Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre is amongst Asia’s premier exclusive cancer center that offer the unique advantage of cutting edge technology, put to use by renowned super-specialists. This potent combination of man and machine ensures world-class cancer care to not only patients from India, but also from the neighboring SAARC countries. We are fortunate to have taken care of over 3 Lakh patients since inception in 1996.
The Institute offers super specialized tertiary care services in Medical, Surgical and Radiation Oncology by dedicated Site-Specific teams. Super Specialists at RGCI&RC practice an organ specific multi-disciplinary approach to cancer diagnosis and treatment, with the Tumor Board acting as a second opinion clinic for cases that are more critical than others.
Spread over nearly 2 lakh square feet area, with a current capacity of 498 beds, RGCI&RC is one of the largest tertiary cancer care centers in the continent. The Institute’s outpatient services are spread on all the 4 building blocks with 57 consultation rooms, and well-designed Radiation Therapy areas. RGCI&RC has 14 state-of-the-art well equipped modular Operation Theatres with HEPA filter and gas scavenging systems, and 3 Minor Operation Theatres for Day Care Surgeries and procedures. The Institute has40 bedded Surgical ICU and an 12 bedded Medical ICU. RGCI&RC has a dedicated Leukemia ward, and a separate Thyroid Ward. The Institute also boasts of an independent21 bedded Bone Marrow Transplant unit that is credited with pioneering unrelated donor transplants, MUD transplants, and stem cell transplants.
RGCI&RC is committed to bringing the benefits of cutting edge technology to its patients. The Institute offers best in class techniques such as robotic surgery, Intra-Operative Brachytherapy, True Beam (the next generation Image Guided Radiation Therapy), PET – MRI fusion, High Frequency Ultrasound, Tomosynthesis ( 3D mammography machine), Nucleic Acid Testing (for safest possible blood), and advanced diagnostic & imaging techniques, including PET CT, Circulating Tumor Cell testing, and Next Generation Sequencing. RGCI&RC has executed strategic alliances with internationally renowned institutes which has catapulted RGCI&RC into a global league of select hospitals that are pioneers in new approaches to treating cancer.
RGCI&RC has consistently ranked amongst Best Oncology Hospitals of India (Week – Nielsen Survey 2014, 2015, 2016) and has won prestigious awards for its services, such as Best Oncology Hospital in India (2014), Healthcare Leader Award (2014), and India’s Most Trusted Cancer Hospital (2016).
Regarding staff (Medical & Paramedical)
We are committed to providing the highest-quality, safest care for all patients. Our approach to patient care reflects our commitment to safety, effectiveness, patient centeredness, timeliness, efficiency and equity.
In line with the RGCI&RC quality policy, “to do things right first time and every time” the safety of our patients is of paramount importance.
|Clinical structures, processes & outcomes||Infection Prevention & control||Managerial Structures, Processes & outcomes||Patient safety activities|
Use of blood & blood component Surgical services etc.
Urinary tract infections
Central line Associated
blood stream Infection
Surgical Site Infections and ventilator associated Pneumonia
|Utilization rates, Patient & staff satisfaction, waiting times||Patient fall, Pressure ulcers, medication errors etc.|
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