​HLL Hindlabs Begin Specialty OP Clinics Today
Clinics will operate in two shifts from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. | By Yentha
On Jul 04, 2016


Trivandrum: Central government PSU HLL Lifecare is launching OP clinics at Hindlabs Diagnostics Centre and Speciality Clinic, opposite the Thiruvannthapuram Medical College in the capital city. Thus bringing high quality healthcare at low costs.

Several super speciality OP services will come under one umbrella for the first time in the public sector. The super speciality venture has the top names in General Medicine, Diabetology, ENT, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Ophthalmology, Pulmonology, Cardiology, Dermatology, Paediatrics, and Orthopaedic clinics.

Former Medical College Principal and its Nephrology Department head Dr. Ramdas Pisharody, former Gastroenterology Department head Dr. Selvin, the state Health Department’s first Diabetics clinic head and chief physician and later Kerala Health Services specialist Dr. Dinesh Prabhu are some of the well-known names working at the new Hindlabs centre.

Some of the salient features include senior citizen health check-up, general health check-up and child health check-up examination packages.

Hindlabs’s 24-hour laboratory services are made available at 30-60 per cent lower rates than private labs according to company press release. Apparently private labs charge between Rs.45-80 for cholesterol tests, while it is only Rs.31 at Hindlabs; blood sugar tests at Rs.15 are nearly half the rate of private lab tests, lipid profile and also liver function test each costs Rs.229 as against Rs.320-440 in private labs, thyroid hormone profile test is Rs.210 while other labs bill it at Rs.300-500, HCV RNA_PCR quantitative test is Rs.2,530, while it cost between Rs.3,700-6,700 and ultrasound scan is done for Rs.400, as against Rs.650-700 in private labs.


Lab facilities include X-Ray, ECG, Echo Cardiograph, PFD, Endoscopy, DMD, Ultrasound scan and Halter. Pharmacy facilities are also available. There is also a home blood collection facility within a 5 km radius while lab results are made available online or through SMS.


Located at the TRIDA Sopanam complex, directly opposite the Medical College, the OP clinics will operate in two shifts from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. while the labs are open 24/7. 


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