25 October 2018 | News
The Group completed a year long planning journey and has envisioned a new gen healthcare platform and will soon be launching its first 400 bed hospital.
L-R- Dr Prashanth Rajagopalan, Dr Rahul R Menon
MGM Healthcare Group a pioneer in providing inclusive tertiary healthcare and medical education for over two decades with presence in Chennai and Pondicherry is launching new chain of hospitals. The Group completed a year long planning journey and has envisioned a new gen healthcare platform and will soon be launching its first 400 bed hospital - The first manifestation of this vision to ‘superlative health-caring’ is a state-of-the-art hospital on Nelson Manickam Road. The hospital having 3,50,000 sq. ft. is designed and organised to be compliant to national and global healthcare standards like NABH and JCI.
The hospital is built as a green hospital to qualify for platinum LEED certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design). Spread over three-and-a-half lakh square feet, first hospital will have 400 beds, 50 out-patient consultation rooms, 10 operating theatres and over a 100 critical care beds. The quaternary hospital will have centres of excellence in the field of Cardiac Sciences, Multi Organ Transplantation, Neuro Sciences, Orthopaedics, Oncology, Gastro Sciences, Renal Sciences, Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Paediatrics, in addition to all the other broad specialties.
“The year long visioning has helped us to identify areas where we can serve patients really better. We are transforming our Healthcare vertical by investing in new chain of hospital and up gradation of our teaching hospitals. As the Industry continues to change, we see a real opportunity to evolve faster and better. We have taken proactive steps and have made transformational investments in patient experience and IT infrastructure. There will be genuine ‘first in industry service innovations’. Powered by people who are driven by altruism ideal.”
“The hospital chain will be one of the best IT enabled hospitals in the country. The highlights in technology will be Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Digital ICU with charting solutions and predictive analytics using Artificial Intelligence to prevent and treat any adverse clinical events in line with the global best practices in some of the leading institutions like Mayo and Cleveland. The hospital will also provide connected home healthcare facilities. The hospital will have the best infrastructure with IOT enabled Building Management System, said Dr Prashanth Rajagopalan, Director, MGM Healthcare Pvt Ltd. He also said “MGM Healthcare will be launching a number of related ventures and more hospitals, in line with our vision of becoming a complete healthcare platform over the years”.
“Patient care will always be our first priority at MGMH”, said, Dr. Rahul R Menon, CEO, MGM Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. “Our vision is to be the most admired and preferred healthcare institution for patients, partners and the community. We will achieve this through our commitment to the highest standards of ethical practices and values, a dedicated team of experts and professionals who consistently deliver quality healthcare and an ecosystem that encourages and invests in the most advanced medical practices and research,” added Dr. Rahul R Menon.
M K Rajagopalan, Chairman, MGM Healthcare Pvt Ltd, an eminent Educationalist & Philanthropist with his visionary outlook established two large hospitals with 2000 beds which not only provides medical education and training, but also provides quality and cost effective medical treatment to the community.
Dr. Prashanth Rajagopalan, Director, MGM Healthcare Pvt Ltd, did his post-graduation in Johns Hopkins University and returned to India with a vision to establish a world class healthcare platform.