Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), a constituent of the KIIT Group of Institutions founded by Dr Achyuta Samanta(KIMS pursues Covid-19 hospital at breakneck speed) is proceeding at lightning speed to commission an exclusive 500-bedded and India’s maiden hospital for treatment of Covid-19 affected patients.
Recently, top officials from Odisha bureaucracy- Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy and 5T secretary VK Pandian did a recce of the facilities and the infrastructure being readied for the hospital.
The officials exuded satisfaction at the pace of work on the planned healthcare facility. The exclusive Covid-19 hospital is expected to be readied in around 10 days.
An independent team of doctors will be hired for the treatment of Covid-19 victims.
Earlier, KIMS(KIMS pursues Covid-19 hospital at breakneck speed) had signed a tripartite agreement with the state department of health & family welfare and Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) to establish the hospital as a part of an endeavour to checkmate the spread of the contagion.
R Vineel Krishna, MD of OMC, Dr CBK MOhanty, Directorate of Medical Education & Training and Dr Bishnu Panigrahi, CEO of KIMS & Training and Dr Bishnu Panigrahi, CEO of KIMS were present at the MoU signing ceremony.
Dr Samanta(KIMS pursues Covid-19 hospital at breakneck speed) has yet again proved to be an exemplary Samaritan when the situation warranted. His noble act will go a long way in cementing the credentials of KIIT.