To overcome problems of access, availability, affordability, and accountability in Healthcare Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis inaugurated Shushrusha’s Suman Ramesh Tulsiani Hospital (SSRTH) a 140-bedded super specialty hospital at Kannamwar Nagar-1, Vikhroli. Ram Naik, Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Prakash Mehta, State Cabinet Minister for Housing Department, and Subash Deshmukh, Minister of co-operation were also present. Shushrusha’s Suman Ramesh Tulsiani Hospital (SSRTH), situated along with the eastern express highway at Vikhroli, is six story facilities. Hospital has carpet area about one lac sq. Ft Hospital has 140 bed capacity, which is classified into EMS, Day care, General ward, maternity ward with labor room and separate operation theatre, Twin sharing, Single occupancy, ICUs and NICU beds. Facility has well equipped Operation theatre complex of 3 modular OTs, Modular procedure room attached to EMS and OPD, CSSD, 24 bedded ICU, 6 bedded NICU, and 8 bedded PICU.
Speaking at the inauguration function founder Dr Nand Kishore S Laud, Chairman and Consultant Orth. Surgeon, Shushrusha Citizen's Co-operative Hospital, Ltd said “We would harness the latest technology with a dedicated team of doctors to offer the best care to patients. Offers cutting edge technology in a transparent and ethical manner is a key priority. All services will be given as a cost effective manner for patient benefit. This institution is run by the people for the people."
How the co-op setup work
People contribute equity to become shareholders, and in return, shareholders and their families get concessions on consultation, and procedures. Healthcare is offered to other patients at affordable rates. The Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis appreciated the efforts of Shushrusha board and complimented them for their good work. He made a specific mention that the chief minster laid the foundation stone and inaugurated the hospital. He supported the concept of Co-operative Hospital and mentioned that the government could do whatever it can to help such kind of initiative. Governor of Uttar Pradesh Ram Naik, expressed his long association with hospital and said it is one the best hospital not only in India but all over world. – The India Saga