Hospital

Swami Vivekananda Medical Mission Hospital is located at Agali, at the geographical centre of Attappady block. It is easily accessible to people from all areas of Attappady. The hospital is a referral centre for other hospitals in the area, especially for childhood illnesse. Medicines are given free to tribes and at a subsidized rate to other backward people. Patients from all over Attappady reach the hospital. An average of 150 patients visits the OPD everyday and more than half of the patients are tribes. There has been a progressive increase in the number of patients attending the hospital OP every year. Every month medicines amounting to Rs.75000 are provided free to poor patients. The hospital also offers the following services

  • OP Department
  • Dental Clinic
  • Inpatient Wards with 25 beds
  • Labour room
  • Operation Theatre
  • 24 hours Casualty services
  • Antenatal Care
  • Immunization
  • Computerized Laboratory
  • ECG
  • EEG
  • X-Ray
  • Daily Paediatric OP
  • Specialty Clinics
  • Ultrasound scanning

Hospital is approved as a DMC (Designated microscopy Centre) and DOTS Provider under Revised National TB ControlĀ  program(RNTCP). Besides regular treatment, special care is also provided to patients with Sickle Cell disease. The Sickle Cell Disease Care Centre was inaugurated in 26th January 2012.