Fortis Hospital, to provide Health home care service in association with HealthCare at HOME
Bangalore, June 12, 2017: Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road, leading hospital providing multispecialty care in the country, has tied up with HealthCare atHOME (HCAH), India’s leading provider of integrated home healthcare service provider. The tie up is to provide high quality medical treatment to people in need within the comfort of their home. The hospital will extend this service to the patients who need post-operative and rehabilitation care.
Dr Manish Mattoo, Zonal Director, Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore said, “This is a good start for us towards extending home based medical services to our patients and we are delighted to be partnering withone of the leading Homecare services HealthCare atHOME. Through this new partnership our patients will have better access to postoperative and rehabilitation care, reduce readmission risks and associated costs.”
Commenting on this association, Mr. Vivek Srivastava, Co-Founder and CEO, HealthCare atHOME said, “We are excited and gratified to be associated with Fortis Hospital, Bengaluru. Home recovery is known to be the best choice for physical and mental well-being of patients, and speeds up the recovery time. As a quality, home-based medical services provider with strong ethical and social values, HealthCare atHOME is adopting this collaboration as a medium to extend personalised service and care to patients in the confines of their respective homes.”
Dr. Vasundhara Atre, Medical Director, Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road stated, “This collaboration is a great step in the direction of connecting healthcare to home and we wholeheartedly welcome HealthCare atHOME on board. This partnership will provide quality health care services from providers working together to ensure patients move seamlessly through their recuperation and recovery process”
Dr. Gaurav Thukral, Sr. Vice President & Business Unit Director, HealthCare atHOME stated, “As advancements in modern technology grow, many medical services can now be done at home that were previously available only at the hospital. Many studies have shown that the effectiveness of treatment given at home is the most satisfying form of health care. Not only this, but HealthCare atHOME is a win-win solution for patients as well as the hospitals. It is a cost-effective alternative to extended hospital stays or institutional care, allows a patient to recover in the comfort and security of his/her own home, patients receive individualized care designed to meet their specific needs and gets one-on-one attention.”
HCAH is an integrated platform offering a bouquet of healthcare delivery services and services to pharmaceutical companies. In healthcare delivery services, the company offers highly skilled services such as ICU care at home, cancer care at home, post-surgical care at home, and specialized nursing care at home to its patients, as well as basic services such as physiotherapy, medicine delivery at home and diagnostic services. HCAH also provides a one stop solution to pharma companies in their patient support programs which includes patient awareness, drug distribution & administration and data analytics. These services help pharma companies to improve compliance on their drugs, engage doctors and patients, reduce costs and increase the reach of their drugs.