20 December 2023
Fortis Healthcare has launched a new, state-of-the-art hospital in Ludhiana, aligning with its aim to be India’s most trusted healthcare provider. The inauguration was graced by eminent government dignitaries: Dr. Balbir Singh, Punjab’s Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Punjab and Anmol Gagan Mann, Cabinet Minister, Government of Punjab, along with senior management officials from Fortis Healthcare including Dr. Ashutosh Raghuvanshi, MD & CEO; Mr Anil Vinayak, Group COO; Mr. Vivek Kumar Goyal, CFO; Dr. Bishnu Panigrahi, Group Head Medical Strategy and Operations, Mr. Ashish Bhatia, Business Head and Dr. Vishavdeep Goyal, SBU Head, Fortis Ludhiana amongst others.
The newly inaugurated Fortis multi-specialty hospital in Ludhiana boasts 70 beds and a variety of specialty clinics like Breast, Diabetes, Spine, Pain, Sports Injury, and Child clinics. The hospital is equipped with 4 Laminar Flow Operation Theatres, Advanced Diagnostics, and 24/7 triage. In addition to its medical expertise, the hospital offers advanced services such as the Comprehensive Cardiac Sciences Department with Heart Failure, TAVI & MICS programs, the Best Critical Care Department with ECMO Program, Minimally Invasive, Reconstructive, and Comprehensive Cancer Services, Robotic Joint Replacement, Arthroscopy & Sports Injury Centre, Comprehensive Neurosciences program with a dedicated Stroke Program and Neuro Muscular Clinic, Comprehensive MCH Department with Advanced Neonatal ICU Services, Comprehensive Gastro Sciences Department with Two Dedicated Endoscopy Suites, Renal Sciences, 24×7 Radiology, Laboratory, & Diagnostics.
Dr. Balbir Singh, Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Punjab, said, “Fortis Healthcare’s expansion in Ludhiana is a commendable step towards elevating the healthcare landscape of Punjab. The new state-of-the-art facility aligns with our government’s vision for accessible, high-quality medical services. It reflects Fortis’s commitment not just to Ludhiana but to the entire state, enhancing healthcare provisions and contributing to the well-being of our citizens. This initiative is a significant contribution to Punjab’s health sector and sets a benchmark for medical excellence.”
Anmol Gagan Mann, Cabinet Minister, Government of Punjab, said, “The inauguration of Fortis Healthcare’s new facility in Ludhiana is a significant achievement for healthcare in Punjab. It exemplifies the kind of high-quality, comprehensive healthcare services we envision for our state. This facility, with its advanced medical infrastructure and specialized services, is a testament to Fortis’s dedication to health and wellness. It’s a step forward in making world-class healthcare accessible to the people of Ludhiana and Punjab, aligning with our government’s commitment to improving the health and well-being of our citizens.”
Dr. Ashutosh Raghuvanshi, Managing Director and CEO, of Fortis Healthcare, said, “The opening of our Ludhiana facility marks a significant milestone for Fortis Healthcare in our mission to enhance healthcare in the city. With our state-of-the-art hospital now offering 70 beds and an array of specialty clinics, we are reinforcing our pledge to deliver world-class medical services. This marks our second facility in Ludhiana and fourth facility in Punjab, joining our network in Mohali, Amritsar, and Ludhiana. As part of our strategic expansion, we are planning to add 500 more beds across Punjab in the next three years. We are grateful to the State Government and all stakeholders for their steadfast support in our endeavour to deliver high-quality healthcare.”
Dr. Vishavdeep Goyal, SBU Head, Fortis Hospital, said, “We are excited to announce the opening of our cutting-edge, 70-bed multispecialty hospital on Mall Road in Ludhiana, marking Fortis’s strategic expansion into Punjab. This is a big step forward in our mission to provide the community with top-notch healthcare services. Fortis’s commitment to offering state-of-the-art medical care, cutting-edge
technology and caring service is embodied in the new facility. We are excited to continue this work with the people of Punjab and beyond to create a happier and healthier future”.