Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) Develops Safe Mask Using 3D Printing Technology

Shortage of N-95 and equivalent safe masks is an important challenge to address. Our 3D Printing & Innovation Lab, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences. Kochi, had developed our own mask design based on the Monatana Muzzle and fits many COVID-19 filters. The design offers more space between the nose/mouth and the filter, making it more comfortable to wear and breathe.

Hacks for Frontline Health Workers on War Against COVID from Amrita Hospital

Medical Professionals from Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi campus, has come up with the hacks for making face-shields, improvements on standard surgical masks and acrylic barriers to prevent virus-containing aerosols from entering the atmosphere during intubation.

Free Telemedicine Consultations at Amrita Hospital during COVID-19 Crisis

During the COVID-19 crisis, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi, has been providing free telemedicine consultations for patients, including all super specialities and broad specialties. Over 3000 patients were provided telemedicine consultations for free in a week.

Amrita Doctors Win Prizes at Safe and Sustainable Hospitals (SASH 2020) Conference

Dr. Vidya Jha, Assistant Medical Administrator and Consultant/Asst. Professor, Cytogenetics, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, was awarded second prize for poster presentation on “Utilization Review and Sustaining Process Efficiency in MRI – Connecting the dots, the DMAIC Approach” at Safe and Sustainable Hospitals (SASH 2020) held at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi during February 21 - 23, 2020.

Amrita Students Win Prizes at 7th National Conference SILEX 2019

B. Sc. and M. Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology students of Amrita Health Sciences Campus, Kochi, won prizes at various competitions held in connection with SILEX 2019, 7th National Conference, conducted by the Students Association of Medical Laboratory Technologists (SAMT). The event was held at MIMS Calicut, from December 13-14, 2019.