The Kovai Medical Center & Hospital Limited was incorporated as a public limited Company on 29th August 1985. The company has been promoted by Dr. Nalla G Palaniswami and associates.
The Kovai Medical Center and Hospital Ltd. (KMCH) started functioning as a 250 bed hospital on 24th June 1990, and today has grown into a 1000 bedded super specialty hospital in Coimbatore, offering a total and comprehensive healthcare solution for various ailments. KMCH Hospital is the most trusted Multispecialty Hospital in the Western Tamil Nadu region.
With its vast experience in the clinical arena, Kovai Medical Center and Hospital Ltd., has now proposed to expand its wings to the Medical Education sector. It is proposing to start a medical college in the name of KMCH Institute of Health Sciences and Research from the academic year 2019-20.
Kovai Medical Center and Hospital Limited
KMCH has emerged as the most sought after multi super specialty hospital in the Western Tamil Nadu region over the past two decades and has many firsts to its credit and has won many accolades for providing excellent healthcare at affordable cost. Comprehensive infrastructure, Cutting edge technology, latest Hi Tech medical equipments in all specialized branches of healthcare and the committed team of medical experts make KMCH a trusted brand.
The hospital has pioneered several unique techniques and several super specialty and advanced surgeries are being performed frequently. KMCH has emerged as one of the most successful ‘Multi Organ Transplant Center’ in the rest of Tamil Nadu.
The standard of treatment at KMCH is comparable to the best of hospitals anywhere in the world.
In KMCH the emphasis is on a patient centric culture. All our systems, people and processes are geared towards delivering total healthcare to each individual patient. This philosophy cuts across every level of service from the doctors and nurses to the administrative and support staff. KMCH has built-up its reputation with patients through its clean and green environment, patient friendly approach, transparency and ethical practices. We believe that any complicated procedure is possible in KMCH, if it is possible in any part of the Globe.
KMCH Institute of Health Sciences and Research
Kovai Medical Center and Hospital Ltd. is proposing to start a medical college in the name and style of KMCH Institute of Health Sciences and Research from the academic year 2019-20 with an annual intake is 150 students in MBBS degree course.
The medical college is located at 99, Avanashi Road, Coimbatore. It has direct access from the Avanashi Road - National Highway 544 and is very near to the Coimbatore International Airport.
The Academic block of the KMCH Institute of Health Sciences houses the Dean’s Office, Lecture Theatres, Library, and the Pre and Para clinical Departments. The institute has a separate Medical College Hospital. The hospital provides outpatient and inpatient services in all specialties including General Medicine, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Dermatology, TB and Respiratory Diseases, General surgery, Orthopaedics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Dentistry.
The institute is also constructing a new state of the art 650 bed hospital facility which will be housing the future expansions of the project.
The proposed KMCH institute of Health Sciences has got approval from the State Government. The Essentiality Certificate (Ref No. (4D) No.5/McA-2/2018. dated 16.05.2018) has been issued by the Health and Family welfare Department, Government of Tamil Nadu. The Tamil Nadu Dr.MGR Medical University has issued the Consent of Affiliation (Ref No.:Affln.III (3)/13226i2018 dated 29.06.2018) of the college under The Tamil Nadu Dr.MGR Medical University, Chennai.
The college awaits the Letter of Permission approval from the Government of India and the Medical Council of India for the admission of 150 students in MBBS from the academic year 2019-20.