Monday, 29 August 2016

Gulf based Aster DM Healthcare to unveil cutting-edge Quaternary Healthcare facility in Bengaluru, India

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  • The Quaternary Care Multi-Specialty Hospital will have dedicated Centers of Excellence in Cardiac-Sciences, Neuro-Sciences, Gastro-Sciences, General & Lapro Surgery, Integrated Liver Care, Organ Transplant, Urology & Nephrology, Orthopaedics, Women, & Child and Adolescent Health.
  • Aster CMI Hospital will feature cutting-edge technology such as 3 Tesla MRI, 128 Slice CT Scanner and Hybrid Cath lab.
  • The Superspeciality Hospital will include 12 Modular Operation Theatres, a dedicated transplant ICU and Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, NABL accredited Clinical Lab and a Blood Bank.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 25, 2016: Dubai-based healthcare conglomerate, Aster DM Healthcare, announced that it will formally launch a Quaternary Healthcare facility Aster CMI Hospital in Hebbal, Bengaluru. The hospital reflects the group’s on-going commitment to create patient-centric hospitals driven by medical innovations and clinical excellence. The upgraded 509 bed hospital, will be inaugurated on August 27, 2016, by the legendary cricketer, Shri Sachin Tendulkar, in the presence of Central and State Ministers.
Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman & Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare said, “With an additional investment of around Rs.230 crores (AED 126 Million) in the existing hospital, Aster CMI Hospital is all set to create a benchmark in medical care not only in Bengaluru but across India. A serene environment with spacious interiors and advanced facilities are designed for the patients’ comfort echoing Aster DM Healthcare’s core philosophy: ‘We’ll Treat You Well’. Given the strategic location of the hospital and the connectivity that Bangalore offers, we not only see catering to the people of Karnataka but also people from other parts of the country and outside India. With our strong network in eight foreign countries , we are confident to see great potential for Medical Value Travel. ”
Dr. Nitish Shetty, CEO, Aster CMI Hospital said, “While focusing on the latest medical equipment and technology, we have not forgotten the human aspect. We have developed a remarkable team of clinicians and surgeons supported by an able paramedical team of qualified technicians to offer specializations in various faculties.”
Aster CMI also operates Aster Clinics at Yelahanka, (Manyata Tech Park) and will soon be launching a clinic at New BEL Road. Aster Clinics will provide one stop medical facilities and healthcare services for the entire family and are a gateway to good health in the neighbourhood. Aster CMI recently signed a seven year agreement with Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) as their healthcare partners and is now managing the medical services facility at Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru. The healthcare group will also be responsible for the stand alone Airport Medical Care Facility expected to be commissioned by March 2017, the services of which can also be availed by the general public.

Aster DM Healthcare has also extended its social initiative in association with Sachin Tendulkar to offer Oncology & Paediatric Cardiac Surgeries for deserving patients in Aster CMI along with Aster Medcity-Kochi and Aster MIMS - Calicut. An outlay of Rs. 2 crore has been earmarked for this as part of this CSR initiative for the next four years. Earlier this year Aster DM Healthcare launched a GCC & National India  level CSR effort under ‘Aster SafeRoads #iPLEDGE’ along with Sachin Tendulkar as part of its vision to make Indian roads safe.
About Aster DM Healthcare

Aster DM Health Care is a Healthcare provider that  network with over 280 operating facilities across 9 countries, including 13 hospitals, 87 clinics and 180 retail pharmacies providing employment  for 12,774 employees including, 1003 full time doctors, as of March 31, 2016.