MUSCAT PRIVATE HOSPITAL OPENS 24X7 CHEST PAIN UNIT.
Muscat Private Hospital (MPH), on Tuesday inaugurated a round-the-clock chest pain unit.
Dr Amr Abdalla Mohammad Hassan, senior consultant interventional cardiologist and head, Department of Cardiology, MPH, Dr Abdel Hakkim Mohammed Khatab Abdel, consultant interventional cardiologist, MPH, and a host of other senior consultants and hospital management were present.
Dr Hassan said, 'The major concern when a patient gets chest pain is the delay in getting the patient to hospital. Most often, patients wait for a considerable time before seeking medical help. Time is precious in chest pain and our mission is to save the life of each and every patient. We are well-equipped with advanced cath lab facility for immediate interventions and the unit functions 24x7 to provide necessary medical help to all the patients.'
Subba Rao, hospital director, MPH said, 'Being the most trusted and complete tertiary care hospital, MPH is bound to offer the best quality healthcare to the residents of the sultanate at an affordable rate. We offer state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure along with the most experienced interventional cardiologists and support team to ensure the best outcomes.'
In case of any chest pain or emergency, patients can avail free ambulance service within Muscat region by dialling the toll-free number 8002020.
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|Publication:||Muscat Daily (Muscat, Oman)|
|Date:||Apr 26, 2018|
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