Board of Management met in February 2020 and approved new equipments to be purchased during year 2020-21, which included major items like new Computerized Radiography System and Anaesthesia Gas Monitoring system for upgradation of Radiology and O.T. Advanced Laser treatment for varicose veins under special ‘Vein clinic’ was started in the hospital. Laser treatment for haemorrhoids was also started simultaneously. ‘Breast Clinic’ and ‘Retina Clinic’ were started as other special clinics. Hospital Participated in the purchase of Hearing Aids to Poor rural children along with SYA Ladies wing and Dada Amar Trust.
On the Quality front, hospital got the Re-accreditation of NABH for 3 Years till 2023 after a final audit by a team of NABH Assessors in February 2020. Hospital also got “Kaya Kalpa” Award Certificate in October 2019 from Govt of India Health and Quality Departments for cleanliness and hygiene maintained in the hospital. A new ‘E-Feeder’ Digital Feedback System has been started to monitor the Feedback system.
The lockouts and Covid pandemic from April 2020, crippled the hospital services. A separately barricaded covid ward was started with 34 beds in 3rd Floor in August 2020 and Covid Testing – both Rapid Antigen and R.T.PCR Tests were started at the hospital Fever clinic. All Anti Covid preventive measures were adopted in the hospital as per Govt. guidelines incurring substantial costs. Full Time Hospital Consultants were appointed in Surgery and OB&G to improve emergency and specialist services. Inhouse catering was started in August 2020 for food supply to Inpatients.
As per phase wise renovation and upgradations ‘B’ Floor with 33 beds was renovated with new tiling, painting, new electrical wiring and fittings, corridor false roofing etc;
On behalf of my team and on my personal be half, I thank Shri Aashish Amarlall, President SYA, Shri Paul Abraham, President, Hinduja Foundation, Mumbai, Shri Gowtham khanna, CEO, HNH, Mumbai, the entire Board of Management for their valuable direction and guidance. I also express my sincere gratitude to the Office Bearers, the Governing council, the Ladies wing, Executives and all the employees for their devoted support in running the hospital. I specially thank all the consultants for their excellent contribution in providing high quality health care to our patients.