SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre

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The SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre is situated on the NH 45 GST road at Potheri between Tambaram and Chengalpattu in a sprawling 33.61-acre campus. The proximity of the Medical College Hospital campus to other Institutions of the SRM Institute of Science and Technology namely Engineering, Management, Dental, Arts & Science and Biotechnology is strategic in facilitating collaborative research. The infrastructural facilities available are far exceeding the norms laid by the Medical Council. The Hospital serves a population of over 3,00,000 in and around Kattankulathur.

The SRM Hospital and Medical College has residential apartments for staff, hostels for students, food court and shopping complex, which are all a part of the scenic campus.

The SRM Medical College

The Medical College was started during 2005 with an annual intake of 150 students.

Our Vision:

  • To be the college that sets bench mark for educating medical students, research scholars and teachers to be the leaders in creating a healthier better world
  • To be the hospital that meets the health needs of the people in an ethically and financially responsible manner.
  • To promote evidence based holistic approach to health care

Our Mission:

  • To render par excellent education to students of medical field with a blend of traditional and advance technology
  • To improve the lives of communities we serve through excellence in learning, and healing with compassionate care
  • To deliver accessible health services to all in need of care with compassion regardless of status or ability to pay.
  • To enrich learning, embrace change, create innovation and help tackle the most complicated vexing challenges in health care.

Our motto:

  • We excel

Our Core Values

  • Commitment, Teamwork, Communication.
  • Integrity, Perseverance, Innovation, Accountability

Our Goals

  • To provide high quality medical education
  • To provide environment conducive to the intellectual, emotional and economic growth of the faculty students and support staff
  • To pursue relevant medical research of International standards.
  • To produce competent compassionate ethical and socially –

responsive physician with a holistic approach to health care.

  • To strive for excellence in everything we do
  • To understand and embrace the diverse beliefs, needs and expectation of our patients, community and employees
  • To provide patients the best possible clinical care in a caring safe, high quality cost efficient and timely manner.
  • To establish an infrastructure to support efforts for continuous quality improvement and patient care quality and safety initiatives by identifying and validating quantitative measures for objective outcomes assessment and comparisons to best practice models.
  • To create infrastructure to support effective and efficient clinical activities.
  • To establish a forum for frequent and effective Intra and inter – Departmental communications around clinical activities and initiatives.
  • To create an infrastructure to support effective and efficient research and scholarly activities;
  • To be Locally, Regionally, Nationally and Internationally recognized as an outstanding Institution imparting the best health care and health education.

SRM Medical College and Research Centre is headed by the Dean and Vice Principal. The College has the following pre and Para Clinical departments: Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pathology, Microbiology, Forensic Medicine and Community Medicine housed in the college building. Following Clinical Departments General Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Pulmonary Medicine, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Orthopaedic Surgery, ENT, Ophthalmology, Anaesthesiology, Radiology and Super specialty Departments

Neurology, Neurosurgery, Nephrology, Urology, Cardiology, Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Plastic surgery, Paediatric surgery, Rheumatology, Endocrinology, Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Vascular Surgery, Medical Gastroenterology and Surgical Gastroenterology are present in the hospital.

All the departments are supported by the Central Library, Electronic data processing and audiovisual departments. An Animal House situated close to the College houses sufficient animals intended for teaching and research purposes.

The College has fully equipped state-of-the-art facilities like Air conditioned lecture halls, Practical laboratories, Demonstration rooms, Exam halls, Departmental library, Research laboratory and Museum. Each department is headed by a Professor who is assisted by Associate Professors, Assistant Professors and Tutors, clerical and technical staff. Individual rooms for faculties are provided.

The Anatomy department has a big dissection hall with a cold room capacity for 16 cadavers. A mortuary is located behind the college building to accommodate the corpses.

Post Graduate Courses

The goal of post graduate program is to render training medical graduates to become excellent physician and surgeon in the concerned speciality. The rich educational experience they gain in SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre equip them to handle carefully the innumerable clinical challenges in the concerned specialities. In addition to the theoretical and clinical work all post graduates will possess knowledge of recent advances, principles of research work and also community based practice. Besides there will be an array of seminars, workshops, conferences and journal clubs.

The ultimate goal is to produce a par excellent postgraduate who can give the best care to the patient.

The SRM General Hospital

SRM Medical College General Hospital was started in 2004 under the aegis of SRM Institute of Science and Technology. The following Departments cater to the medical needs of the people, living in numerous villages adjoining the Hospital, and in accordance with the norms stipulated by the Medical Council of India.

Broad Specialties

Intensive Care Wards

General Medicine

Burns – Recovery

Paediatric Medicine

IMCU

Respiratory Medicine

RICU

Dermatology

SICU

Psychiatry

Neuro ICU

General Surgery

PACU

Orthopaedic Surgery

Critical Care Isolation

Otorhinolaryngology

Critical Care Resuscitation

Ophthalmology

Neuro Medical ICU

Obstetrics

Cardio ICU step I

Gynaecology

Cardio ICU step II

 

CT ICU

Super Specialties

NICU

Neurology

PICU

Neuro Surgery

Labour ICU

Nephrology

Labour Ward + ANC+ EC+ Mother+ Postnatal+ Post Partum

Urology

Post Partum

Cardiology

 

Cardio Thoracic Surgery

Other Wards

Plastic Surgery

Casualty

Paediatric Surgery

Oncology

 

Vascular Surgery

Post Operative

Septic Surgery

General Surgery

Isolation

Special Surgery+ OMFS

Special ward

 

Semi Private Male

 

Semi Private Female

 

Gastroenterology

Teaching Beds                =   1290

Non – Teaching Beds   =        250

Grand Total                     =   1540

There are 50 Special Rooms for patients who are under any Insurance Schemes or who can afford paying for such added facilities.

SRM Medical College & Research Centre has one of the largest Dialysis Centre in Tamil Nadu State with 35 Dialysis Machines working in three shifts and catering to the needs of more than 1000 patients in a month.

SRM / Stratus, Centre for Medical Simulation

The SRM / STRATUS Centre for Medical Simulation is a state of art simulation centre and the largest centre of its kind, in South East Asia. It is built over an area of 14000 square feet and was inaugurated in January 2011 in collaboration with Partners International and Neil and Elise and Wallace, Stratus Centre of Medical Simulation of BWH (Brigham’s and Women’s Hospital), Boston, USA.

SRM Institute of Science and Technology opened this Simulation centre, to enhance the training of its students, residents and staff. The Simulation Centre combines each of the components of medical simulation including SIMMAN (Human Patient Simulators), Partial-task trainers, Hi-fidelity human patient simulators along with modern audio-visual and Debrief equipment and supported by trained faculty, who regularly conduct simulation-based classes at the Centre.

  • The Medical Council of India (MCI) has specified now, that simulation based medical education be imparted to Medical Students. “The Medical Council of India (MCI), the apex body overseeing medical education, released a reform document in January … the introduction of new teaching techniques such as simulation, skill labs and smart classrooms.
  • Simulation Based Medical education is being taught to MBBS undergraduates of 3rd semester thro 5th semester, MBBS and to MD / MS Post-graduate students.
  • The AHA (American Heart Association) has recognized, SRM Stratus as an ITC (International Training Centre), which is authorized to conduct AHA accredited, internationally valid, BLS (Basic Life Support), ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) and PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) Provider and Instructor courses.
  • In collaboration with Arizona University, SRM Stratus the first ever AHLS (Advanced HAZMAT {Hazardous materials Poisonings recognition and management} Life Support), Provider and Instructor courses started in June 2013.
  • AHA accredited BLS & ACLS courses are provided to CRRI’s during Bridge course, clinical post-graduates of medical college, Interns of Dental College, Nursing college, Physiotherapy college, Bio-Medical Engineering, Public Health & Pharm D students.
  • The SRM / Stratus has also made debuts in simulation based IPE (Inter Professional Education), and its pool of AHA-accredited Instructors hailing from Medical, Dental, Nursing and Physiotherapy colleges join hands in training students from different disciplines.
  • SRM / Stratus provides these courses to medical practitioners and nurses outside SRM campus, factory medical officers and neighbourhood gated-community residents.
  • SRM / Stratus also conducts mock code in various parts of the Hospital periodically to assess & integrate life support systems and to reinforce skills learnt.
  • SRM / Stratus provide simulated laparoscopy training to interns and surgical post graduates in its Arcade room dedicated for the same.
  • In addition to the above, SRM is procuring virtual reality simulation systems encompassing, ultrasound, endoscopy, bronchoscopy and laparoscopic skills.
  • SRM / Stratus, in its commitment to train the community has already trained in BLS, 480 Fire service personnel from Chengalpat, Kanchipuram district, free of charge.
  • SRM / Stratus, Centre for Medical Simulation can be accessed at www.srmuniv.ac.in/ms.

Programs offered at the SRM / Stratus, Centre for Medical Simulation

  • BLS – Basic Life Support (AHA accredited)
  • ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support (AHA accredited)
  • PALS – Pediatric Advanced Life Support (AHA accredited)
  • AHLS     Provider    &    Instructor     (Arizona    University accredited)
  • Basic Mechanical Ventilation
  • Basic Airway Management
  • Basic Clinical Toxicology
  • Basic Surgical skills for Residents and Students
  • Basic Laparoscopy course
  • Basic Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS)
  • Basic Ultra Sonography in ER / ICU
  • Basic ECG
  • Basic ABG
  • Endo Vascular Simulation

The Endovascular Simulator, a Hi-fidelity virtual reality system, offers a plethora of endovascular scenarios with different levels of difficulties. This would specially benefit post-graduates and consultants from Departments of Vascular Surgery, Cardiology, Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Neurology, Neurosurgery and Radiology.

Foreign Collaboration

  • SRM Institute of Science Technology (SRM Institute of Science and Technology) has signed an agreement with Partners International Medical Services (PIMS) Massachusetts Ltd Liability Company partners Health Care System Inc at Boston Massachusetts USA. This will benefit Doctors, Nurses, Research fellows and Students for mutual exchange of knowledge and project coordination
  • The SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre has signed memoranda of understanding (MoU) with "Partners" Queens University, Canada. This will enable staff and students exchange program for better academic pursuits.
  • The Department of community medicine, has signed a memorandum of Understanding with the School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia in April 2012. The MoU will seek opportunities where the skills expertise of the organizations can be beneficially combined in relation to the following areas – common research projects, training and developing community based health care interventions, workshops and student exchange programs.

Accredits

  • SRM Institute of Science and Technology including SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre has been accredited by NAAC with A++ grade (with CGPA of 3.55 on seven point scale) for a period five years since August 16, 2018.
  • SRMIST has finished Second among private institutes in India in the MHRD - ARIIA (Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation and Achievements).
  • Doyens of Healthcare Award conferred on SRM MCH & RC by The Hindu Group in Association with Government of Tamilnadu. Received by Hon’ble President, SRM IST Dr.P.Sathyanarayanan on 16th March 2018 from His Excellency Mr.Banwarilal Purohit, Governor of Tamilnadu
  • Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India has awarded SRM Institute of Science and Technology with A grade
  • UNESCO chair in Bioethics has been established a unit of International network of the UNESCO chair in Bioethics and nodal Bioethics unit for INDIA at SRM Institute of Science and Technology.