Emergency medicine is the medical specialty dedicated to diagnosing and treating unforeseen illness or injury on the individual level. It also encompasses planning, oversight, and medical direction for community emergency medical response, medical control, and disaster preparedness.
The Department of Emergency Medicine at Aster MIMS Kottakkal offers the best comprehensive care for all medical emergencies, 24/7. MIMS is one of the busiest Accident & Emergency care centers in our state, catering to approximately about 20000 acute Emergencies every year. It is well equipped with 20 beds, including Triage beds, observation areas, which manage all forms of Medical, Surgical, Cardiac, Poly-trauma, Pediatric, Neurological, etc. Emergencies. This management is made possible by the presence of Trained & Competent Emergency Physicians, Nursing staff,& Paramedics. They work round the clock as a team dedicated to providing Emergency care. With an excellent back-up of other departments, like Trauma-Surgery, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology, Neurology, Pediatric Surgery, Facio-Maxillary Surgery, Interventional Radiology, there are absolutely no shortcomings in providing Emergency Medical treatment, the moment a victim is brought to the Emergency Department. All our dedicated ED staff are trained in BLS, ACLS & ATLS. The Theatre complex comprising of 3 operating rooms in the hospital is complemented by an operating room within the Emergency Department itself.