Moolchand Medcity, New Delhi, November 1, 2009: Moolchand Medcity, in its efforts to assist the government in curtailing the spread of swine flu, has launched Moolchand Swine Flu (H1N1) Screening Centre at our Medcity campus (Lajpat Nagar).

Our Centre offers H1N1 screening test, advices treatment and domiciliary quarantine for patients with mild to moderate symptoms and has an isolation ward facility for seriously ill patients.

Dr. Ellora Nanda OPD Coordinator and Nodal Officer-Moolchand Swine Flu (H1N1) Screening Centre, Moolchand Medcity said, “People with symptoms like fever, cough, sore throat, body aches, headache, chills, fatigue, diarrhea and vomiting in some cases for more than 3 days may be at risk and should immediately get themselves tested.”

Moolchand is one of the first private hospitals in Delhi to be authorized by the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India as a screening cum isolation facility unit for managing swine flu (H1N1) patients. In conformance with this approval, the Moolchand Swine Flu (H1N1) Screening Centre is following all clinical management protocols and infection control guidelines as per WHO and Directorate General of Health Services, Government of India.

To minimize cross infection, screenings at our Centre are done by appointments only (9 am to 5:30 pm). You may call Front Office Assistance (H1N1) at +91 98180 39901 to fix an appointment.

About Moolchand
As one of India‘s foremost names in healthcare, Moolchand has been setting standards for the past half century. Located in the heart of the capital, the plans are to develop Moolchand Medcity as Asia‘s largest single site multispecialty hospital complex (6 specialties, 1000+ beds). We aspire to be your lifelong healthcare partner by delivering your healthcare wishlist: superb physicians, cutting-edge technology, compassionate care, integrity and affordable excellence. Moolchand is the first multispecialty hospital in North India to receive the National Accreditation Board for Hospital and Healthcare Providers (NABH) accreditation and ISO certification (9001:2000, 27001 and Platinum).