FORTIS LA FEMME, SHALIMAR BAGH
The Fortis La Femme located in Shalimar Bagh is a special healthcare initiative of the Fortis group aiming to provide high-quality medical care and attention exclusively to the women population. The Fortis hospital focuses on the areas where women are likely to require medical attention and are equipped accordingly to handle the medical needs of women and neonates. The prominent areas of expertise of the hospital include Obstetrics & Gynaecology with a focus on painless labour. Paediatrics, Neonatology, IVF, Radiology, Oncology and Dermatology are other key areas of treatment. The Fortis La Femme is one of the largest hospitals belonging to the Fortis Group.
The Fortis group has been striving to achieve excellence from way back in 1996 since the inauguration of the first hospital, in Mohali, Chandigarh in 2001. Established in the year 2010 in Central New Delhi, with a goal to maximise reach to the society and provide exceptional care to every single patient, the Fortis La Femme is easily accessible for the North and West Delhi population. In the eight years since the establishment of the hospital, the hospital has undergone several notable developments and has received accreditations and certifications that make it on of a kind. The Fortis La Femme Shalimar Bagh holds an NABH accreditation. The hospital has been awarded the FICCI (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry) HEAL award in 2014.
The hospital has received recognition for being environmentally friendly and being an energy conservative unit and the hospital building is the first in the country to register for the green building rating system. The La Femme Hospitals of Fortis is currently functional in Bengaluru, Jaipur and Greater Kailash regions.
To make the services of the hospital more accessible and affordable to the general public and ensure that women do not refrain themselves from regular health checkups, a variety of packages are designed to suit different patients. The Heath Check-up packages offered by La Femme include screening packages that help detect and prevent the progression of any related illnesses.
Pre-marital Health Check
Fertility Health Check
Well Woman Package
Pre-menopausal Health Check
Post-menopausal Health Check
An important aspect of patient care is the quality of the relationship built between the patient, the patients’ family and the medical team attending to the patient, along with other hospital staff. To maintain excellence in guest relationships, La Femme encourages the development of a bond forged by compassion, mutual trust and love between the patients and their medical, nursing and paramedical teams. The doctors inform the patient and his family about the treatment and recovery possibilities transparently too.
International patients seeking to consult doctors and avail treatment at Fortis La Femme are provided with a lot of help and support from the hospital. They are assigned a relationship manager who is available day and night, should any need arise during their stay. Help with visa, arrangements for accommodation, hotel and flight bookings, airport pickup and drop and on-site translators are some of the services offered by the hospital to ensure that the international guests have a pleasant experience.
The centres of excellence at Fortis La Femme are Neonatology equipped with a Level III Intensive Care Unit, Paediatrics, Dermatology, Cosmetic Surgery, IVF, Gynaecology and Obstetrics. The Mamma Mia maternity services take care of the mother to be, and educate her about everything, right from the conception of the child to deal with the ups and downs of parenting. And all of this is conducted while taking care of her and pampering her all the same. Some of the top doctors available at La Femme for consultation are Dr. Sanjivani Khanna, Dr. Vivek Jain, Dr. Alka Gupta, Dr. Sunita Varma and Dr. M. Gouri Devi.
The key medical procedures carried out here include Painless Deliveries, High-Risk Pregnancy Management, Laparoscopic Surgeries, Infertility Treatments, Cosmetic Surgeries, Cancer Care and Safe Diagnostic Practices for women.
The Fortis Charitable Fund reaches out to thousands of underprivileged people, to provide young expecting women with disease prevention tips. Regular ObGyn camps are held to reach out to those in the population who cannot access expensive treatment. These camps generally screen women for various diseases and play a major role in the prevention of disease outbreaks in susceptible areas. SEWA, SAVERA and AANCHAL are three of the programmes that have been launched for the purpose of giving back, by the FCF.
The Fortis La Femme has 262 beds available to the patients, along with state of the art diagnostic and treatment equipment. Besides this, an ambulance facility is available around the clock, and there is a blood bank on the premises. Parking facilities, a hygienic and healthy hospital cafeteria, accommodation for family members, Internet services, etc are the other facilities available.