17 April 2023 | News
State-of-the-art facility span over 2,32,000 square feet
Aurobindo Pharma Foundation (APF), the philanthropic and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm of Aurobindo Pharma, has funded Rs 80 crore and built state-of-the-art oncology block in Redhills, Hyderabad for MNJ Institute of Oncology and State Cancer Institute. This block is built by Aurobindo Pharma Foundation in an effort to help the hospital in its endeavor to provide quality cancer care free of cost.
MNJ Institute of Oncology and State Cancer Institute is committed to providing free, multidisciplinary cancer care to patients. Located in Telangana, it is the first State Government tertiary care institute to offer a comprehensive range of services, including surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, and palliative care, to patients from Telangana and neighbouring states.
This state-of-the-art facility span over 2,32,000 square feet and is composed with 8 floor building with a total bed capacity of 300.
It is anticipated that the annual follow-up patient count for treatment will exceed 1.50 lakh patients. The existing facility has 450 beds, and this new facility will add 300 more beds, increasing the total capacity.
Features such as bone marrow transplant rooms, dedicated paediatric and adolescent wards, targeted radiotherapy will be enhanced. This facility will introduce genetics and molecular labs, aiding in diagnosis and treatment of the disease.