We have continually invested in and employed the most reliable innovations in healthcare to provide you with a safer and more consistent Patient experience. Some of our most notable acquisitions include:
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Abbott CELL-DYN Ruby Hematology System
The CELL-DYN Ruby uses MAPSS technology to enumerate and di erentiate White Blood Cells and provide the performance needed for Patient samples. Additionally, the instrument uses optical laser light scatter analysis to provide both Red Blood Cell and Platelet counts.
Abbott Architect Ci4100 Integrated System
The Architect Ci4100 Integrated System integrates immunoassay and chemistry testing on a single platform along with advanced technologies like CHEMIFLEX and FlexRate.
Abbott CELL-DYN Emerald Hematology System
The CELL-DYN Emerald delivers high performance in a compact design, providing results in less than 60 seconds.
Immucor Echo Blood Banking Instrument
The Immucor Echo Blood Banking Instrument optimises total workflow e ciency by automating more than just routine types and screens with the world’s smallest footprint. It o ers unprecedented speed with type and screen results available in just 26 minutes.
DEPARTMENT OF IMAGING
GE Lightspeed VCT 64
Producing a 0.625-mm slice thickness in a 0.35-second gantry rotation, the GE 64-slice LightSpeed VCT XT helps shorten Patient breath-holds to streamline studies. Combining volume coverage, superior resolution and reduced dose, the LightSpeed VCT XT makes imaging di cult Patients routine and advanced CT studies simple.
GE Optima AMX 220 Portable X-Ray
The Optima AMX 220 digital mobile X-ray system is a self-contained, battery-operated mobile radiographic digital X-ray imaging system designed for performing radiographic exams at the point of care when it is not safe or practical to move the Patient to the radiographic room.
GE Precision RXI Xray Unit
The PrecisionTM RXi is a compact, versatile, remote-controlled radiography and fluoroscopy system which delivers premium image quality with optimized Patient dose in both analog and digital applications.
GE Voluson E8 Ultrasound
The Voluson E8, is the world’s best seeling premium women’s health 4D ultrasound machine. It is focused on women’s health, especially obstetrics, gynecology, and fertility. Secondary applications include general imaging, adult & pediatric cardiology and Neonatal cardiology.
GE Signa Creator 1.5 T MRI
The Signa Creator 1.5 T is designed for ease of use and delivers excellent image quality and Patient comfort whilst improving workflow.
Philips iE33 xMatrix Echocardiography
Combining unprecedented 2D and 3D image quality in the same transducer, the Philips iE33 xMatrix Echocardiography system addresses the clinical needs of managing Patients with cardiac disease, including heart failure, valvular disease and congenital heart disease.The system automates stress echo exams, ensuring consistency and a fast completion time.
Aquarius Haemofiltration System
The Aquarius is an acute blood purification system which is indicated for continuous solute and/or fluid removal in patients with acute renal failure or fluid overload. It may also be used in Therapeutic Plasma Exchange (TPE) therapies. The new Platinum software allows adult and paediatric treatments without any recalibration.
The HAMILTON-C2 is a universal ventilation solution for adult, pediatric and neonatal Patients. The HAMILTON-C2's compact design and independence from external power and air supplies allow for maximum mobility throughout the hospital. The integrated high-performance turbine guarantees optimal performance even with noninvasive ventilation.
Eat Stress Away
Prevent low blood sugar as it stresses you out. Eat regular and small healthy meals and keep fruit and veggies handy. Herbal teas will also soothe your frazzled nerves. Eating unrefined carbohydrates, nuts and bananas boosts the formation of serotonin, another feel-good drug. Small amounts of protein containing the amino acid tryptamine can give you a boost when stress tires you out.
The Diet & Sleep connection
The way you eat can affect your sleeping patterns. And a lack of adequate, restful sleep can lead to poor health. Skimping on sleep speeds the aging process and promotes disease by increasing the level of stress hormones in your body.
Mother of all Grains
Quinoa has eight essential amino acids found in protein, thus making it a complete protein. In fact, it exceeds the required and recommended levels, in contrast to most grains, which have very low levels of amino acids.
Benefits of a good night's rest
A good night's sleep is among the top essential needs of our body. Just as food water and oxygen have their role in maintaining proper functioning of our bodies, so too does sleep.
Transcendental Meditation or TM, as it's universally referred to, has found itself front and centre of a worldwide spiritual regeneration that promotes the benefits of inner peace and a higher state of consciousness. Research shows the health benefits of meditation.
Balance your Hormones with Exercise
True health and hormone balance are achieved with a holistic approach, by considering all aspects of a healthy lifestyle.
Why is Breakfast important
Breakfast can improve your attention, mental performance and memory. If you start the day hungry, your body stays in a fasting state, which makes it much more difficult to concentrate.
Intensive Care Unit
Our new Intensive Care Unit is equipped with some of the most modern technology, allowing our team to provide advanced treatment and monitoring to patients in need and their families.
We offer a range of screening services to determine the risks factors for prostate cancer. Our recommendations will be based upon consultation with each patient and our team of practitioners are here to guide men through every screening process.
Cardiac Care Clinic
Our Lab facilities for cardiac care offer a range of diagnostic tests that include: Cardiac Enzymes - 3 enzymes, CT Cardiac Angiogram, ECG, Stress test, Echocardiogram, Stress Echocardiogram, Holter monitoring (24hour ECG), and Lipid Profile.
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