Home Patient Corner Patient Welfare

The Patient Welfare Committee was constituted for the smooth functioning of our Patient Welfare Activities has attributed a boost to our patient services and management. The Committee consists of Doctors of different specialties, representatives from Administrative section, Social Scientist and Nursing personnel. The Committee co-ordinates all the welfare activities of the patients who are undergoing treatment at this Centre. It promotes to raise the money for the patient welfare fund from the general public as well as staff members of Malabar Cancer Centre. Majority of the staff members generously donate to this fund. This fund is utilized for the treatment/investigations for the needy patients after proper assessment.

Patient Welfare Schemes

Ø Karunya Benevolent Fund
Ø CHIS PLUS 
Ø Cancer Suraksha Scheme
Ø Comprehensive Health Care Project for Scheduled Tribe Patients
Ø Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund 
Ø Chief Ministers Relief Fund
Ø Thalolam
Ø Sneha Santhwanam
Ø PMRS (Pondicherry Medical Relief Society)
Ø Employees State Insurance Credit facility

Patent Free Food Scheme: As most of our patients belong to lower socio-economic strata struggling to earn for their meal, with the financial assistance from philanthropists and like-minded organizations, all in-patients are given food (three times a day) at free of cost.

Patient Welfare Fund: The Patient Welfare Committee co-ordinates all the welfare activities of the patients who are undergoing treatment at this Centre. It promotes to raise the money for the patient welfare fund from the general public as well as staff members of Malabar Cancer Centre. This fund is utilized for the treatment/investigations for the needy patients after proper assessment.

Hospital Library for Patients and Relatives: A unique Hospital library for patients, their relatives and staff is functioning in the centre since 2005. The library is funded by Kerala State Library Council.

Home care Services: Home care services provided to patients staying nearby and who are unable to travel to MCC for availing treatment.

Drug Bank: Apart from the above a Drug Bank is also formulated for collection of drugs from Doctors in and around Thalassery and also sample medicines issued from various pharmaceutical companies. Such medicines are issued free of cost to the needy poor patients, who are undergoing treatment from this Centre.

 

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