U.N.Mehta Institute Of Cardiology & Research Center

The U N Mehta Institute of Cardiology & Research Centre (UNMICRC) is a grant–in–aid institute promoted by the Government of Gujarat vide Government Resolution CHA-1092-5595-J dated
20.04.1992.

The Institute is affiliated to the BJ Medical College, Civil Hospital Campus, Asarwa, Ahmedabad, which is a Government Medical College.

Institute is governed by Governing Board where Principal Secretary, Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Gujarat, is Ex-officio Chairperson of the Governing Board of UNMICRC

U. N. Mehta Institute of Cardiology & Research Centre is located in the western part of India - a Unique world class cardiac tertiary care teaching hospital where the motto is to give compassionate & quality cardiac care at concessional or no cost to all class of people especially the poorest of poor

At present, the Institute is having:

  • 1251 Bed strength capacity
  • 15 Cardiac OTs
    • Block - A, 12 Nos. High End Modular
      • 05 PAediatric
      • 01 Heart & Lung Transplant
      • 05 Adult
      • 01 Minimal Invasive
    • Block - B
      • 02 Thoracic
      • 01 Vascular
  • 6 Cardiac Cath labs
    • 01 Peadiatric
    • 01 EP Study
    • 03 Adult
    • 01 Hybrid Cardiac Cath lan & OT
  • Paediatric & Neonatal Cardiothoracic recovery room (CTRR) beds (Surgical)
  • Paediatric Intensive Cardiac care beds (Medical)
  • Adult Cardiothoracic recovery room (CTRR) beds (Surgical)
  • Adult Intensive Cardiac care beds (Medical)
  • Aduclt Cardiac General Wards (beds)
  • Paediatric Cardiac General Wards (beds) 

The Institute is a Teaching, Research, Academic, Training, cArdiac Super specialty Resident Program

Institute is running different patient benevolent free/concesional cardiac treatment schemes. 

  1. Free Cardiac School Health Program (Started Since 1999) (Now it is Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram (RBSK)
  2. MUKHYA-MANTRI AMRUTAM (MA) YOJNA (Started Since September 2012)
  3. MUKHYA-MANTRI AMRUTAM (MA) VATSALYA YOJNA (Started Since August 2014)
  4. AYUSHMAN BHARAT YOJNA (PMJAY) (Started Since September 2018)
  5. SCHEDULED CASTE (SC) CATEGORY (Started Since November 2008)
  6. SCHEDULED TRIBE (ST) CATEGORY (Started Since April 2008)
  7. LOW INCOME GROUP (L.I.G.) (Started Since June 2012)
  8. OTHER FINANCIAL AIDS TO POOR PATIENT
  9. ATAL SNEH YOJNA

The Institute is running the unique EMCS (Emergency Medical Cardiac Services) scheme (Since 2006) where any patient admitted to cardiac ICU for a cardiac treatment will be provided immediate ‘life saving cardiac treatment’ without any advance payment for initial 24 hours, which covers First golden hour of cardiac treatment like acute myocardial infarction in which Primary Angioplasty with stenting in Myocardial Infarction (PAMI)/ Thrombolysis is very effective, if considered within 3-4 hours of acute heart attack. Donation for this scheme comes from various donors.

 

In 2020:

  • Total Number of OPD Patients        : 157747
  • Total Number of IPD Patients         : 24306
  • Total Cardiac Procedures                : 13615
  • Total Cardiac Surgeries                   : 3267

These broad figures give an idea of the volume of work being carried out in this and these numbers are increasing year by year.

The institute is unique Teaching, Research and Academic institute:

  • Super Specialty Teaching Courses (in affiliation with B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad under Gujarat University) – All seats are Medical Council of India (MCI) recognized and free without any donation only on merit basis through NEET:
    • DM Cardiology : 12 Registration per year
    • MCh Cardio Vascular Thoracic Surgery : 6 Registration per year
    • DM Cardiac Anesthesia : 6 Registration Per year

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Extra Corporeal Perfusion Technology in affiliation with Gujarat University : 8 Registration per year.

  • Various paramedical courses in affiliation with Gujarat University:
    • Cath Lab Assistant – 15 seats per year
    • ECG/TMT/Holter Assistant – 15 seats per year
    • Echo Cardiogram Assistant – 15 seats per year
    • Medical Laboratory Assistant – 15 seats per year
    • Radio Imaging Assistant – 15 seats per year
    • X-Ray Assistant – 15 seats per year
    • Operation Theater Technician – 15 seats per year
    • Physician Assistant – 15 seats per year
    • Anesthesia Assistant – 15 seats per year
    • X-Ray/USG/CT Scan/MRI Technician – 15 seats per year
    • Preventive Health Technician – 15 seats per year
    • Advance Cardiac Physiotherapist – 15 seats per year
    • Cardiac Critical Care Physiotherapy - 15 Seats per year
    • ABG Laboratory Technician – 15 seats per year
    • Medical Transcription – 15 seats per year
    • CSSD Technician – 15 seats per year
    • Infection Control Practitioner – 15 seats per year
    • Cath Lab Technician – 15 seats per year
    • Echo Cardiography Technician – 15 seats per year
    • ICCU Assistant – 15 seats per year
    • Operation Theater Manager – 15 seats per year
    • Post Graduate Diploma in Extra Corporeal Technology – 08 seats per year
    • Medical Laboratory Technology (M.L.T) - 15 Seats per year

Contact Us

U. N. Mehta Institute of Cardiology and Research Centre
Office Timings : 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Monday - Saturday)
Civil Hospital, Asarwa
Ahmedabad-380016
Gujarat, INDIA
Tel: +91 (079) 22684200, 22684220
Anti-Ragging Cell: 09727779003
Fax: (079) 22682092, 22683981
Email:unmicrc@gmail.com