The centres has been set up under PPP model in Ambala Cantt, Panchkula, Faridabad and Gurgaon
Kerala-based Meditrina Hospitals, promoted by Interventional Cardiologist Dr N Prathap Kumar, Chairman and MD of Meditrina Hospitals, has launched four super speciality cardiac care centres across Haryana under Public Private Partnership (PPP) model. The hospitals will provide affordable and advanced cardiac care services including complex angioplasties and cardio thoracic surgeries to the needy and under-served patients of the tier II and tier III cities of Haryana and neighbouring states.
Dr Kumar and Meditrina Hospitals will set up and operate advanced cardiac care facilities within Government Civil Hospitals at Ambala Cantt, Panchkula, Faridabad and Gurgaon at an estimated investment of Rs 45 crore each. Centre would be staffed with three full time cardiologists, three medical officers, 25 staff nurses, 15 paramedical and administrative staff. While the government provides the infrastructure, electricity and water supplies, Meditrina Hospitals will be responsible for setting up and manage cath lab and other medical infrastructure as well as manpower. Dr Prathap Kumar’s services also will be available at these centres on select days, especially to handle complex angioplasties. Agreements to this effect have been signed mutually between the heads of these civil hospitals and Meditrina Hospitals’ management this week.