Sri Sathya Sai Sanjeevani, Naya Raipur
A completely Free of Cost Center for Child Heart Care
SRI SATHYA SAI SANJEEVANI HOSPITAL
Sector 2, Naya Raipur,
Contact: +91 – 771 – 2970325 / +91 – 94242 – 07140
The first of the “Sri Sathya Sai Sanjeevani Hospitals” has been established and operational in Naya Raipur, Chhattisgarh since 22nd November 2012. It was completed from concept to commencement of cardiac services in under nine months and is today an acknowledged Institution of Service.
The Hospital is a Public Service Institution, set up as an expression of gratitude to our Divine Guide, to Revered Sri Sathya Sai Baba, who tirelessly worked to alleviate the suffering of millions, the world over and brought them joy and peace.
Set up with the tenet “LOVE ALL – SERVE ALL” as its guiding principle, the hospital provides TOTALLY FREE OF COST high quality CHILD HEART CARE to all in need, irrespective of color, caste, religion, status or nation
Child Heart Care
Sri Sathya Sai Sanjeevani commenced, by establishing a State of the art Cardiac Hospital wherein over 225 open heart surgeries, mostly adult valve replacements and CABGs (Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting) were performed and 2,482 Outpatients were seen till January 2014, totally free of Cost.
Recognizing the National burden of Congenital heart disease (CHD) and the large number of children being brought to the Hospital both from Chhattisgarh and neighboring states, the Center for Child Heart Care was established in February 2014 as a dedicated Center for pediatric cardiac care.
The Child Heart Care unit in Sai Sanjeevani entails and offers non-invasive diagnostic cardiology services and surgical treatment of congenital heart diseases.It handles the entire repertoire of pediatric cardiac surgical procedures from closure of simple defects to management of very complex lesions. Staged procedures addressing single ventricle physiology lesions (Staged Fontan), ASO, ALCAPA repairs, Ebstein’s repairs etc. are procedures that are being done here often.
As an important step towards prevention and reducing the burden of CHDs, Sai Sanjeevani also provides Foetal ECHO Cardiography Services to diagnose CHDs in utero and plan the way ahead considering the welfare of the unborn.
258 outpatient registrations were recorded in January, 2015 - 154revisit pediatric cases
Out of a total of 313 ECHOs performed last month, 104 were new pediatric cases to as shown in the table below. Also 55 post-operative inpatient screenings and, 154revisit and medical follow up ECHOs were performed.
Knowledge is wealth. The Institution engages in effective sharing of knowledge inter departmentally and with staff from other Institutions. This healthy exchange enriches the Eco system and engrains a work culture of service with greater skill and compassion.
The Program was formally inaugurated in the presence of several leading cardiac specialists from various Hospitals, by Dr PK Nema, Professor & Head of the Department of Anesthesiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Raipur.
Collaborations with Nursing Institutions
The Hospital has collaborated with a number of nursing Institutions. The Hospital conducts numerous classroom training programs and provides practical working exposure to develop skills and invaluable experience for addressing this alarming national issue of child heart care and to increase the impact of this divine mission.
Participating Institutions include:
– CG School of Nursing, Durg
– CM Nursing Institute, Bhilai
– RITEE Nursing College, Raipur
The hospital maintains high standards of medical and surgical treatment, led by a dedicated pediatric cardiac team of Cardiologists, Surgeons, Anesthetists, and Intensivists, assisted by highly competent and compassionate nursing and technical support staff.