Facilities

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  • Eco-friendly building with rain water harvesting and solar energy back up
  • In house RO generation unit
  • Central boiler system with solar energy back up
  • One of India’s biggest hospitals with 1,800 beds under one roof with high end facilities
  • One of the biggest Critical and Emergency care facilities with 260 beds
  • World renowned teaching faculty
  • Built on 12.5 acres of land with a built in space of 12.5 lakh sq ft
  • 37 specialties, super-specialties and supportive services
  • 55 different special clinics
  • Established Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology
  • 24×7 dialysis, drug center, hi-tech ambulance services, emergency, radiology, laboratory services, blood bank
  • Latest OT facilities with 27 major OTs with 3 modular OTs
  • 3 tesla MRI unit – First of its kind in the state
  • 128 slices CT scanner – First in the city
  • Flat panel cath lab
  • Electrophysiology lab
  • State-of- the-art blood bank; Regional blood transfusion center
  • Well equipped burns ward
  • Excellent physiotherapy and rehabilitation facilities
  • Integrated counseling and testing center, Anti-retro viral therapy center, prevention of parent to child HIV transmission

The medical laboratory of JSS Hospital spreads over an area of one lakh sq ft and is one of the largest such facilities in India. It offers a wide range of diagnostic services round the clock and reporting facility in Haematology, Biochemistry, Clinical Pathology, Cytology & Histopathology, Molecular biology, Microbiology, Serology, Immunology and Immuno-histochemistry.

The laboratory is equipped with a state-of-the-art “Pneumatic Chute” – a proven vacuum based technology to convey medical samples to respective laboratory areas with least human intervention ensuring high sample integrity and driving efficiency in sample sourcing activity of the laboratory. The lab is among the very few in the country to be recognized and designated as a regional TB testing laboratory and is equipped with state-of-the-art walk-in incubator for the purpose. The laboratory performs around one lakh investigations per month. There are satellite stat labs to facilitate immediate or urgent tests to be performed during emergencies and for ICU.

The Blood Bank of JSS Hospital, which started functioning in the year 1995, was the first licensed facility in Mysore. It was recognized and designated as a Regional Blood Transfusion Center in the year 2002. Here, close to 100% collection is subjected to component preparations like packed cells, platelet concentrate, fresh frozen plasma and cryo-precipitate.

The Blood Bank conducts around 25 blood donation camps every year. It also has a huge list of voluntary donors and staff volunteers to meet its requirement. It caters to the needs of the JSS Hospital and other peripheral health centers covered under JSS Medical Services Trust.

The facility is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment like donor couches, refrigerators and centrifuges, automated component separators, platelet agitator, cryobath, deep freezers, immuno-hematology analyzers, ELISA system, gel technology for compatibility testing, red cell antibody screening, aphaeresis and plasmapheresis. It follows strict criteria for donor selection, ensures constant and continuous calibration of equipment and has trained personnel to ensure high level of patient safety.

The Department of Radiology at the hospital is equipped with some of the most advanced equipment in Mysore, which include 3 Telsa MRI and 128 Slice CT Scanning machines. It has latest, state-of-the-art ultrasound equipment, which provides enabling platform to perform elastography and 4D imaging with reconstruction capabilities.

The department is also equipped with high end digital radiography, fluoroscopy, high-end PACS and RIS system. This ensures image transfer and viewing facility and eliminates the need for film printing. State-of-the-art mammography facilities are available for a thorough breast imaging. Guided biopsies, both CT and Ultrasound, are conducted in the department. The department’s advanced C-arm ensures adequate support to the operating team in operation theatres. This facility is available 24 x 7 with specialist reporting facility.

JSS Hospital has high-tech ambulances, which are equipped with ICU, cardiac monitor, defibrillator, portable ventilator, infusion pump, syringe pump, scoop stretcher, suction apparatus, emergency kit, intubation set, drug and consumables, portable oxygen and compressed air. The ambulances are managed by personnel trained in advanced life support and advanced trauma life support.

The hospital has a 24×7 pharmacy counter. All medications are supplied by the hospital pharmacy maintaining strict quality control and desired storage conditions. It is well-stocked and has an elaborate formulary.

The emergency department of the hospital has 30 beds and 2 state-of-the-art ambulances equipped with all modern life saving gadgetry to handle all types of emergencies. The emergency room is manned by ACLS and ATLS certified nurses and specialist emergency medicine doctors. There is a stat lab to perform all emergency investigations, along with a mobile X-Ray and a portable ultrasound equipment for emergency imaging.

JSS Hospital is among the very few healthcare facilities to have state-of-the-art operation theatres within the emergency complex to cater to all emergency procedures. The hospital offers 24×7 services from a specialist trauma team to provide specialty emergency services. These services are finely complemented by the hospital’s 24×7 blood bank and catheterization labs.

JSS Hospital, is equipped with 27 state-of-the-art major operation theatres and 3 stainless steel antistatic modular OTs. The theatre complex is manned round the clock by nurses and technicians and is geared to attend emergencies round the clock.

The operation theatres have HEPA filters with diffusers to ensure a high standard of cleanliness. Most theatres have networking to support video relays, which enables student training, enhances patient safety and reduces OT traffic and length of stay. The theatres have a combined capacity to cater to over 3,000 procedures every month. Of the 3 modular OTs, 2 are dedicated for cardiothoracic and vascular surgeries. All theatres ensure round the clock availability of trained surgeons to meet all kinds of emergencies.

The JSS Hospital is the only facility in Mysore to have a 30 bedded dialysis unit, which is supported by state-of-the-art machines and a dedicated RO unit. The facility has a segregated positive dialysis area, which is a novel measure to ensure high standards of patient safety and minimize cross infections thereby increasing the longevity of life. This is a 24×7 facility and caters to emergency dialysis and critical area dialysis.

The unit provides chronic renal replacement therapy, slow low efficiency dialysis and continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. The unit also provides the required support, guidance and counseling for renal transplant aspirants.

Having set up two state-of-the-art catheterization labs, which offer 24×7 support by trained technicians and qualified interventional cardiologists, the hospital aims to provide cost effective and advanced cardiac care facilities to the people. It also provides an enabling platform to introduce many other interventional procedures to cater to cardiac, neurological and vascular emergencies. The laboratory is supported by a well trained team of cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons.

JSS Hospital established an Artificial Limb Centre on its campus in 1990 with a view to provide aids/appliances to the disabled persons at minimum cost. Since inception, this centre has been effectively addressing the issue of social, economical and vocational rehabilitation of the disabled persons by providing necessary aids and appliances.

JSS Hospital is recognized under the scheme of Assistance to Disabled Persons for Purchase/Fitting of Aids/Appliances (ADIP Scheme) sponsored by Government of India, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. Till date, more than 10,000 disabled persons have been benefitted by our Artificial Limb Centre.