24 April 2013 | News | By BioSpectrum Bureau
Fortis to elevate healthcare delivery with Next-gen hospital
Singapore: Fortis Healthcare has come up with its vision for the next generation hospital, the 'Fortis Memorial Research Institute. The hospital is expected to open shortly in Gurgaon, India.
In its first phase, Fortis Memorial will have 400 top doctors and more than 1,000 nurses to provide the best treatment and care. It is the first hospital in its category to house a full-fledged stem cell lab for cutting edge medical treatment and also offers Robotic surgery and Organ transplantation for patients.
The Fortis Memorial utilizes and showcases the latest technologies in use in world class healthcare. Some of the milestone technologies at the hospital include the first and the only pilot project for precision radio-surgery in the world, bringing together the cutting edge expertise of two medical technology giants - Elekta and Brain Lab. Also, Philips Medical systems has also entered into a long term arrangement with Fortis Memorial to develop new technology and methods to treat complex medical conditions.
Other state-of-the-art technologies deployed at the hospital include the 3T Digital MRI, 256 Slice CT Scan, Advanced Brain Suite, Bi-Plane Cath-Lab, Time of flight PET CT, digital mammography, e-ICU,Fibro-scan, voice modulated integrated operating rooms and an open diagnostic lab.
To enable attending relatives and patients to cope better, the hospital has provisioned a range of thoughtful services as a pleasant diversion. These holistic health facilities include a swimming pool for hydrotherapy, a fully equipped gymnasium, spa for health and wellness, several Art 'n' Health programmes to recuperate, a mini theatre to de-stress, retail therapy outlets for immediate needs and a food court providing a choice of dining options to replenish energies.