The Health Department has set up a full-fledged hospital at Nilackal base camp at a three-storey building provided by the TDB. This is besides the government hospitals at Pampa and Sannidhanam; and cardiology centres at Neelimala- Top and Appachimedu. The Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences(AIMS), Kochi, has opened Sree Ayyappa Medical Centre at Pampa. K. Mohanachandran Nair, AIMS liaison officer, said the medical centre had got all advanced healthcare facilities.