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 2013 to 30th September 2013

Patient Services 
Out Patient Department 187,784
Admissions(Inpatients) 8,462
Deliveries 846
Surgical Procedures
General Surgeries 184
Caeserean Sections 398
ENT Surgeries 41
Diagnostic Tests
Blood Lab Tests 49,445
X-rays 1,820
Ultra Sound Scan 2,536

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 2012