MUMBAI: JSW Foundation, the social development arm of JSW Group, announced its plan to establish a 123-bed multispecialty Jindal Sanjeevani Hospital at Dolvi in Maharastra. The project was announced by Sajjan Jindal, Chairman, JSW Group and Sangita Jindal, Chairperson, JSW Foundation while laying the foundation stone to mark the beginning of construction work for the hospital in Dolvi. The hospital is being established at an investment of over Rs 60 crore.
Speaking at the foundation stone laying ceremony in Dolvi, Sajjan Jindal, Chairman, JSW Group, said, “It is gratifying to build the Jindal Sanjeevani Hospital at Dolvi. It will be the first of its kind healthcare facility in this region. This hospital is our long term commitment towards development of Dolvi. Through this hospital, we will provide access to high quality clinical care for people of Dolvi district by offering expert diagnoses, diverse therapies and most appropriate treatment facilities to patients.”
According to Sangita Jindal, Chairperson, JSW Foundation, “It has been my dream to build a hospital for this community. The dream is taking shape in the form of Jindal Sanjeevani hospital. This hospital is aligned to JSW Foundation’s effort to reduce social and economic inequalities by providing better opportunities through healthcare facilities and other priorities. This hospital will be a testament to our collaborative approach of working with local communities for all our social development initiatives.”
Furthermore, there will be four Operation Theatres and Recovery beds along with five Emergency beds. The OPD will house 20 consultant Doctors. The hospital will also be equipped with a full-fledged Radiology Department including MRI, CT scan, X-Ray and Ultrasound facilities along with six Dialysis beds besides contemporary Diagnostic Labs.
The unique architecture and natural lighting is planned to act as a relief or point of pause for patients waiting, interaction and wellness.
The project is expected to be completed by end of Year 2019. Once completed, the Jindal Sanjeevani Hospital is expected to meet healthcare needs of local residents annually.
JSW Foundation is the social development arm of JSW with an ideology that every life is important and must be given fair opportunities to make best out of it. It takes conscious steps to support and empower communities with sustainable livelihood. JSW Foundation serve the most vulnerable groups within communities with rightful interventions.
Established in 1989, JSW Foundation partners with government, non-profits, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and community-based organizations to facilitate Corporate Social Responsibility Programs of the Group. It is working relentlessly to tackle the menace of malnutrition, facilitating to make learning more effective and meaningful, empowering the youth through employable skill programs, ensuring water security through long-term watershed development programs, providing access to sanitation facilities in rural areas to make them open defecation free, preserve and conserve national heritage and promotion of sports.