For first time in India, Dr. Rela Institute launches ‘Geriatric Emergency’

  • Standardized set of guidelines of treatment that can very much improve the care of geriatric population
  • The Geriatric team at Dr. Rela Institute offers multidisciplinary tailor-made approach, focused on the varying needs of patients
  • Immediate response, effective delivery and best care at less cost

Dr Rela Institute & Medical Centre (RIMC), a Multi-Speciality Quaternary Care Hospital at Chromepet in Chennai, was established with a vision to provide outstanding clinical care with integrated and highly qualified medical professionals, who are equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure.

A pioneer in providing comprehensive, multidisciplinary and specialized services for all major specialties in the country, it is known as one of the most scientifically advanced hospitals in India with a multidisciplinary team of Surgeons, Intensive care, specialized in adult and paediatrics care under the able leadership of Prof. Mohamed Rela, Chairman & Managing Director at RIMC.

Adding yet another crown to its glory, which has been achieved in a short span of time, Dr Rela Institute & Medical Centre (RIMC), today launched Rela Institute Geriatric ER, which is the first Dedicated Geriatric Emergency Care in India.

Dr.IlanKumaran, Chairman- Medical Advisory Board, stressed that the Golden hour is the vital criteria for saving any life during an emergency and we at Rela Institute are dedicated and focused in giving the best possible clinical attention to save lives.

Rela Institute’s Department of Emergency’s first of its kind ‘Geriatric Emergency Suite’ was launched by Dr.Sally Mc Carthy, President -Australian College Of Emergency Medicine & Dr.James Ducharme, President – Canada Association of Emergency Physicians & International Federation for Emergency Medicine.

Dr. Sai Surendar, Senior Consultant & Clinical Lead in the Department of Emergency Medicine, Dr Rela Institute & Medical Centre, said, “This is an initiative for the elderly people who need special care at times of emergency like heart attack, injury due to accident & other common ailments which will be taken care of at the Exclusive Emergency Suite. We also have a dedicated team available 24/7. There is a dedicated Emergency helpline round the clock- 044 6666 7788.”

“With elders in need of more medical care and attention, the latest initiative by Dr Rela Institute will no doubt go a long way in serving them and helping them lead a healthy life,” he added.

 About Dr Rela Institute & Medical Centre:

Dr. Rela Institute & Medical Centre (RIMC), an International Medical facility, is a Quaternary care hospital dedicated to fostering and responding to the needs of a diverse patient population. The hospital provides high quality health care with state-of the art infrastructure facilities and experienced, caring medical professionals.

RIMC is designed to provide multi-speciality care with special focus on multi-organ transplantation and critically ill patients. In addition to quaternary care in all specialties, the hospital is committed to providing day-to- day primary and secondary care to patients.

RIMC is a multi-super specialty hospital in a sprawling landscape of 36 acres located in Chromepet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

  • The facility, with 450 beds inclusive of 130 critical-care beds, 14 operating rooms and sophisticated reference laboratories and radiology services, is conveniently located close to road, rail and air transport.
  • RIMC is led and managed by world-renowned doctors who are committed to healthcare.
  • RIMC offers a wide spectrum of clinical care, education and research.
  • RIMC is driven by patient needs, comfort and trust.


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