Hyderabad: Apollo Hospitals Ready To 10 Lakh Vaccines Everyday
Whenever the Union government makes a vaccine available, the Apollo Hospitals will leverage its robust pan-India web of 19 medicine supply hubs with cold chain facilities.
Hyderabad: To support the ongoing efforts of the government to fight Covid-19, the Apollo Hospitals on Thursday said it is prepared to administer 10 lakh Covid-19 vaccines on a daily basis.
Whenever the Union government makes a vaccine available, the Apollo Hospitals will leverage its robust pan-India web of 19 medicine supply hubs with cold chain facilities and use its 70 hospitals, over 400 clinics, 500 corporate health centres and nearly 4,000 pharmacies along with their digital platform to administer the vaccine.
Interacting with press persons on Thursday, the executive vice-chairperson of Apollo Group of Hospitals, Shobana Kamineni said that more than 10,000 employees of Apollo Hospitals are undergoing required training and will be stationed at Apollo centers to administer the vaccine.
“We are strengthening our vaccine cold chain for supply and gearing up all our facilities for efficient and fast administration with the highest safety standards, for up to 10 lakh doses per day. As the largest and most trusted integrated healthcare network in the country, we believe that it is our duty and responsibility to actively participate in the nation’s fight against Covid-19 and make India safe and healthy,” she said.
So far, the Apollo Hospitals group has tested over 2.50 lakh individuals and have treated over 75,000 patients.