UK plans to hire GPs from India to meet shortage

In a statement, Apollo Hospitals said the MoU would involve an exchange of clinical staff.

Fish carts transported patients to Chennai hospitals

Fish carts and two wheelers were the mode of transport for patients to reach hospitals during past three days, said an official.

Apollo looks to add 1,370 beds for Rs 1,555 cr by FY19

Healthcare major Apollo Hospitals Enterprise is looking to add 1,370 beds at six locations with a total estimated project cost of Rs 1,554.9 crore by 2018-19 as part of its expansion plan in the country.

Apollo Hospitals' bed strength set to cross 10,000

Apollo Hospitals will open four more hospitals in four to five months, taking its total bed strength to over 10,000, Apollo Hospitals chairman C. Prathap Reddy said on Saturday.

Govt launches telemedicine initiative 'Sehat'

To provide healthcare facilities in rural areas, the government today launched a telemedicine initiative in collaboration with Apollo Hospitals under which people can consult doctors through video link.

Apollo Group launches Apollo Spectra Hospitals

Apollo Hospitals Group subsidiary Apollo Health and Lifestyle Limited (AHLL) here on Thursday relaunched its acquisition Nova Specialty Hospitals as multi-specialty Apollo Spectra Hospitals.

Apollo Hospitals to acquire 51% stake in Assam Hospitals

The acquisition of Assam Hospitals Ltd, that runs a hospital in Guwahati, would be for an overall consideration not exceeding Rs 57.25 crore, Apollo Hospitals said.

Apollo Hospitals Q4 net profit dips 5% to Rs 77 crore

Healthcare major Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Thursday reported a 4.92 percent dip in standalone net profit at Rs 77.33 crore for the March quarter on account of higher taxes.

Apollo Hospitals to come out with rights issue

The company board has recommended a dividend of Rs.5.75 per share for 2014-15.

HDFC Bank launches prepaid medical card with Apollo Hospitals

The second largest private lender HDFC Bank Monday launched co-branded medical benefits card with Apollo Hospitals, which allows corporates to disburse medical allowances to their employees and has insurance cover for accidents.

Apollo Hospitals broadcast surgery to 100 doctors

A bariatric surgery performed at the Apollo Hospital at Perungudi here on Saturday was broadcast live to around 100 doctors from different hospitals using high speed internet service, the hospital said in a statement.

23 organs harvested in a day at Chennai hospital

In a rare operation, the Chennai-based Apollo Hospitals has harvested 23 different organs from five brain-dead donors to give a new lease of life to needy patients, an official said on Wednesday.

Apollo Hospitals to add 1,000 beds per year in next 5 years

Healthcare major Apollo Hospitals is planning to add 1,000 beds per year in the next five years across the country and overseas as part of its expansion plans.

Apollo Hospitals to add 1,000 beds per year in next 5 years

Healthcare major Apollo Hospitals is planning to add 1,000 beds per year in the next five years across the country and overseas as part of its expansion plans.

Apollo Hospitals receives Golden Peacock Award in Dubai

Healthcare major Apollo Hospitals Enterprise which views the Middle East as an important part of its global strategy, has been bestowed with the 'Golden Peacock' Award here for their business excellence in healthcare.

Breast cancer recurrence diagnostic test

Sapien Biosciences, a biotech venture backed by Apollo Hospitals, has entered into a collaboration with Bangalore-based diagnostic start-up OncoStem Diagnostics for the development and validation of a novel breast cancer recurrence prediction test.

Ghana inks MoU with Apollo Hospitals

Ghana`s health ministry Monday signed a MoU with India`s Apollo Hospitals Group to develop tertiary health care services in the west African country and specialized medical treatment for patients in its institutions here.

Sanofi picks 20% stake in Apollo Sugar Clinics for Rs 90 crore

French healthcare major Sanofi is picking up 20 percent stake for Rs 90 crore in Apollo Sugar Clinics, a diabetes care chain of Chennai-based healthcare major Apollo Hospitals.

Harvested organs transported in six hours to Chennai

Four heart valves and liver, harvested from a brain dead person, were sent for transplant to two hospitals in Chennai within six hours by ambulance on Sunday, covering a distance of around 500 km.

Conjoined twins from Tanzania separated in 11-hr surgery

Chennai: City-based Apollo Hospitals today announced the successful separation of a pair of conjoined twins from Tanzania in a surgery that took a marathon 11 hours and required the expertise of around 50 professionals.