RIL sets up first COVID-19 dedicated hospital in Mumbai

Date: 2020-03-25 15:34:13

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) established India's first COVID-19 dedicated hospital in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The 100-bedded Covid-19 centre is located at Seven Hills Hospital, Mumbai.

COVID-19 dedicated Hospital:
♦ The hospital was established by Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in collaboration with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).
♦ This first-of-its-kind-in-Indiacentre is fully funded by Reliance Foundation.
♦ The hospital includes a negative pressure room that helps to prevent cross-contamination and helps control infection.
♦ All beds are equipped with the infrastructure including biomedical equipment such as pacemakers, ventilators, dialysis machines, and patient monitoring devices.
♦ RIL Hospital has offered to set up special medical facilities to quarantine travellers from notified countries.
♦ RIL has announced initial support of Rs.5 crores to Maharashtra CM's Relief Fund to combat COVID-19.