Hyderabad, 5th June 2021: Apollo Hospitals’ drive to vaccinate the populace of Telangana touched a significantmilestone, with over 200,000 people being vaccinated so far. As part of it’s commitment to support the Union Government and Government of Telangana, Apollo Group of Hospitals has emerged as the single largest vaccinator in India with close to 1.5 million jabs and Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad with over 200,000 jabs so far is the largest private vaccinator in Telangana.
Apart from vaccinating at it’s hospitals in Telangana, Apollo Hospitals has conducted multiple out-reach mega camps in Hyderabad, Ranga Reddy District, Karimnagar and Bhadrachalam. As part of the initiative the Hospital has pioneered a Mass Vaccination Centre with a capacity to deliver 25,000 jabs per day at HICC, Madhapur. This vaccination centre is one of it’s kind in the country operated by the private sector and has been offering services since the last 10 days.
Frontline workers, employees in essential industries, housing colonies including the maids and helpers, IT professionals and a host of other citizens in Telangana are benefitting from this initiative.
It is the endeavour of Apollo Hospitals to reach out to the maximum number of people in Telangana and support the Government in the mega vaccination drive. Currently Covishield and Covaxin are being administered and in the next couple of weeks Sputnik vaccine too will be available. Apollo Hospitals urges the citizens to come forward and get vaccinated at the earliest opportunity available at any of the Government or Private Vaccination Centres as this is the only definitive tool to win over this deadly pandemic.
About Apollo Hospitals
It was in 1983, that Dr. Prathap C Reddy made a pioneering endeavor by launching India’s first corporate hospital – Apollo Hospitals in Chennai. Now, as Asia’s foremost trusted integrated healthcare group, its presence includes over 12,000 beds across 72 Hospitals, 3800 pharmacies, over 120 Primary Care clinics and 650 Diagnostic centers, 700 plus Teleclinics, over 15 medical education centers and a Research Foundation with a focus on global Clinical Trials. The most recent investment being the commissioning of Southeast Asia’s very first Proton Therapy Centre in Chennai.
Every four days, the Apollo Hospitals Group touches a million lives, in its mission to bring healthcare of international standards within the reach of every individual. In a rare honor, the Government of India had issued a commemorative stamp in recognition of Apollo’s contribution, the first for a healthcare organization. Apollo Hospitals Chairman, Dr. Prathap C Reddy, was conferred with the prestigious Padma Vibhushan in 2010. For 38 years, the Apollo Hospitals Group has continuously excelled and maintained leadership in medical innovation, world-class clinical services and cutting-edge technology. Its hospitals are consistently ranked amongst the best hospitals in the country for advanced medical services.
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