Covid Care Centre
Covid Care Centre
NIMS Medicity has commenced the operation of COVID Care Centre under NIMS AYUSH Project (The name “Ayush” is derived from the word Ayush mentioned in the Atharva veda and Rig veda meaning ‘life, duration of life or long life’.)
NIMS AYUSH is a 140 bedded facility which includes Intensive care units (ICU) with ventilator support, High dependency Units (HDU), and General wards with dedicated well trained Intensivist, Resident medical officers, Nursing Staff, Paramedical Staff and Supporting Staff,
NIMS Ayush is an independent separate block inside NIMS Medicity premise with separate entry and exits, which is 400 mtr away from general hospital block. Triaging of fever patients has been undertaken to prevent them from mixing with general patients.
After quarantining and the suspected patients are subjected to COVID 19 testing(True NAT RTPCR and Antigen test) at COVID Testing Centre, Which is the first private hospital laboratory to be authorized to perform COVID-19 testing in South Kerala by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and accredited by National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL).
If tested positive, the patient shall undergo treatment and management at the COVID CARE CENTRE in NIMS Medicity, which has been designated as an authorized COVID-19 Treatment Centre by Government of Kerala for treating and managing COVID-19 patients.
COVID Testing Centre of NIMS Medicity has also been empanelled by Pure Health Medical Supplies L.L.C. Dubai as the authorized centre for COVID 19 testing for individuals intending to travel to United Arab Emirates (UAE). (Pure Health Medical Supplies L.L.C. Dubai has been the sole organization worldwide to be authorized by Government of UAE for screening the individuals who intend to travel to UAE).