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AIMS Tertiary Hospital, Kochi, Kerala
Our 1,300-bed tertiary-care hospital in Kochi offers cutting-edge healthcare services for those who would otherwise have nowhere to turn to.
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More than 100 Medical Drives Annually
Every year AIMS conducts more than 100 free health drives in remote, impoverished areas. Complex cases are referred to AIMS for specialized care.
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Specialized Pediatric Care
In 2010 alone, we performed 533 pediatric heart surgeries for patients without ability to pay. The surgeries were performed free of charge.
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Our Five Charitable Hospitals
Given that physical access to treatment facilities remains an obstacle towards receiving care, we have already built five satellite hospitals.
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What We've Accomplished

  • More than $60 Million in free medical care since 1998
  • 5.5 Million patients treated - 2 Million patients treated for free
  • AIMS Hospitals: 1,450 beds with an attached medical college with a 400 bed facility, offering free or subsidized care
  • A Mobile Telemedicine Unit, the size of a city bus, bringing sophisticated medical care to remote areas
  • More than 100 free medical drives in remote, impoverished areas. When necessary, patients go to the hospital for free.
  • 25 bed hospital near a remote hilltop temple provides for the hundreds of thousands who make the pilgrimage every year
  • Medical dispensary in Mumbai
  • HIV/AIDS care center, open daily,  providing anti-retroviral drugs and care services
  • Free cataract surgeries: 726 patients in 2010
  • Pain and Palliative Home Care: 75,000 impoverished, terminally ill patients treated annually -- all free of charge
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    HIV/Aids Care Center
    We focus on providing both material and psychological support for people living with HIV and Aids.
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    As of November 2011, the mobile unit has been used to treat more than 500,000 patients throughout India.
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    Community Outreach
    This department provides family-oriented health education, training doctors in the art of community medicine.
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    Cleft Palate Repair
    In 2010 alone, we provided 54 free cleft-palate repair surgeries for patients without the ability to pay.
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    Cleft Palate Repair
    In 2010 alone, we provided 54 free cleft-palate repair surgeries for patients without the ability to pay.
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    Health Center in the Andamans
    After the 2004 tsunami, the islanders requested Amma’s help to establish state-of-the-art medical facilities.
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    Doctors to the Rescue
    Doctors from AIMS, our tertiary hospital in Kochi, Kerala, rush to respond to natural disasters across India.
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