Mumbai's PD Hinduja Hospital inaugurated a dedicated Short Stay service wing. Widely known as 'Day surgery,' Short Stay Service (SSS) invovles admitting patients for a planned surgical procedure and releasing them the same day. Advancement in surgical technology and anaesthetic techniques is making treatment faster and less intrusive for patients. At the vanguard of technological upgradations and regular skills updation though participation in international academic programmes.
SSS wing offers 19 beds, with four of these beds in the premium category. Housed in the tertiary hospital, SSS patients will have access to quality care through state-of-the-art operation theatres, labs and qualified doctors. Designed with the comfort and convenience of patients as its guiding principle, billing, nursing, attendants waiting area and doctor's rooms are located on the same floor. The operation theatres are only one floor away and diagnostics wing is two floors awa. A team of customer service personnel will be on hand at all times, to guide patients right from admissions to check out, and keep tracks of patients recovery even after discharge. A high nurse to bed ratio ensures personalised service for all patients.
Benefits to patients:
- Lower costs due to reduced length of stay.
- Insurance companies are increasingly accepting short stay procedures.