JJ Hospital in MumbaiThe pioneer hospital has been established in 1845 with collaborative effort of national and state government. It is considered one of the oldest medical institution in Western India headed by the Government of Maharashtra. The hospital is established along with the Grant Medical College to provide medical education to national and international students.
The hospital has completed 166 glorious years in serving best medical care to patient under high precision and care. Sir JJ hospital is an integral part of Grant Medical College Sir J. J. Group of Hospital in Mumbai. The group of hospital comprises of four premier hospitals which include: Sir J. J. Hospital, St. George's Hospital, Gokuldas Tejpal (GT) Hospital and Cama Albless Hospital.
The international quality infrastructure and well-furnished ambiance lets you feel comfortable in the friendly environment of nurses and doctors. The hospital had been established in a wide area of 44 acres land. The greenery and spacious environment of hospital campus makes it look different from other crowded area of city.
The hospital architecture depicts both modern and traditional culture of India. For hospital and college staff, the organization also provide residential facilities for medical students, teaching faculty, hospital workers, resident doctors and nurses.
The hospital is well equipped with teaching classes, practical halls, hostel and medical wards with a total of 45 wards, five hostel and seven canteen and anatomy hall. The large and completely equipped with medical facilities, anatomy hall of the JJ hospital is most famous because of the shooting of movie. Munnabhai M.B.B.S. Every year more than hundred of undergraduates and postgraduate take admission here to gain expertise in medical profession and serve the country with best medical care.
The management of hospital has viable free medical treatment facilities to those living below poverty line and are not able to afford the costly treatment of their own. All advanced treatment are available here at the most nominal cost to make it within the reach of a common man.
JJ hospital offers number of departments to facilitate best medical care for Mumbai citizens. An extensive array of medical departments present at JJ hospital include Ophthalmology, Anaesthesia-Medicine, Anatomy, Biochemistry, C.V.T.S., Chest Diseases&Tuberculosis, Dentistry, Dermatology, E.N.T., Forensic Medicine, Microbiology, Pathology, Surgery, Surgery, Pharmacology, Obs&Gyn, Physiology, P.S.M., Psychiatry, Nephrology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics, Radiology, Urology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
The scientific institution is well known in India for imparting advanced medical training for students and serve patients with quality medical care and treatment. Sir J.J hospital has been considered one of the largest hospital imparting medical care in Maharastra state. It has been estimated that every year 50,000 indoor patients are admitted and more than 700,000 out patients are admitted and treated with best medical facilities and care.
The hospital has taken participation in number of social welfare program and treatment a large section of victims got badly injured during wars, terrorist attacks and other calamities. During certain crucial events listed here, J.J hospital has played a significant role in treatment of victims these includes Gang wars between 1980-1990, Riots due to controversial book of Salman Rushdie “SATANIC VERSES” Feb. 1984, Communal riots 1985 and; 7 Dec 1992, and; 7th Jan. 1993, Serial bomb blast (12th March 1993), Bhiwandi food poisoning, Mumbai twin bomb blasts (2002), Building and house collapse fire accidents in Mumbai from time to time, Floods in July 2005, Terrorist attack (26th Nov. 2008), Sewrii Chlorine gas poisoning incident, Serial bomb blasts (13th July 2011), Mumbai Blast.