Medical emergency can occur to anyone anytime. In any medical crisis, the quality of care provided in the first few hours is instrumental in saving lives and determining the prognosis of the victim.
Emergency services in Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals revolves around the easy-to- remember toll-free number – 1066.
Hospital on Wheels
Fully-equipped air-conditioned, modular ambulance with ventilators, monitors, oxygen, defibrillators, ambu-bags, infusion pumps, syringe pumps, spine board, life-saving drugs, doctor and trained paramedics, capable of handling any emergency, anytime, anywhere following international protocols.
As soon as patients are wheeled into the ER, the process of evaluation and simultaneous treatment begins within few seconds. The spacious Emergency complex has designated Resuscitation beds, Triage beds, Paediatric bed, Isolation Room with shower & modular Eye Washer for communicable diseases and Procedure Room for minor procedures and decontamination facility.
Critical Care Unit
The support of 72-bedded Critical Care Unit, with specialized Medicine, Cardiac, Cardiothoracic, Neurological, Surgical, Burns, Gastroenterological and Neonatal Units provides the specialized back-up care that is essential for serious patients.
We are also the Regional Training Centre (RTC) for organizing international life-saving courses in Emergency & Trauma Care for Eastern and North Eastern India to improve the quality of emergency care. It provides hands-on training to the healthcare providers to handle crises like acute coronary syndrome, acute stroke, resuscitation in cardiac arrest as per the internationally approved guidelines.