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Apollo Gleneagles Cancer Hospital

Apollo Gleneagles Cancer Hospital

Apollo Gleneagles Cancer Hospital

3.0
(109 patient stories)

Salt Lake, Kolkata

Multi Speciality Hospital

15 Doctors

Wheelchair accessibility available
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Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Salt Lake, Kolkata


Brief History:

Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Salt Lake, Kolkata being multispeciality hospitals provide all the benefits of a large hospital in a friendlier and more accessible way by giving the patient expert and quality healthcare. The vision of this hospital is to “Touch a Billion Lives” and the mission is to bring healthcare which is of international standards and accessible to the individuals in need. This hospital is 700-bedded and a tertiary care multispeciality hospital. 


Center of Excellence: 

  • Oncology
  • Orthopedics
  • Neurology 
  • Neurosurgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Robotic surgery
  • Emergency care

Other Specialties:

  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Dermatology
  • ENT
  • General surgery
  • ICU
  • Internal medicine
  • Microbiology lab
  • Nephrology
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Physical medicine
  • Plastic surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology
  • Transfusion medicine
  • Urology
  • Vascular and non-vascular intervention

Admission Process:

  • To admit a patient, one should get an admission note from the doctor and need to give it to the admission counter.
  • If the patient is insured, then the patient will be sent to the insurance desk.
  • A Unique Identification Number [UID] will be generated which can be used to save all the medical records of the patient by the hospital for future reference.

Discharge Process:

  • The discharge process will be handled by the respective IP co-ordinators.
  • The unused medicines will be returned, and a discharge summary will be prepared by the concerned department.
  • If any discharge medicines or medical devices are prescribed, then the doctor will explain how to use them.
  • Finally, the bill will be handed over to either patient or caretaker.

Guideline for Visitors:

  • At the time of admission, passes for visitors will be issued and all the visitors are requested to wear these passes while on the premises of the hospital.
  • For the safety of the patients, the visitors are limited during visiting hours.
  • Visitors under 12 years old are restricted on patient floors to protect children from any infections.
  • Before & after visiting, sanitation of hands is mandatory.
  • Mobile phone use is prohibited in the areas where patient monitoring & medical equipment are in operation.

Patient & Attendant Responsibilities:

  • Provide complete and right information including full name, address, date of birth, name of the insurance company, past illness, and medical details.
  • Updating the doctors and nurses about the effectiveness of the treatment or operation.
  • Should bring only necessary items to the hospital, leaving valuables at home.
  • By hospital rules and safety regulations, noise levels must be as low as possible while talking or attending a phone call.
  • The attendant or patient handles keeping appointments and being on time. If not, call the doctor or hospital.

Patient & Attendant Rights:

  • Being a patient or caregiver, you have the right to be treated with respect, dignity, and compassion in a safe and clean environment.
  • Protection to your privacy and confidentiality in treatment options, and examinations.
  • A clear and detailed explanation by the doctor about the diagnosis, benefits, and risks of each treatment.
  • Protection from physical mistreatment and carelessness.
  • Either patient or attendant can request a copy of their medical records.

Facilities:

  • 24-hour accident & emergency service
  • International patient care
  • Intensive Care Unit [ICU]
  • 24x7 Pharmacy
  • Operation theatres
  • Diagnostic center
  • Ambulance service
  • Blood banks
  • ATM services
  • Car parking
  • Cafeteria
  • Security
  • Housekeeping

Location Selector in Kolkata:

  • Apollo Hospitals, Salt Lake, Kolkata

Visiting Hours:

  • OPD visiting hours:- 8 am - 10 pm
  • In-patient visiting hours:- 11 am - 12 pm and 5 pm - 7 pm

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