Launch of Advance Heart Care Centre, Cygnus Hospital Panipat (Dainik Bhaskar 22nd Dec 2014)
Cygnus Hospitals, Panipat, today launched the city’s first dedicated ‘Advanced Heart Care’ centre or the Catheterization Lab, (in addition to the existing Cath lab) to provide emergency treatment to heart-attack patients. Shrimati. Rohita Rewri, MLA, Panipat City and Sh. Surender Rewri, President, Panipat Yarn Dealer Association inaugurated the centre.
It is the first advanced heart care centre in the city dedicated to emergency treatment for heart attacks. Cygnus Hospitals Panipat witnesses an increasing number of heart attacks every day, with an average of increase of around 23%. The newly inaugurated lab is equipped with modern diagnostic and angiography-angioplasty facilities. This will not only reduce the waiting period but also be able to cater to an ever increasing number of patients thronging the specialty heart-care unit, every day.
The ‘Advanced Heart Care Centre’ at Cygnus Hospitals Panipat marks an important chapter in the long and eventful history of specialty heart care hospital in Panipat. “After visiting the Cath lab I can say that this world class, hi-tech facility will serve as beacon of light for those in need of treatment in the wake of a heart attack. People of Panipat and around will be greatly benefitted with this dedicated Cath lab,” said Shrimati. Rohita Rewri, MLA, Panipat City.
1st 60 minutes in a Heart Attack is “Golden Hour” Key to survival is Emergency Angioplasty Dedicated Cath lab for emergency treatment during heart attacks can save many lives in the city.
The opening of the new, dedicated ‘Advanced Heart Care Center’ at Cygnus Panipat is aimed at further strengthening the Cygnus’ ‘Equipped 4 Emergency’ awareness initiative, launched a few months ago. “The Cygnus Hospitals advanced heart care center at GT Road is an important milestone in the evolution of the hospital as a single-window destination for immediate treatment for heart attacks. The first 60 minutes, also called the ‘golden hour’- is a very critical phase in the life of a person who has just suffered a heart attack. The Cath lab seeks to fulfill an important life-saving mission for such critical patients. Emergency angioplasty has come to be recognized as the golden rule for the treatment of any heart-attack patients. Treatment in the “golden hour” is a guarantee for a total restoration of the damaged heart,” said Dr. Amit Taneja, Sr. Interventional Consultants at Cygnus Hospitals, Panipat.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Deepak Chopra, Sr. Interventional Consultant at Cygnus Hospital Panipat, said: “It is the best facility in the center in and around GT Road region. Emergency patients will not be delayed and will be ensured of the best emergency care which is crucial to saving more lives. I will be available 24X7X365 days in the service of mankind for the people in Panipat and around. I assure you all that state of the art heart care center will provide the best services and will match the best in the world”. Dr. Deepak Bhardwaj, Medical Director, Cygnus Hospital, Panipat said, “There are only two medical emergencies which don’t give time – head injury and heart attack. Cygnus proudly gives residents of Panipat and around the confidence that they are in safe hands for both the emergencies in hour of need. Quality has always been our forte”.
Free Blood Donation and Health Mela for Dwarka residents at Cygnus Hospital, Dwarka
The event was graced by Sh. Satish Upadhyay, honorable President of Bhartiya Janata Party of Delhi State, followed by distinguished guests.
To address the healthcare concerns related to cardiology, radiology and physiotherapy, Bensups Hospitals today organized a free blood donation camp and Cygnus health mela and pledged to sensitize the key stakeholders on the issue of better care for better life. Bensups Hospitals, therefore, laid the foundation of this camp with the belief that heath is best understood as the indispensable measure for defining a person’s sense of well-being. It covers not merely medical care but also all aspects of preventive care too.
Highlighting the importance of such initiatives, Sh. Satish Upadhyay, President, Bhartiya Janata Party of Delhi Pradesh said that “Lets pledge together towards the commitment that neither will I do and nor will allow someone to dirty my country and in this regard I need your support in uplifting the vision of – Swatch Bharat Swasth Bharat. Cygnus Group has done a commendable job by implementing free blood donation camp and health mela initiative at Bensups Hospital. With this we hope that Cygnus Group will continue launching and implementing such camps for the wellbeing of the society at large; thereby contributing to the Modi Ji’s dream of Swatch and Swasth Bharat!”
The camp witnessed participation from large number of residents around Dwarka region and more than 500 patients benefitted from the free consultation by super specialists at the venue.
Dr. Anil Sethi, Director, Bensups Hospitals said that “As a responsible citizen of India, it is our duty to contribute in the development process of our country. From January 2015, we at Bensups, have planned to launch a mega series of counselling event which will consist of counselling of mental health, relationship, career, stress, depression etc. We hope that with this initiative we will be able to provide awareness and benefit a large number of people.”
Dr. Sudhir Gupta, CEO, Bensups Hospital said that “Our initiative will benefit the society at large and we are glad that our camp and health mela will also contribute to the prime minister’s vision of swatch and swasth bharat”
Dr. Mousumi Sarmah, Unit Head, Bensups Hospital said that “By organising the Health Camp, we want the people of Dwarka to avail comprehensive healthcare facilities under one roof, under the treatment of our qualified and experienced doctors. Our aim is to promote “He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything”
Walk for Heart by Cygnus Maharaja Agarsain Hospital, Panipat (Dainik Jagran 26 Sep 2014)
Cygnus Medicare will organize a WALKATHON and free Health Check-up for participants on the occasion of World Heart Day in Panipat
To celebrate the occasion of World Heart Day, Cygnus Medicare will organize a WALKATHON from Skylark Restaurant to Cygnus Maharaja Aggarsain Hospital in Panipat on Sunday, September 28, 2014. In addition, Cygnus Medicare will also provide free health check-up for the participants on the day. The WALKATHON will start at 7:30 am and the participants would be able to avail the free health check-up facility from 8:30 am to 2 pm in the hospital on the day. The free Health check-up includes ECG, Sugar test, Lipid profile, 2 DECHO, PFT, TMT, consultation with cardiologists etc.
The initiative aims to accelerate Cygnus Medicare’s sustained efforts to create awareness on heart related diseases in the region. On the day, Cygnus will inform and educate people on how to maintain good diet, physical activity and healthy lifestyle to prevent oneself from any possible heart related ailments. Moreover, Cygnus will also provide free consultation to participants on how one can take care of heart patients at home and manage emergency situations. World Heart Day is celebrated on September 29 every year across the globe with the aim to create awareness on premature deaths happening from strokes or other heart related diseases and how it could be avoided if the main risk factors, tobacco, unhealthy diet and physical inactivity, are managed properly.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Shuchin Bajaj, Director, Cygnus Medicare said, “It has always been our constant endeavor to provide world class facilities for the people in Haryana. We are deeply concerned about the number of deaths happening in the region due to the travel time that it takes to reach either Delhi or Chandigarh during emergency situations. Hence, we believe that the need of the hour is to create awareness and bring the best possible world-class medical facilities here in Panipat. Towards this purpose, we have brought the latest flat panel Cath Lab which is not available on any center on GT road and also entailed the services of the most senior cardiologists of St. Stephen’s Hospital, Delhi, namely Dr. Amit Taneja and Dr. Deepak Chopra. I have great pleasure in informing the people of Panipat that both these cardiologists will be available 24×7 in the hospital premises today onwards. Both the Cardiologists are experts in all difficult procedures like angiography, angioplasty, balloon valvuloplasty, pacemaker implantation, correction of congenital heart defects etc. We hope that people from all sections of the society will come forward with great enthusiasm and join us in spreading awareness as much as possible on the occasion of celebrating the World Heart Day.”
Cygnus Medicare is one of the leading super-specialty service providers in Haryana. It has well-trained and experienced team of Doctors and Paramedics, armed with world class technology and modern facilities in Panipat, Sonipat, Kurukshetra, Karnal and Bahadurgarh. The Hospitals offer multidisciplinary and comprehensive patient care with personalized touch to the patients from all corners of India. The group is poised to open 10 additional hospitals in the region in next two years.