Medical » JSS Hospital
The present JSS Hospital in Ramanuja Road has a long history. In order to serve the needy and poor sections of the society and to bring quality medical service within the reach of the poor, His Holiness Dr.Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji started J.S.S. Health Centre as early as 1963 on a small scale. Thus the seed of the present Hospital was planted. At present hospital is having 1200 beds with 35 specialties and super specialties started under the aegis of J.S.S. Medical Service Trust. It is now serving as a teaching hospital to the J.S.S. Medical College. J.S.S. Hospital is of the pioneer hospital in Mysore.
A notable feature of this hospital is that it caters to the needs of the patients of rural parts of the districts viz., Mysore, Chamarajnagar, Mandya, Coorg, and Hassan in Karnataka and Nilgiries in Tamil Nadu. It treats on average, 800 patients in outpatient department and facilities provided for 1200 in-patients. Several health activities are organized in rural areas to create health awareness.
Apart from extending the clinical facilities to the J.S.S. Medical College, it trains students of J.S.S. Nursing College, Nursing School and JSS College of Physiotherapy, JSS College of Speech & Hearing also.
All the departments have well experienced staff members backed by sophisticated equipment's with sufficient infra structural facilities. Emergency services are available round the clock