Healthcare in Ahmedabad
To provide health care in Ahmadabad, the State government has made facilities for health care by making many hospitals and medical colleges both private and government. They are frequently visited by expert practitioners and doctors. To facilitate good health for both Ahmedabadis and foreigners, these hospitals do their best and because of this, the city is soon emerging to be a strong player in the industry of Medical Tourism. You have many NRIs and foreigners visiting these hospitals owing to their good quality health care and cost effective facilities. Additionally most of the hospitals in and around Ahmedabad provide best treatment for Covid affected patients. They are among top rated Covid hospitals in Ahmedabad.
Hospitals in AhmedabadAhmedabad Civil Hospital holds the position of being the largest Asian hospital spread over a vicinity of 110 acres with the capacity of housing 4800 patients besides some more beds available in the other hospitals that are located in the same campus. Surgeries can be performed here besides autonomous hospitals which provide treatment for Cancer, Heart, Eye, Kidney, TB, Paraplegia and Dental. The Gujarat Government is pursuing their dream of converting this hospital into the world’s largest one by proposing to seek the aid of the World Bank for a nine storey building with a capacity of 4800 beds.
- VS Hospital was founded in the year 1931 and was the culmination of the dreams of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. It plans to expand its capacity to 2000 beds from 1115 by building two new towers.
Health and Family Welfare in Ahmedabad
To get the contact details of the State Institute of Health and Family Welfare in Ahmadabad you can look up their local dictionary. However it is easily accessible on the net.
State Institute of Health and Family Welfare
Near Civil Hospital, Sola
SG Highway Road
Telephone No- 079- 2766/2811
This institute has been recognized as one of the nodal and collaborating training institutes to implement the RCH Training Program. It also provides support to female health supervisor training schools (2) , regional public health training institute (1) , divisional training centers (4) , district training schemes (17), female health worker training schemes (12) , and HFWTC (1).
Besides this, it works as a link between the state and NIHFW, New Delhi.
There are challenges faced by SIHFWR which can be overcome because of support from the State Government-
- Dependence on State or Central Funding
- Power of Centralized Control
- Support from the policy makers and the supportive staff for synergy and development
- Strive to be self sufficient in knowledge as a resource center and funding
The State Government of Ahmedabad is committed to improving the health of families of the people residing there and they leave no stones unturned to achieve their goals.
Ahmedabad today has a good number of hospitals, nursing homes, health centers, ambulance services, blood banks that are well-equipped and have skilled and capable staff.