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Apollo Hospital

Apollo Hospital

4.0
(65 patient stories)

Madurai East, Madurai

Multi-Speciality Hospital

300 Beds

58 Doctors

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Apollo Hospitals, Madurai, Tamil Nadu


Brief History:

Apollo Hospital in Tamil Nadu state is located at Madurai and Karur. The Apollo Hospital which is located at Madurai has cutting edge modern technology and instruments that allow the doctors to treat the patient with ease and comfortability of the patient. They also have a team of dedicated doctors, surgeons, and paramedical professionals who stand as pillars for the Apollo group of hospitals. With friendly and caring nurses, Apollo hospitals take full care and well being of the patients during the hospital stay. The vision of Apollo is ‘To Touch a Billion Lives’ and the mission is to bring the healthcare of international standards within the reach of every individual. They follow the international standards of protocols to provide the best and highest quality of medical and healthcare to their patients.


Center of Excellence:

  • Gastroenterology
  • Heart transplant
  • Robotic surgery
  • Oncology

  • Orthopedics
  • Emergency care
    Neurology 
  • Neurosurgery

Other Specialties:

  • Nephrology
  • Dermatology
  • Transfusion medicine
  • Ophthalmology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Plastic surgery
  • ENT
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Pulmonology
  • Pediatrics
  • Urology
  • Pathology
  • Psychiatry
  • Microbiology lab
  • Internal medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Physical medicine
  • Radiology
  • ICU
  • General surgery
  • 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 Tamil Nadu:

  • Apollo Hospitals, Madurai - Tamil Nadu
  • Apollo Hospitals, Karur - Tamil Nadu

Visiting Hours:

  • OPD visiting hours: 8 am - 10 pm
  • In-patient visiting hours: 11 am - 12 pm and 5 pm - 7 pm
  • Emergency services: 24 hours