Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

24x7 Emergency Services

Emergency medicine has rapidly progressed in the last few years from just being ‘Casualty’ to what it is today.
Velammal medical college and hospital proudly brings to you it’s state of the art infrastructure, expert medical team, paramedical staff, ambulance services and round the clock emergency medical services.
The emergency department (ED) being the frontline of our hospital caters to patients of all age groups.We have a team of efficient doctors trained in emergency medicine treating all medical, surgical, life threatening events, trauma and toxicology.Round the clock Imaging services ( Xrays CT, MRI) , Laboratory, operation theatres, 24 hour pharmacy, Blood bank and Cath Lab facilities are available.Thrombolysis for acute stroke and MI are done in the ED by experts.End of life care to adults. Managing all medical, surgical and toxicological emergencies effectively without any delay We have a designated trauma team which includes specialist from all departments round the clock.The ED consists of 55 beds.


Special Features

  • 30 monitored beds Triage,
  • Multipara monitors, defibrillator, ventilators, central oxygen supply
  • Minor OT
  • Point of care testing - ABG, Trop I
  • Trauma & Resuscitation ICU and Emergency Ward