Wockhardt Hospital (Mumbai Central) has become the first healthcare provider in India to have the emergency staff fully Emergency Neurological Life Support Certified (ENLS-USA).
According to a statement here on Sunday, realizing the danger of permanent disability or death arising out of brain disorders, Wockhardt Hospital Mumbai Central is the first in India to start ENLS certified Brain Resuscitation services in the critical hours of neurological emergencies.
It was the only hospital across India with all 5 emergency doctors and 16 emergency nurses ENLS, USA certified, the statement claimed.
ENLS is a common practice across the world, but is unfortunately still in its infancy in India. Giving neurological emergencies the importance they deserve, Dr Shirish Hastak Director, Neurology and stroke services at Wockhardt came up initially with the Code white Emergency measure. – United News of India