By Joseph Edegbo :
One of the India’s leading providers of comprehensive and integrated world class health care services, Max Health Care, has established a centre in Kaduna, Nigeria’s north west region.
Known as Gadawur- Max Patient Assistance Centre, it was established in collaboration with Gadawur Global Investment Ltd. Nigeria.
With 14 hospitals and treatment in all major specialities of medical sciences, Max Health Care has 2300 leading doctors with international level of expertise in their area of practices.
The Centre which was commissioned on Tuesday by the Kaduna State Commissioner for Health, Dr Paul Dogo Manya would serve as guide for Nigerians seeking medical treatment in India.
According to Officials, the Centre would have a dedicated relationship manager to help a patient right front sharing his or her medical reports till the visit to India.
The patient would also be guided on line of treatment, prognosis of disease, tentative cost of treatment and duration of stay in India and other related Information.
Other services offered at the Centre, Include Visa visitation and travel assistance both in Nigeria and India as well as during and after treatment.
Telephonic appointment with doctors in India, sharing post discharge reports with the patient’s doctor In that country, clarity about drugs and telemedicine live conversation on screen with the doctors are readily available.
Commissioning the Centre, Dr Paul Manya commended the Management for the well thought out establishment and promised government readiness to partner with them in the task of providing health care to the people.
He said the State government was doing everything possible to revitalize and reposition its health care delivery at primary, secondary and tertiary levels.
The Commissioner who spoke of the 300 bed teaching hospital being built by the government was optimistic that soon people would go abroad for treatment only when necessary.
Earlier, the Director of Max Health Care, Dr Rajid Jain, announced plans to build a 100 hospital and diagnosis center in Kaduna.
At present, Gadawur- Max Patient Assistance Centre ,Kaduna is offering outreach in Abuja and Kano.