April 13, 2016
Delhi NCR, 13th April 2016- Asian Institute of Medical Sciences (Asian),a Private Equity funded chain of Hospitals & Clinics based in Delhi NCR, on Wednesday took over a 100-bedded Dwarkadas Jalan Memorial Hospital located in Dhanbad, Jhakhand to manage the hospital on a long term basis. MOU was signed in the presence of Honorable Chief Minister of Jharkhand Shri Raghuvar Das, by Directors from Asian Hospital Mr. Anupam Pandey, Dr. Prashant Pandey, CFO Piyush Nagori & trustees of Jalan Hospital Mr. B.P. Dalmia and Mr Rajiv Sharma.
The Hospital Operational Since year 2003, is a basic secondary care hospital. The Hospital in a phased manner would be expanded to 250 operational beds with an investment of 250cr to make it a High end Tertiary Care Hospital. The hospital would be rechristened as Asian Dwarkadas Jalan Superspeciality hospital. Speaking on the occasion Dr. N.K. Pandey (Recipient of Padmashree & Dr. B.C. Roy Award), Chairman & Managing Director, Asian Hospital Said For me it is like coming home since I have completed my Education from Dhanbad. This is our first hospital in eastern India. In short term we are going to establish the services in Neurosciences, Cardiology & Gastroenterology and apart from other specialities. We will also add technology to support 250 bedded Hospital for the people of Jharkhand. I would like to specially Thank CM of Jharkhand Shri Raghuvar Das for his support healthcare facility in the state of Jharkhand.
Speaking on the Occasion Mr. Rajeev Sharma, trustee Jalan Hospital said We are proud to be associated with Asian Group of Hospital. We believe that this would change the landscape of healthcare in Dhanbad as Asian would provide quality care facility to the people of Jharkhand. This is after the success of acquiring management of a new 140 bedded hospital in Sambhal Western UP.
Asian Institute of Medical Sciences is a Faridabad based group having capacity of more than 750 beds located in their hospitals in Faridabad (flagship hospital), Moradabad and Yamuna Vihar, New Delhi. The group also operates three clinics one each in Delhi, Faridabad and Palwal respectively. The group believes in having state of art technology backed by an experienced & dedicated team of medical professionals. The hospital has been treating patients from India and abroad and has become among the favorite destinations for international patients looking for quality care and world class facility.
Asian provides comprehensive Super Specialty Tertiary care facilities in 12 specialties. The hospital has established itself as one of North Indias most comprehensive Cancer Centre with state of the art diagnostics, onco-surgery, dedicated chemotherapy unit and one of the most well equipped radiation centers in the country.The hospital conforms to all international quality specifications & parameters & the best medicalpractices are adhered to religiously. The hospital has been accredited with NABH and NABL, awarded Super Specialty status by CGHS and has been recognized for DNB courses.
The group attracted an investment from a US based healthcare focused Private Equity player to augment its growth plans. It aspires to increase its number of beds by adding additional 1,500 beds by 2018 with focus on Northern India and Eastern India. The group has recently appointed a boutique merchant banker to raise funds to fuel its growth plans.