Pushpagiri started as a small clinic in Cheru Pushpagiri Hills with 8 beds in the year 1959 to provide maternity care to the rural people in and around Tiruvalla by the Catholic Diocese of Tiruvalla. As an initial step to attain its objectives the Society took over the ownership and management of Pushpagiri Hospital which had grown into Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, a tertiary care medical college Hospital

The teaching hospital of the Medical College is the Pushpagiri Medical College Hospital, with total 763 teaching beds. The hospital is under the administrative control of the Principal of the Medical College and administered by the Medical Superintendent. The hospital is a full-fledged tertiary care hospital provides outpatients, inpatients, Emergency & Trauma services. There are fourteen operation theatres in the Hospital. Full-fledged pharmacy services are provided for Outpatients and Inpatients accordingly. The laboratories are fully automated and equipped with all modern machines and equipment’s. The hospital has the most modern imaging facilities functioning round the clock. The Blood Bank is also fully functional round the clock with the latest component separation unit. There is a centralized sterilization department functioning in the hospital

The Emergency Medicine Department stands as the face of the institution, thus providing visibility & rapid access and provides contemporary evidence-based management round the clock

Specialized Cardiac Care and Mobile CCU ambulances are provided by the Hospital

for the needy patients.

The services of the Hospital is made available for Economically Poor Patients through various programmes supported by Government and Pushpagiri Medical Society

  • RSBY (Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana)
  • ECHS (Ex-servicemen contributory health scheme)
  • ESI (Employee State Insurance)
  • Mother Theresa Mid-day Meal Project
  • Karunya Benevolent Fund
  • Staff Welfare Scheme

Clinical Departments in Pushpagiri Medical College Hospital

  • General Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • Paediatric
  • Neonatology
  • Dermatology, Venerology and Leprology
  • Psychiatry
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Physical Medicine and rehabilitation
  • Immunohaematology and Transfusion Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • ENT
  • Orthopaedics
  • Onco Medicine
  • Onco Surgery
  • Urology
  • Cardio-thoracic Surgery
  • Neuro Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Maxillo-facial Surgery
  • Dentistry
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Surgical Gastroenterology
  • Rheumatology
  • Radio-Diagnosis
  • Anaesthesiology
  • Pain and Palliative care

Major facilities in the teaching Hospital

  • DSA
  • 128 Slice MDCT Scanner
  • MRI (1.5 Tesla)
  • Stat Lab
  • OCT
  • Fundus Camera
  • Portable Green laser
  • Holter Monitor
  • Identafi Oral Cancer Detection Device
  • Tread Mill test Centre
  • Echocardiography Unit
  • Electroencephalography
  • Pulmonary Function Tests
  • Sleep Lab
  • Colour Doppler Machine
  • Cardiac Catheterization lab
  • Angiography and Angioplasty facilities
  • Laryngoscopy, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopy and Colonscopy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Ventilators
  • Atrerial Blood Gas Analyzer
  • OPG – Dental Xray
  • Dental Mobile Unit
  • Mobile Intensive Care Unit
  • Blood Bank and Tranfusion Centre
  • Mammography
  • Fiberoptic video nasopharyngolarngoscopy
  • Uro-flow meter
  • Kidney Transplantation facilities
  • Dialysis Unit
  • Cold Phaco Eye surgeries
  • Blood Components manufacturing & separation
  • Master Health check-up programmes
  • Speciality clinics under basic departments
  • Rehabilitation centre for mentally challenged
  • Physiotherapy Unit
  • Pain and Palliative care department with outreach programmes
  • Centre for Dental Sciences

Intensive Care Units in Pushpagiri

  • Respiratory ICU
  • Intensive Coronary Care Unit
  • Cardiovascular and Thoraic Surgery ICU
  • Post-Operative ICU
  • Surgery ICU
  • Medicine ICU
  • Neonatal ICU
  • Paediatric ICU
  • Obstetric Care Area
  • HDU
  • Septic ICU
  • Recovery ICU
  • Neuro ICU
  • Urology ICU
  • Step down Neuro ICU
  • Kidney Transplantation ICU
  • Dialysis Unit