Apollo Hospitals Group accredited as IAG Preferred Provider in India
Paris, February 15, 2016– As India’s first corporate hospital, the Apollo Hospitals Group has a robust presence across the healthcare spectrum and has emerged as the foremost integrated healthcare provider in Asia.
Starting in 1983 with a 150-bed hospital, the Group now operates 9,200 beds across 64 hospitals and has the distinction of receiving the country’s first Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation in 2005. Since then, eight Apollo Hospitals have been JCI accredited and 14 facilities under Apollo have received the NABH accreditation, and this year the company has been accredited as Preferred Provider Hospital for International Assistance Group (IAG).
The Group’s legacy of ‘touching lives’ stems from the four pillars of their philosophy – experience, excellence, expertise & research. It has touched the lives of over 45 million patients from 121 countries.
Apollo Heart Institutes
The Institutes of Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery at Apollo Hospitals are among the largest Cardiovascular groups in the world – over 1,52,000 cardiac and cardiothoracic surgeries.
Apollo Institute of Orthopaedics
The Apollo Institute of Orthopaedics is at the forefront of cutting edge Orthopaedic treatment and techniques – advanced surgical procedures which include the most current arthroscopic and reconstructive techniques including major joint replacements, revision joint replacements, hip resurfacing, shoulder replacement surgeries, knee/ shoulder/ hip arthroscopies, advanced spine surgeries, and complex trauma surgeries.
Apollo Institutes of Neurosciences & Spine
The competent team of neurologists, neurosurgeons, critical care specialists, nurses and researchers at the Institutes provide expert care for treatment of brain tumors, head and spine injury, stroke headaches, seizure disorders, movement disorders, multiple sclerosis, and vestibular diseases.
Apollo Institutes of Transplant
The Apollo Institutes of Transplant is one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive solid organ transplant programs. In fact, it has the unique distinction of performing more than 300 liver transplants per year for the past three years. The Institutes are well known for several organ transplantation procedures such as liver transplants, kidney transplants, corneal transplants, heart transplants, intestinal and GI transplant surgeries, and paediatric transplants.
Apollo Cancer Institutes
The cancer care system at Apollo Hospitals involves over 125 surgical and radiation oncology specialists as well as diagnostic consultants. With 9 dedicated Apollo Cancer Hospitals across India, the Group mission is to take the fight against cancer to the next frontier and redefine clinical benchmarks and outcomes.
The Institutes services include Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Paediatric Oncology, Hemato-Oncology & Bone Marrow Transplant, Diagnostic Services, Pain Management, Palliative Care & Rehab, and Preventive Oncology.
Apollo 24x7 Emergency
Apollo Hospitals is a pioneer of modern day emergency care in India. We set up the 'National Network of Emergency Services' to provide emergency care of uniform quality standards across the country. Our 24-hour emergency and trauma care is geared to meet all medical and surgical emergencies, including polytrauma. Ambulances are well equipped and manned by trained personnel –indeed a veritable 'Hospital on Wheels'. We are equipped with Air Ambulance Services for cross country, remote areas and life-threatening emergencies.
APOLLO OUTPATIENT SERVICES
Apollo Hospitals provides dedicated physician offices for outpatients’ management. These plush offices are conveniently located near the main entrance and cater to all medical and surgical disciplines. The complex also houses Minor Procedure Rooms. The core medical expertise of our consultants is ably supported by seamless laboratory services, Imaging (Radiology) and Rehabilitation services with sophisticated
Therapeutic/ Diagnostic equipments. These services can be accessed with prior appointments (telephonic or online) through the week i.e. Monday to Saturday.
INTERNATIONAL PATIENT SERVICES
At Apollo, we have set up an International Patient Services Division to ensure that the experience of our overseas patients is safe, comfortable and hassle-free.
Apollo’s International Patient Services offer a host of additional services and facilities:
- Airport pick-up/ transportation
- Direct Admission Arrangement
- Scheduling of Appointments
- Food & Beverage Choices
- Language Assistance
- Liaison Services with Insurance Companies
- Travel Related Assistance
Contact details: Sarita Vihar, New Delhi - 110076, Ph : +91-11-2987 1090 / 1091
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org | Web : www.apollohospitals.com
About International Assistance Group
International Assistance Group is a limited incorporated company in Paris (France) regulated under the French law and owned by its Partners. This worldwide commercial alliance of independent companies spanning all the links in the assistance value chain was formed in 1992 by five European companies with the aim of helping each other offer quality assistance. The group’s success has attracted accredited companies around the world and it now boasts 60 Partners and Preferred Providers and a turnover of over €1.4 billion. More than 7,100 employees take care of 182 million end users.
In 2014, International Assistance Group® handled over 5.4 million cases, 32,000 medical repatriations and 2 million roadside cases. IAG’s international presence and range of services enables it to meet the needs of more than 115 million beneficiaries worldwide.