Sri Sathya Sai General Hospital, Prasanthi Nilayam

This hospital was Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s first initiative in healthcare. Inaugurated on October 4th 1956, it was then, the only hospital in a 30 kilometre radius. Initially a primary care institution, it now offers both primary and secondary care. The infrastructure includes:

  • 94 beds.
  • 2 Operation Theatres.
  • 8 Wards (Pre and Post-operative).
  • 7 Departments – General Medicine, General Surgery,
  • Paediatrics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Dentistry, Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
  • Laboratory facilities.
  • Complement of Utility services.

In the past fifty years over 4 million patients have benefited from free healthcare services at this hospital.

Statistics for the period 1st April 2015 to 31st March 2016

Patient Services 
Outpatient Department 309,884
Admissions(Inpatients) 13,599
Deliveries 918
Neonatal ICU Admissions 183
Surgical Procedures
General Surgeries 462
Gynaec Surgeries/Caesarean Sections 695
ENT Surgeries 77
Minor Surgeries 826
Dental Procedures 24,398
Diagnostic Tests
Blood Lab Tests 93,908
X-rays 2,994
Ultrasound Scans 2,809

Click here to read an interesting article on the work and impact of Sri Sathya Sai General Hospital, Prasanthi Nilayam.

© Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust 2016