Kolkata, Feb 24 (IBNS): Cardiac treatment will now become moreeasy for the people in the city as The Mission Hospital and Healthy Heart announced a life-saving financing programme for advanced cardiac treatment.
The partnership and financing program is led by the hospital Chairman Satyajit Bose and Vice Chairman Arunangshu Ganguly and will be guided by healthcare innovation experts at the innovation firm Innosight.
The financing will cover advanced cardiac treatments including pacemaker and implantable cardiac defibrillator surgeries, heart angioplasty with cardiac stenting, and heart valve replacement
This program is the first of its kind to offer financing for medical devices to both the underprivileged and middle-classes.
The programme is expected to reduce the fatal disease that kills nearly 3 million people in India every year.