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 2016 to 31st March 2017

Patient Services 
Outpatient Department 328,891
Admissions(Inpatients) 12,768
Deliveries 969
Neonatal ICU Admissions 174
Surgical Procedures
General Surgeries 199
Gynaec Surgeries/Caesarean Sections 607
ENT Surgeries 81
Minor Surgeries 953
Dental Procedures 28,731
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 2017