MARIAN MEDICAL CENTRE, PALA
The Marian Medical Centre hospital was established on Feb. 2nd 1973. It was started as a small institution with twenty beds, two doctors and ten nurses. Now this medical centre is developed and branched with facilities of 250 beds, twenty doctors, hundred nurses, paramedical staff and with numerous units. Now the manager of this institution is Rev. Sr. Paulinose Maria. The other officials are Sr. Bency, Administrator, Dr. K.J. James, Chief Medical Officer, Sr. Merly, Matron, and Sr. Anne Felix, Principal of School of Nursing.
General Medicine, Cardiology, Surgery, Gynecology, Pediatrics, Anesthesiology,Radiology, Orthopedics & Traumatology & Physiotherapy.
The hospital have recently started a Home for Destitute
'St. Joseph's Block' for the protection and treatment of the poor and the neglected, till death.
CHERUPUSHPAM TRUST HOSPITAL
Cherupushpam, Trust in 1976, started Cherupushpam Trust hospital aimed at bringing state-of-the-art medical care to the people of Palai. The hospital was handed over to CMC sisters 2 years after its inception for bettering the services and management. It is one of the major hospitals in Palai that treats 12000 - 15000 outpatients and 3000 - 5000 inpatients every month. The hospital offers high standard patient care at minimum cost; and to bring modern medical care to the poor and the average at cost affordable to them.
General Medicine, General surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Dermatology and Venerology, Gastroenterology, Casualty department, Department of Radiology
Clinical Laboratory, X-ray unit, Fluoroscopy, E.C.G., Ultra sound, Endoscopy, Intensive Care Unit (Recovery room), Pulse Oximeter.
IHM HOSPITAL (MERIGIRI) BHARANANGANAM
Management: Medical Mission Sisters
I.H.M. is a 200 beds Hospital with departments of General Medicine, G. Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Orthopedics and part time Psychiatry. Along with this, complementary treatments such as Acupuncture, Acupressure, drugless therapy (holistic health), Pranic healing and Ultrasonic therapy, Alcohol and Drug de-addiction, etc. are part of the treatments here. Pastoral care, counseling and patients follow up aiming at the total healing - spiritual, mental and psychological healing of the person and the family.
Ultrasound, X-ray, Clinical Laboratory with Blood Bank, Pharmacy, Endoscopy, I.C.U., Community Health, Mental Health.
General Nursing and Midwifery workers programme, Multi-purpose health workers programme.
MATA AYURVEDA HOSPITAL, PALA
Run by Dr. T.L. Paily Dam., former Government Ayurveda Medical Officer, this hospital is equipped with all modern treatment aids to impart Ayurvedic treatment to the patients. It is serving the people of Pala for the past eighteen years. The Hospital specialises in Panchakarma, Njavarakishi, Pizhichil Sirovastha and Medicated Massage (Ladies and Gents massagers serving both the genders separately) It also provides effective cure for Rheumatic complaints, Vertebral ailments. Treatment for T.A.O. (Disease caused by Smoking) is its specialty. Wards comprising of convenient bath attached rooms and delicious food are additional facilities.
CHEMPAKASSERIL AYURVEDA HOSPITAL
Kerala's Special Panchakarma treatments and General Massage are scientifically administered under the supervision of Ayurvedic Physicians Specialised in it admixing the advanced Ayurvedic theories and methods treatment with that of ancient Ayurveda practices provide the patient most comprehensive care right from Diagnosis bringinng out a complete cure.
I t also provides rationale and treatment for diseases that are considered by other systems of medicine to be hopelessly chronic and incurable. Special treatments and complete relief for aliments Such as:- Allergic sneezing, Asthma, Cough, Sinusitis, Piles, Ulcers, Hyperacidity, Skin diseases, Psoriasis, Bronchitis, Tonsillitis, Dandruff, Hair fall, Acne-Pimples, Gas-trouble, Amoebiasis, Dysentery, Constipation, Fatigue, Rheumatoid, Arthritis, Osteo-arthritis, Migraine, Spondylitis, Chronic Back pain, Slipped-Disc, Muscular pain, T.A.O.-Gangrion, Diabetes, Jaundice, Hepatitis-B, Uterine & Gynec complaints, Paediatric problems etc.