With an aim to provide affordable healthcare consultations for critical specialties like cardiology, neurology, gastroenterology, orthopaedics, paediatrics, the launch announcement witnessed presence of over 100 visitors from underprivileged sections of the community.
The exclusive OPD offers discounted services at Rs 50 for super specialty consultations with senior consultants. It will be hosted between 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., from Tuesday to Thursday.
Speaking about this initiative by the hospital, Dr S. Narayani, Zonal Director, Fortis Hospital, Mulund, said, “We believe it is our social responsibility as a caregiver to provide the community with access to basic healthcare. Through this initiative, hundreds of patients will be benefitted by this OPD clinic led by highly skilled physicians, nurses and other caregivers. We look forward to conduct many other comprehensive activities as a part of this initiative, such as screenings, health camps as well as wellness and prevention talks at the hospital premises.”
The clinic was inaugurated in presence of Dr Anvay Mulay, Director-Cardiac Surgery, Dr Hasmukh Ravat, senior Interventional Cardiologist and HOD-Cardiology, Dr Rahul Pandit, Director-Intensive Care, Dr Sanjay Shah, senior Physician, Dr Atul Limaye, Interventional Cardiologist and Dr Kaushal Malhan, senior Consultant Knee and Hip Surgery, along with medical and administrative staff.