ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka is the only JCI Accredited 450-bed multi-disciplinary super-specialty tertiary care hospital in Bangladesh, confidently providing comprehensive health care with the latest medical, surgical and diagnostic facilities. These services are provided by expert medical professionals, skilled nurses and technologists using state-of-the-art technology. The hospital started its operation on April 16, 2005 with a mission to provide high quality international standard healthcare which will meet the needs and exceed the expectations of the people of Bangladesh. It is an eleven-storied building built on four acres of land with 435,000 square feet floor space, which was constructed with assistance of renowned architecture company Smith Group, USA. The hospital is a joint project of Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited and STS Holdings Limited (STS Group).
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka has all the characteristics of a world-class hospital with wide range of services and specialists, equipments and technology, ambience and service quality. The hospital is a showcase of synergy of medical technology and advances in IT through paperless medical records. The skilled nurses, technologists and administrators of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, aided by state-of-the-art equipments, provide a congenial infrastructure for the medical professionals in providing healthcare of international standards.
Since its inception to date, approximately 354,720 patients have registered with Apollo Hospitals Dhaka and over 1,157,039 patients have availed out-patient consultation across over 29 disciplines. The hospital is the first and only in Bangladesh to get accredited by Joint Commission International (JCI), which reassures its continued commitment to the highest quality international standard of healthcare in the region. We are not only about cutting-edge technology and performance-driven skill of our doctors and nurses, but we are also about hope, as symbolized by the flames of hope in the torch on our logo.
WHAT WE HAVE
Dedicated to providing multidisciplinary medical care and backed by state-of-the-art facilities, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka offers team-based quality patient care that is widely acknowledged to be amongst the best in Bangladesh. At Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, patients have ready access to more than 29 specialized departments and services, which are established as national referral centres. We have five Centres of Excellence and five Strategic Business Units. Modern lithotripsy service, i.e. the treatment of kidney and ureter stones without surgery, is provided by the hospital using extracorporeal shock wave. The hospital also offers a complete Dialysis Unit for the treatment of patients with kidney disorders. The hospital has 1.5 Tesla MRI, 64 Slice CT Scan, Color Doppler, Ultrasound, and Gamma Camera, which have created the most modern Radiology and Nuclear Medicine service in the country, with equipment that is faster and capable of conducting a wide range of examinations with a higher degree of detail. This is in addition to EEG, EMG, neurophysiology, ECG, stress test, pulmonary function test, etc. Our international standard Lab Medicine conducts External Quality Control Program with Bio-Rad, USA and offers a variety of modern tests and diagnostic tools, some of which are not available anywhere else in Bangladesh, with regular additions.
CENTRES OF EXCELLENCE
STRATEGIC BUSINESS UNITS
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka also boasts a comprehensive range of Allied Health services, including Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Vaccination, Pharmacy, Dietetics & Nutrition, Hospitality, Counselling, and Nursing.
IN-PATIENT, CRITICAL CARE & DAY CARE
The hospital serves its patients with a variety of in-patient bed/room choices (see Bed List & Charges), including standard, semi-private, single private, deluxe, super deluxe, and suite, providing a range of in-patient facilities. Apollo Hospitals Dhaka provides total Critical Care support with ten critical care units and over 100 beds; we have High Dependency Unit (HDU), Surgical ICU, Neuro ICU (NICU), Cardiothoracic ICU (CT ICU), Coronary Care Unit (CCU), Post CCU, Intensive CCU (ICCU), Kidney Transplant Unit (KTU), Neonatal ICU, and Medical ICU (MICU). We also have a number Day Care Unit under different Departments, a unique wing of the hospital to help patients with specific need-based treatment in an out-patient basis.
EXCELLENCE IN SURGERIES
Our highly certified, skilled, experienced, and dedicated Consultants at Apollo Hospitals Dhaka are performing some very complicated surgeries and procedures. To name a few: renal transplant, CRRT, cochlear implant, total hip and knee replacement, beating heart surgery, repair of congenital cardiac defects in adults and children, radial angiogram, RTPA, endoscopic neurosurgeries, laser surgeries in dermatology and ENT. A total of 35,306 surgeries have been successfully completed in Apollo Hospitals Dhaka by our renowned and highly skilled surgeons since our beginning. The hospital has nine state-of-the-art operating rooms with the best infection control system in the country.
PIONEER IN EMERGENCY HANDLING
Apollo Hospitals Dhaka is the pioneer in Bangladesh in establishing a functional well-equipped Accident & Emergency Centre, which deals with all kinds of emergencies under one roof 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Centre is managed by UK-qualified Consultant, experienced in Emergency Medicine. The Centre has eight dedicated emergency beds, as well as four triage beds. In case of any emergency, one call is enough to avail our ambulance pick-up round-the-clock. Our fleet of ambulance is well-equipped and manned by trained emergency technicians and paramedics. We have Toyota and Mercedes-Benz ICU ambulances with life support equipments including ventilators. Moreover, being near the international and domestic airports, we can commute with emergency patients to-and-fro very fast from the airport to the hospital premises at times of need. Apollo Hospitals Dhaka is also the official partner of Civil Aviation Authority of the Government of Bangladesh in Disaster Management Protocol; hence, we participate in regular Fire Drill Workshops.
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Apollo Hospitals Dhaka continues to expand its services in primary and secondary care, plus selective tertiary services. We are going to have our second facility in Chittagong very soon at Plot-H1 of CDA Anannya Residential Area with a total land area of 86.7136 Katha. STS Holdings Limited, the sponsor company of the hospital, has already completed formal registration and acquisition of the land from CDA. With an excellent ultramodern and panoramic view, internationally acclaimed architectural consultants will design the 300-bed Apollo Hospitals Chittagong having multi disciplinary super specialty facility poised to deliver advanced care of international standard to the people of Chittagong and adjacent areas. STS has an aggressive plan to start operation of Apollo Hospitals Chittagong within the next 1.5 years to meet the demand of people of that locality to have an integrated health care service delivery institution.