthcare of uncompromising quality. KIMS is empanelled with Government & Semi-Government Institutions in India, Republic of Maldives, Sultanate of Oman, Bahrain, UAE, US and UK. KIMS is an empanelled centre for Australian and Canadian Visa Medicals.

The new milestone at Kollam is a part of KIMS ongoing vision to expand its presence in tier 2 cities to fill the void of quality tertiary care.  In doing so it would be bringing specialized medical facilities for needy people from Kollam and other adjoining towns who currently have to travel all the way to Trivandrum.