Pre-hospital Emergency Network
Hyderabad today has the nations first pre-hospital emergency network consisting of 12 fully-equipped ambulances manned by trained personnel. The Hospital-On-Wheels are well connected by a dedicated wireless system ensuring immediate access in an emergency.
Quality Emergency Rooms
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad has a network of world class emergency rooms located at Jubilee Hills, Hyderguda, Vikrampuri, Secunderabad, Mehdipatnam, Kukatpally and DRDO. These emergency rooms are manned by specially trained accident and emergency teams, which are in a state of preparedness, round-the-clock.
The department undertakes various academic programs, which are in collaboration with Royal College of General Practitioners, United Kingdom, which include.
- Fellowship of Emergency Medicine
- Fellowship in Family Medicine
- Diploma in Family Medicine
- Diploma in Family Medicine (On Line and Contact program)
- The department also conducts a 3-year program for emergency paramedics.
Air Ambulance Services
For people living in distant places, Quality Emergency care is still accessible, thanks to the Air Ambulance Services being offered by Department of Emergency Medicine.
Life Savers Training Programme
A medical emergency is defined as a situation that occurs without a warning and the involved individual is in a life and death situation. To make the best use of the Golden Hour we have identified a factor that could bring down response time considerably and that is Life Savers training program based on the first responders concept being followed in United States of America. The Life-Saver Club members will be trained in basic life support and First-aid and the club takes up various health and community related programs.