On the occasion of World Trauma Day 2021, Bangladesh’s first JCI Accredited Hospital, Evercare Hospital Dhaka, has launched their Trauma Center. In doing so, the hospital has progressed further in its goal of bringing world-class healthcare to Dhaka residents.
Present as the chief guest at the inauguration ceremony of the Trauma Center was Prof. Dr. Abdul Gani Mollah, Director, NITOR & President, BOS. Also present on the occasion were CEO and MD of Evercare Hospital Dhaka, Dr. Ratnadeep Chaskar; Dr. Sanjay Kishanrao Pathare, Director of Medical Services; Dr. Arif Mahmood, Deputy Director of Medical Services; and Vinay Kaul, Chief Marketing Officer, among others.
From the Trauma Centre present on the event were, Dr. M. Ali, Coordinator & Senior Consultant – Orthopaedics; Dr. Amit Kapoor, Senior Consultant – Orthopaedics; Prof. Dr. Syed Shahidul Islam, Senior Consultant- Orthopedics and Trauma; Prof. Dr. Qamrul Alam Saleh, Sr. Consultant- Orthopedics; Dr. Vijay T K Titus, Sr. Consultant- Orthopedics; Dr. Muhammad Hasan Andalib, Consultant & Coordinator – Accident & Emergency; Prof Dr. P.K. Saha, Senior Consultant & Coordinator – General, Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgery; Prof. Dr. Sheikh M. Abu Zafar, Senior Consultant- General, Laparoscopic GI, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery; Assoc. Prof. (Dr.) Mohammad Farid Hossain, Senior Consultant – General, Advanced Laparoscopy, Bariatric & G.I Surgical Oncology; Prof. Dr. Md. Zillur Rahman, Senior Consultant & Coordinator – Neurosurgery; Dr. Md. Aliuzzaman Joarder, Senior Consultant-Neurosurgery; Dr. Ajay Abrol, Senior Consultant & Coordinator – Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery; Dr. Md. Zulfiqur Haider, Senior Consultant -Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery; and Dr. Sohail Ahmed, Senior Consultant & Coordinator- Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery.
Evercare Hospital Dhaka’s Trauma Care comprises a team of skilled and experienced multidisciplinary specialists including but not limited to general and laparoscopic surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, plastic & reconstructive surgeons, cardiovascular and thoracic surgeons, physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists, and critical care specialists. The Trauma Center is open to patients 24/7, offering a wide roster of essential medical services for quick trauma response, such as Immediate Advanced General and Cardiac resuscitation facilities, X-ray, Ultrasonography, CT Scan, MRI, Continuous Cardiac Monitoring, CT-Angiogram, and DSA. An advanced lab facility and IC and Modular OT are also part of Trauma Center, along with many other services and facilities.
Speaking at the inauguration, the Prof. Dr. Abdul Gani Mollah, Director, NITOR & President, BOS said, “I believe that Evercare Dhaka’s Trauma Center will succeed in providing quality services to the patients. I extend thanks to Evercare for ensuring world-class healthcare for Bangladeshis right on their home soil.”
Evercare Hospital Dhaka’s Chief Executive Officer and Director Dr. Ratnadeep Chaskar said, “With the inauguration of this Trauma Center, our promise to provide quality healthcare to the people of Dhaka city has been fulfilled further. Our specialist physicians will be engaged at the Trauma Center 24/7 in providing all necessary services to our patients. I am confident that this Trauma Center will indispensable benefits for our patients.”
About the Evercare Group
The Evercare Group believes access to healthcare is a fundamental right and invests in emerging markets to bring private, quality driven healthcare to meet the needs of local people. Evercare has responded to a global challenge to ensure well-being at all ages is provided to those living in emerging markets as a pillar to support sustainable economic development. With this the Group is leading the way in transforming the traditional healthcare model through its integrated cross-continents platform, its impact driven model and quality driven hospitals.
The Evercare Group operates as an integrated healthcare delivery platform in emerging markets across Africa and South Asia, including India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Kenya and Nigeria. The Group’s portfolio includes 30 hospitals with 3445 beds, 16 clinics, 82 diagnostics centres and two brownfield assets spread over 6 countries. Evercare is proud to be the most diverse healthcare group in the countries it operates in with 11,000 caregivers working together to develop a systemic healthcare change in emerging markets.
Evercare is wholly owned by the Evercare Health Funds, a US $1bn emerging markets healthcare fund managed by The Rise Funds, the impact investment platform of global alternative asset manager TPG. The Evercare Health Fund is comprised of the world’s leading development finance institutions and other impact investors around the world.