Fortis Escorts Heart Institute & Research Center is revered as an enduring symbol of Cardiac Care in the country. A JCI Accredited Hospital, Fortis Hospital Okhla, offers sheer excellence in the field of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery. Established in the year 1988, the institution functioned under the name of Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre Ltd. Later in the year 2005, the Fortis Healthcare Group acquired the hospital. During the last 27 years, the hospital has achieved exponential success in delivering the most efficient and ethical solutions in cardiac care. Home to some of the seasoned doctors, committed nurse workforce, and knowledgeable technicians, this hospital possesses a world-class infrastructure comprising 310 Beds, adequate OTs and ICU Beds, 5 Cath Labs, and many more facilities. Presently the hospital has a line up of more than 100 cardiac specialists and 1600 support staff who work together to cater to 14500 admissions and 7200 emergency cases annually.
Fortis Escorts Heart Institute is leagued with the world’s best cardiac care institutions and has won several awards and accolades. Fortis Escorts Heart Institute & Research Center is the proud recipient of Best Institution Award by Delhi Medical Association(2013), Best Heart Care Centre in North India (Global Healthcare Excellence Awards 2013), Best Single Specialty Hospital – Cardiology (India healthcare awards 2012), and many more. The institution pioneered the Heart Alert Service which enables patients complaining of chest complaints to receive an expert ECG interpretation over the phone. The institution also launched Community Outreach Programs whereby free cardiac check-up camps are organized in India and its neighboring countries. Apart from specializing in cardiac care, the hospital also offers a host of other specialities like Gastroenterology, Orthopardics, Nephrology and Urology. The hospital also serves its international patients with a myriad of facilities, such as, scheduling appointments, visa and travel assistance, hotel bookings, interpreter services, and many more..