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
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:
The Institute is a Teaching, Research, Academic, Training, cArdiac Super specialty Resident Program
Institute is running different patient benevolent free/concesional cardiac treatment schemes.
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.
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: