Emergency Medicine and Critical Care

Profile

MIMS Kottakkal Department of Emergency Medicine is one and only centre follows international protocols and regulations in the region. Apart from all the necessary equipments for resuscitation and monitoring the department has triage, observation beds, resuscitation bay, colour coded treatment zones, procedure room and an Emergency Operation Theatre.

The Department of Emergency Medicine at MIMS Kotakkal is manned by qualified Emergency physicians round the clock. They are supported by the Comprehensive Trauma Care Team, Neurosurgeon, General Surgeon, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Urologist, ENT Surgeon, Cardiologist, Pediatricians and Obstetricians.

We have specially trained staff to cater to all activities of the department round the clock. The emergency department has an excellent back up of Department of Imaging Sciences.

Major treatments offered
  • A dedicated emergency team comprising of BLS, ACLS, ITLS & PALS trained doctors, nursing staff, and paramedics under the guidance of Emergency Physicians
  • Bedside monitors, defibrillators, ventilators, syringe pumps, pulse oximeters etc are available at all triage beds
  • 24-hour diagnostic services like X-ray, Ultrasonography, CT Scan, Laboratory Services and Blood Bank with Component Separation Unit
  • A fully equipped mobile ICU with transport ventilator, defibrillator, AED, pulse oximeter, cardiac monitor, spine board, scoop trolley, cardiac pacing device kit, resuscitation kit and oxygen and suction facility with specially trained paramedics and ambulance crew

Basic Life Support (BLS) Training Programme
Training in Basic Life Support Programme enables an individual, medical professional or amateur to act immediately in life threatening situations. So that maximum effort is put in to save one’s life.

Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is an advanced version primarily meant for medical and nursing personnel.

The School of Resuscitation under the Department of Emergency Medicine at MIMS Kottakkal provides training in BLS to all hospital staff and to priority sections of the public like police force, drivers, school teachers etc. Currently we are in the process of providing American Heart Association (AHA) certified BLS and ACLS courses for healthcare professionals.

List of doctors

Dr . Yasser Chomayil.
MBBS, FEM
HOD- ED & Emergency Physician
Dr. Firoz Abdul Karim
MBBS,MEM
Emergency Physician
Dr. Rahna Kamar
MBBS,MEM
Emergency Physician
Dr. Harshad P T
MBBS,MEM
Emergency Physician