MUMBAI & DOLVI – AUGUST 23, 2021: JSW Foundation, the social development arm of US$ 13 billion JSW Group inaugurated its new 73-bed JSW Sanjeevani Multispeciality Hospital in Dolvi, Maharashtra. Spread across 4.5 acres, this hospital will provide easy access to a wide range of healthcare services under a single roof for patients across 200 villages surrounding the Raigad district in Maharashtra. So far, these patients were dependent on healthcare service providers & clinics located at Alibaug or Panvel which is 30 to 70 kilometres away. JSW Sanjeevani Multispeciality Hospital, Dolvi offers healthcare services across various Specialities such as neonatal, cardiology, accidental and emergency care. These healthcare services are a blend of quality medical care offered at affordable costs with a patient-first approach. The Hospital will also link its patients to relevant government schemes to provide cashless services to the community as far as possible.
Commenting on the inauguration of the Hospital, Mrs Sangita Jindal, Chairperson of JSW Foundation said, “Providing easy & affordable access through quality medical interventions to rural communities has been a critical focus area of JSW Foundation. Our new JSW Sanjeevani Multispeciality Hospital in Dolvi is a progressive step in this direction. The district of Raigad & its surrounding villages have a higher ratio of population in the age group of 16-35 years. This is a productive population and requires access to good quality health services. As a healthcare institution, JSW Sanjeevani Hospital has been established with a mission to deliver timely, inexpensive and easily accessible quality healthcare & medical services in order to make the lives of patients in these villages better.”
The JSW Sanjeevani Multispeciality Hospital, Dolvi is a state-of-the-art 73-bed medical facility comprising 10 OPDs, ICU & Emergency Ward, 6-bed MCH Ward with NICU, 24x7 ambulances, Pharmacy & Cafeteria. The Hospital shall offer consultation services in medicine, general surgery, paediatrics, cardiology, ENT, Ophthalmology, Dentistry, Gynaecology and Orthopaedics. It is located close to the Mumbai-Pune-Goa National Highway and an industrial zone within a radius of 20-25 km. Thus, facilities of the hospital would be very useful for trauma cases on account of accidents.
About JSW Foundation: JSW Foundation is the social development arm of the US$ 13 billion JSW Group, one of India’s leading business houses. It has a long track record and a rich legacy of empowering rural communities to enrich their lives since the last three decades. The Foundation’s focus areas are Education, Health & Nutrition, Skill Development, Rural BPO, Environment & Water, Sports and Art & Heritage. Through a strong field presence, it operates across 22 rural locations in 11 Indian States with priority on communities around JSW’s plant & port locations. JSW Foundation also reaches out to communities beyond these locations to contribute towards India’s social development in a meaningful way. During the Covid-19 pandemic, the Foundation supported various communities & families by providing food and healthcare facilities across all these locations. JSW Foundation’s holistic life-cycle based interventions have positively impacted more than a million underprivileged people across India. It operates two multi-specialty hospitals in Karnataka & Maharashtra with outpatient potential of 100,000 annually. Its educational interventions have positively impacted more than 130,000 under-privileged children in rural locations while its Agriculture, Women SHG & Rural BPO initiatives have created new livelihood sources for more than 16,000 farmers and 10,000 rural women. The Foundation has provided access to sanitation by constructing more than 7500 community toilets in rural villages. It has also helped more than 200,000 needy individuals access Government welfare schemes. JSW Foundation's work in Art & Heritage is focussed on restoring India’s monuments such as Chandramauleshwar Temple in Hampi, Kenneseth Eliyahoo Synagogue in Mumbai among others. These restorations have been recognized globally and won prestigious international awards.