The best place for all elderly people is the comfort of their own house surrounded by their kith and kin. However, the changing social norms have brought in their wake, changes in the structure of the family.
With advancement in medical science and improved social and economic conditions, the life expectancy of humans has gone up. Few of them face difficulties like health constraints, lack of companionship and a sense of insecurity. No wonder, the number of such people, longing for care, has been on the rise.The imminent need for short term and long term care facilities for the aged and the sick gave birth to the Geriatric Care Centre in the year 1995. This is an assisted care centre for traditional care of old people who need intensive nursing, regular medical supervision, physiotheraphy, special consultation, psychiatry assistance and counselling.
This is an extended unit of the hospital providing constant care and medical attention for old, ailing persons..
The Nursing and Paramedical Services are provided by the Hospital. Mathruchhaya takes care of providing quality food.