Achievements and endowments of AMRI Hospitals in 2018

AMRI Hospitals, one of the fastest growing chains of private hospitals in Eastern India, is a name to reckon with when talking about endowments and accomplishments in India’s medical sector. Retaining its position among ‘Best Private Hospital’ in Kolkata, AMRI took it up by a notch by clinching the second rank as the ‘Best Hospital’ in Eastern region, besides also ranking 2nd in the ‘Best … Continue reading Achievements and endowments of AMRI Hospitals in 2018

World Disability Day: Community will remain on margins of society until rights are ensured, discrimination isn’t stopped

As someone who has worked in the area of mainstreaming disability in policies and programmes for a decade now, people often approach me asking for information, advice, and mostly just to be heard. A young blind student at a leading college in Delhi recently shared how a corporate known for its “diversity and inclusion” work told her that they only hire deaf persons and persons … Continue reading World Disability Day: Community will remain on margins of society until rights are ensured, discrimination isn’t stopped

Disabilities: Definition, Types and Models of Disability

What is a Disability? A disability is defined as a condition or function judged to be significantly impaired relative to the usual standard of an individual or group. The term is used to refer to individual functioning, including physical impairment, sensory impairment, cognitive impairment, intellectual impairment mental illness, and various types of Chronic Disease.Disability is conceptualized as being a multidimensional experience for the person involved. … Continue reading Disabilities: Definition, Types and Models of Disability

AMRI Hospital organizes social media campaigns on World AIDS Day

KOLKATA: HIV infection and AIDS happen to be one of the major public health challenges. With an increasing number of patients every year, AMRI Hospitals based in Dhakuria, Mukundapur, Saltlake, Southern Avenue and Bhubaneswar organized a number of social media campaigns to spread awareness about the disease. The campaigns were aimed at educating people about the importance of early screening, diagnosis and treatment. They were … Continue reading AMRI Hospital organizes social media campaigns on World AIDS Day

Bronchiolitis: Types, causes and symptoms

An inflammatory respiratory condition – bronchiolitis – is caused due to infection in the small breathing passages inside the lungs, called bronchioles. When infected, these passages tend to swell or become clogged, and block the flow of oxygen, explain experts at AMRI Hospital, one of the best hospitals in Kolkata. Although, this medical condition is quite common in children, it can also be found in some … Continue reading Bronchiolitis: Types, causes and symptoms

Challenges and opportunities for India’s healthcare sector

India has witnessed a major rise in communicable and non-communicable diseases in the last decade. The figures are likely to increase, and there is no devised plan to curb the problem. The challenges are mounting for the healthcare industry. At this point, there is a need to look at all the possible opportunities to improve the same. Indians are meeting 62 per cent of their … Continue reading Challenges and opportunities for India’s healthcare sector

Clair Clinic, Singapore Ties up with India in Alliance with AMRI Hospitals

On 19th November 2018 celebrated Tollywood actress Tanushree Chakraborty took the initiative to light the traditional lamp and inaugurate Clair Clinic in Kolkata with Dr. Moon Chattaraj, Mr. Rupak Barua, Dr. Kevin, Dr. William Chong, and Mr. A.K. Malawat. Clair is a Singapore-based aesthetic clinic introduced to India in collaboration with AMRI Hospitals. Most of us today are worried about our age and looks. Clair has … Continue reading Clair Clinic, Singapore Ties up with India in Alliance with AMRI Hospitals