FORTIS AASHLOK HOSPITAL
The Fortis group of hospitals is a well-established healthcare network, with presence all over India, and service units available in the form of hospitals, day care centres and diagnostic laboratories. The Fortis group is well known for its excellence in the healthcare field, extending beyond conventional standards and aspiring to improve the trust often amiss in patient-hospital relations. The Fortis Aashlok is a multi-speciality hospital located in Safdarjung Enclave, Delhi. The areas of expertise here are Cardiology, General Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Orthopaedics including Bone and Joint Surgery and Radiology. There is also a fully functional outpatient clinic and emergency care unit.
The Fortis Healthcare centres were established in 1996 with a vision to provide world-class, holistic healthcare to the nation, combining the best medical skills with patient care and compassion. The first Fortis hospital was set up in 2001 in the region of Mohali, in Chandigarh. Since then, the expansion has been phenomenal, and currently, there are nearly fifty healthcare centres functioning throughout the country and internationally in Sri Lanka, Mauritius and Dubai. The hospital is constantly growing and living up to the founding mission each time. The Fortis Aashlok has been a joint venture with the Aashlok hospital since 2012 and this collaboration has been successful in terms of providing patients with wholesome care, treatment and support. Currently, with over 25 beds available throughout for the abovementioned specialities, patients can easily avail primary and secondary levels of healthcare here.
The Fortis Aashlok is an ISO certified hospital unit that has also received its NABH accreditations. In 2017, the More to Give Campaign held by the hospital group under the organ donation scheme won the Health Impact Award by CSI. The Fortis Aashlok aspires to maintain its success rates and constantly provides satisfactory results.
The following health care packages are offered by the Fortis Aashlok for various kinds of patients, categorised on the basis of the level of screening needed and the affordability of the patient.
The Bronze Plan includes basic blood screening for anaemia, infections, liver, kidney and heart functions, routine urine examination, ultrasound scan of the abdomen, EEG and chest X-ray along with consultations of a nutritionist and general physician.
The Silver Plan comprises of a further detailed blood screening, cervical cancer screening and gynaecology consultations for women, prostate cancer screening for men, detailed weight based nutritional help and thyroid function tests along with everything included in the Bronze plan.
The Gold Plan covers further organ function screening along with the above.
The Platinum Plan covers an all-inclusive dental screening along with detailed examination for the presence of viral infections. It covers everything the Gold Plan does.
The Fortis Aashlok Hospital is a well-known unit when it comes to standing out for patient-friendly healthcare wherein the social, mental and physical wellbeing of the patient are equally prioritised, giving the hospital an edge over the usual rudimentary guest relations maintained by hospitals in general. Moreover, the bystander- healthcare provider relations are prioritised in the best interests of the patients thereby making the patients and their families comfortable with the hospitals, doctors, nurses and other staff.
Situated around and in the Delhi NCR regions are the following centres of Fortis Hospitals:
Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh
Fortis Le Femme, Shalimar Bagh
Fortis Escorts, Okhla Road
Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon:
Fortis Rajan Dhall, Vasant Kunj
Fortis Hospital, Noida
Fortis Le Femme, Greater Kailash
Fortis Escorts, Faridabad
Fortis C-DOC Hospital, Chirag Enclave
International patients are treated with the same care and attention as domestic patients are when they undergo consultations and/or treatments at Fortis Aashlok. The visa and travel arrangements are made easy through the constant support of the international patient care staff who also assist the patients by providing airport pickup facilities, arranging accommodation for families, booking flights, constant net connectivity, booking hotel rooms, etc. Interpreters are available at the hospital for assistance at any time during the visit.
The Centres of Excellence at the Fortis Aashlok include Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology and Cosmetology, Urology, Gastroenterology, General Medicine, General Surgery and Psychiatry. These departments offer exceptional inpatient and outpatient services. Among the noted doctors here, Dr. Naveen Talwar has 27 years of experience in Orthopaedics, while Dr. Vinod Kaul has 35 years of experience in Laparoscopic Surgery. Dr. Pakhee Agarwal is a well-known gynaecologist with 18 years of experience and Dr. Atul Peters has 23 years of experience in General and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. A. P. Mishra hass 33 years of experience in Internal Medicine.
The key procedures usually carried out in this hospital include Bariatric Surgeries, Angioplasty, Cosmetic Surgeries, Infertility Treatments, Interventional Radiology Procedures, Chemotherapy, among others.
The Fortis Charitable Fund has touched the lives of thousands of patients, reaching out not only in terms of primary health care but also by providing them with preventive and emergency care knowledge through awareness campaigns, health camps, etc. SEWA, SAVERA, AANCHAL are the primary initiatives by Fortis to reach out to the community.
The major hospital facilities include 28 beds for patients, a fully equipped diagnostic laboratory, blood bank, ambulance, laundry service, and ample parking space. A cafeteria and prayer room are also available on the premises.