Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore

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narayana_hrudayalaya2Introduction:"Some call it a temple. Some chose to call it the abode of saints who heal. To some, it's a last chance of survival. But to no one, is this just a hospital.


In its genre, Narayana Hrudayalaya may well be one of the biggest hospitals in the world, but the fact that it?s one of the biggest hospitals, with a heart, is becoming legendary. The rich come here for the world's best heart care. The poor come here for the world's kindest care, for no one here is turned away for lack of funds. This was the vision of Dr. Devi Shetty, who believed that no child should be deprived of the best healthcare, because the parents cannot afford it. Caring with Compassion, this world's largest heart hospital for children, is set to be transformed into the world's biggest health city, with all super-specialities that the medical world offers. "

Narayana Hrudayalaya is founded by one of the India’s oldest construction company “Shankar Narayana Construction Company”. Narayana Hrudayalaya group currently has 5000 beds in India and aims to have 30,000 beds in the next 5 years in India to become the one of the largest healthcare player in the country.

Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City at Bangalore spread over 25 acres, and Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences in Kolkata, are the group’s two-heart hospitals in Bangalore and Kolkata performing about 12% of total heart surgeries done in the country.

The Group performs largest number of heart surgeries on children in the World providing cardiac care to children from 73 countries. The postoperative pediatric cardiac surgical unit has 80 critical care beds which is World’s largest Pediatric cardiac surgical Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) to look after children who have undergone heart operations,

Narayana Hrudayalaya Health city, Bangalore , is a conglomeration of hospitals in one campus:1000 Beds, Narayana Hrudayalaya Heart Hospital
24 operation theatres and infrastructure to perform 50 major heart surgeries daily. Treating patients from 73 countries with complex heart disease. Doing the largest number of heart surgeries on children in the world. Only centre in Asia to implant 3rd generation artificial heart from Ventracor. One of the world’s largest reference centers for Redo CABG, DOR’S, Mitral valve, valve repair, pulmonary endarterectomy, and Aortic aneurysm surgery. One of largest services in the world in Endovascular stenting for aneurysm of aorta. One of the largest services in Asia for Electrophysiology studies of heart. Only one of few Indian hospitals with expertise in heart transplant. World’s largest experience in extra corporeal membrane oxygenation for heart and lung failure.

Asha Dinesh Institute for Organ Transplant:The Institute is specialized in transplantation of heart, lung, kidney, liver, pancreas and Bone marrow. It is the largest center for pediatric liver transplantation in India.

Sparsh Hospital :500 bed orthopedic & Trauma hospital, it is the largest dedicated specialty hospital for Orthopedics, plastic reconstructive and maxillo-facial surgery, delivering outstanding results using the best available technology and skills. The super-specialties available are Joint replacement, Pediatric Orthopedics, Spine deformity correction, sports injuries and Cosmetic surgery.
Narayana Nethralaya:300 bedded, ‘Narayana Nethrayalaya’ is a Super Specialty Eye Hospital with an infrastructure to perform 500 cataracts per day is also focused on Lasik, Keratoconus, cataract, paediatric ophthalmology and refractive surgery. This institute is in the process of implanting Bionic eye for the blind.
Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Center :With the stated vision to instill Hope and deliver Joy to the cancer patients, Narayana Hrudayalaya in association with Mrs. Kiran Mazumdar of Biocon has launched the World’s largest cancer hospital with 1400 beds, latest infrastructure and equipments, internationally acclaimed faculty and affiliations with global centers of excellence in cancer care. The state-of-the-art Cancer Center, is established to provide comprehensive and dedicated cancer care of the highest international standards with: 20 Operation Theatres and 3 Elekta Linear Accelerators & Brachy Therapy, IMRT, IGRI & VMAT
The departments include: Head and Neck Cancer Breast Cancer Women and Children’s Cancer Blood Cancer Dental & Maxillo Facial Implantology, Cranio-Maxillo Facial Surgery Genetic and stem cell research center in association with Biocon Foundation and Rotary A full-fledged multi specialty hospital that handles Neurosurgery, Neurology, Paediatric, Nephrology, Urolgy, Gynaecology, Gastroenterology, and ENT cases.
Academics:Narayana Hrudayalaya is an academic institution conducting 49 training programmes and is short-listed by the University grant commission for the status of the Deemed University.

Narayana Hrudayalaya sponsored Thrombosis Research Institute, which is a research institute based in London to start a research Lab in our campus, which has 30 scientists working to develop a vaccine to prevent a heart attack.
Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City , Kolkatta.

Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Kolkata.RTIICS is a full-fledged cardiac hospital spread over 6 acres, on the eastern metropolitan bypass of Kolkata Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Cardiology, and Pediatric Cardiology and has the state-of-the-art facility to address the most complicated cardiac ailments.
Today, as the largest Heart Hospital in Eastern India, it has an average outpatient of 300 patients a day. It also performs 30-35 Cath lab procedures and 6 major surgeries, everyday.
Armenian Church Trauma CenterACTC is equipped with a gamut of state-of-the-art infrastructure & equipments to suffice to the health care need of industrial accidents and hazards with specialties like Neurology, Neuro Surgery, Orthopedics, Nephrology, Plastic Surgery, General Surgery, Nuclear Medicine, Gastroenterology, Endocrinology, ENT, Ophthalmology and General Medicine. ACTC has a well-equipped advanced radio diagnosis department and a clinical pathology laboratory with blood bank.

Manjulaben Kidney HospitalWe started the endeavour with 55 kidney Transplantation Surgeries, and now we are successfully performing 10 Kidney Transplantation every month, with a capacity of 2400 dialysis per month we run the eastern India’s largest kidney hospital. Our Dialysis centre with 22 beds has facilities of Haemodialysis, CAPD (Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis), CRRT (Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy), Kidney biopsy, Treatment of acute Renal Failure Patients for all kinds of treatment relating to kidney diseases.
Projects soon to be commissioned in this campus are: - 500 bed Neurosciences hospital, - 500 bed Nephrology center - 500 Bed Women and Children Hospital In totality it will be a 5000 bed Health City that will be able to cater to more than 15000 patients daily bringing down the costs substantially.

Narayana Hrudayalaya Units across India:Narayana Hrudayalaya Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Bangalore. Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre, Bangalore. Narayana Hrudayalaya Multi-specialty Hospital, Bangalore. |Narayana Nethrayalaya Super Specialty Eye Hospital, Bangalore. Narayana Hrudayalaya Institute of Nuero Sciences. Narayana Hrudayalaya Instituteof Organ Transplantation Narayana Hrudayalaya Children’s Hospital Emami International Institute of Bone Marrow Transplantation. Sparsh Hospital (Hospital for Trauma and orthopedics), Bangalore. Rabindranath Tagore Institute Cardiac Sciences, Kolkata. Armenian Church Trauma Center , Kolkata. Manjulaben Mehta Kidney Hospital , Kolkata. Rotary Narayana Nethrayalaya, Kolkata. Narayana Smiles, Kolkatta Narayana Hrudayalaya Bramhananda Hospital, Jamshedpur. Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City , Jaipur. Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City , Ahmedabad. Narayana Hrudayalaya Malla Reddy Hospital, Hyderabad Narayana Hrudayalaya Chains of Diagnostic Centre, Bangalore. Narayana Hrudayalaya Chains of Dental Clinics, Bangalore. MS Ramaiah Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore. CMH Narayana Hrudaylaya, Bangalore. CSI Hrudayalaya, Bangalore. Narayana Hrudayalaya SDM Hospital , Dharwad. Narayana Hrudayalaya Devraj Urs Hospital , Kolar.Proposed Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City, MysoreProposed Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City, Siliguri Proposed Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City, Bhubaneswar. Proposed Narayana Hrudayalaya hospital and Research Centre - Cayman Islands.

Micro Health Insurance and Community Projects:Narayana Hrudayalaya in association with Karnataka State government launched a Micro Health Insurance Programme called Yeshaswini, which covers nearly 3 million farmers and is considered as India’s largest Micro Health Insurance Programme for a monthly premium of 10 rupees. Similar programs inspired from Yeshaswini have been launched in other states of India. Today Yeshaswini is World’s largest self funded Health care insurance scheme, widely studied by International labour organization and World bank to implement similar schemes world wide.
Narayana Hrudayalaya in association with India’s Space Research Organization runs one of World’s largest Tele-Cardiology programs using ISRO satellite and till date we have treated close to 70,000 heart patients.

With innovations of blending technology with health care it has changed the delivery model of health care by making it more accessible to GP’s by TTECG and prides to operate the world’s largest ECG network. Narayana Hrudayalaya in association with the Indian Post Services has launched Hrudaya post a scheme to reach out to masses through the post offices. With its service in the Telemedicine sector, Narayana Hrudayalaya has been honored to provide health care assistance in the PAN Afrcia E-Network launched by the Ministry of external Affairs India. Narayana Hrudayalaya has today more than 500 telemedicine centers spread across the globe.
Asia Heart Foundation, which manages all our activities in Kolkata, runs the primary healthcare of entire Amethi constituency of Uttar Pradesh. Amethi is one of India’s largest MP constituency having 24 Lakh people and this is managed by 16 clinics created by Asia Heart Foundation with Narayana Hrudayalaya where Amethi residents come and see the doctors and get all the medicines entirely free. Currently this programme called ‘Rajeev Gandhi Arogya Yojana’ treats over 50,000 patients per month. This is considered as India’s largest primary healthcare programme by the private sector.

In association with Biocon Foundation and ICICI, we are managing Arogya Raksha Yojana a Micro Health Insurance Programme for residents of Anekal Taluk where our hospital is located.

arayana Hrudayalaya hospitals attracts highest number of foreign patient from 73 countries in India, catering to their regional specific requirements of language, food and entertainment it has treated more than 15,000 international patients. Narayana Hrudayalaya has been associated with Ministry of Health, Malaysia and Oman.

Recognition of our activities :Wall street Journal showcased Narayana Hrudayalaya on of its cover story, making way for global platform.NABH, the highest honor in the clinical quality assurance awarded the accreditation only to be the 7 th hospital in the country and first in the state for such an accreditation.Three years ago Harvard Business School conducted a case study on Narayana Hrudayalaya that is now the most studied case in all business schools and most quoted case studies in healthcare industry.Four years ago discovery channel made a documentary on Narayana Hrudayalaya, which was broadcasted all over the world.Three years ago Australian broadcasting corporation made a documentary about Narayana Hrudayalaya, which was broadcasted all over the world and especially in Australia during the prime time.Narayana Hrudayalaya’s story is written by Forbes, Reader Digest, and New Scientist and appears in two of the books from the Harvard Business School and from Prof. C.K. Prahlad.It has been rated in the Top 5 Cardiac Hospitals in the country by “THE WEEK” magazine.

Awards : Rajyotsava Award-2002 Sir M. Visvesvaraya Memorial Award-2003 Ernst & Young- Entrepreneur of the year – 2003 Padmashree – 2003 Dr. B.C. Roy Award – 2004 Citizen Extraordinaire, Rotary – 2004 India Innovation Award – 2004, By NDTV & EMPI (Awarded to Micro Health Insurance Division) Social Entrepreneurship Award – World Economic Forum – 2005



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