Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals Announces the Launch of Elderly Care Clinic to deliver Specialized Care for the Senior Populace
Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, is the leader in driving transformations in medical services in entire Eastern India. The hospital has already set up several dedicated units to address the particular requirements of the different segments of the population. Continuing with its saga of delivering world-class excellence, the hospital has announced the inauguration of a specialized Elderly Care Clinic to address the distinct needs of the senior populace.
The number of elderly in India, currently accounting for over 8.6% of the total population of the country, is expected to register an almost 50% growth by 2026. This increase in the size and share of the elder citizens calls for a new approach to the delivery of treatment and care options that cater to their special requirements. The Clinic, staffed by well-trained physicians, caregivers and other support personnel, and managed by expert healthcare administrators, will ensure adequate attention and care that meets the special demands of this emerging scenario. It will focus especially on delivering treatment solutions which address the key challenges of
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