Overview of SMF
Sundaram Medical Foundation (SMF) is synonymous with Excellence in Healthcare. From providing remarkable turnarounds in diagnostic and tests to facilitating the treatment of patients with the most advanced healthcare, coming-of-age infrastructure and technology that enables seamless patient recovery and delight. Boasting 191 beds in Anna Nagar, Chennai, India, Sundaram Medical Foundation is a not-for-profit Multi Speciality General Hospital.
Promoted by the Sundaram Finance Group as a trust in November 1990, SMF has substantial depth within the broad specialities offering secondary health care which gives it the ability to ensure early detection and treatment of diseases, followed by referral to specialised centres, if required, for tertiary care. With a workforce of 850 staff and 150 medical professionals, the hospital provides free medical treatment to 30% of its Outpatients and 15% of its Inpatients.
It also provides medical training for para-medicals, such as Physiotherapy & Nutritional Support Service Internship, and also conducts conferences like Academy for Continuing Medical Education (ACME) and Focussed Overviews Reviews & Updates in Medicine (FORUM).
SMF will provide Quality Health Care which is:
It operates in an environment that is clean, caring and responsive to the patient’s needs and serves as a Role Model of the Health Care Delivery System in India. In its years of service to the community, We are proud that SMF continues with a series of expansion and enhancement initiatives that will advance the vision of our founder.
Sundaram Medical Foundation is the brainchild of Dr S. Rangarajan, created to cater to the community with a hospital that provides high-quality, cost-effective, community-centered care in an environment of transparency, trust and patient communication. His foresight resulted in the founding of the Sundaram Medical Foundation (SMF), which is now a “role model” for Indian healthcare delivery.
SMF is committed to providing Quality healthcare services to meet the requirements of the patients and provide ‘Total Patient Satisfaction. We achieve this by:
- Accredited under NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & healthcare Providers).
- ISMS: The first hospital in India to be certified under the standard ISO/ IEC 27001:2013 –- Information Security Management Systems.
- NABL (National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories) certified hospital-based laboratory services in Biochemistry, Microbiology, Clinical Pathology and Histopathology in Chennai under the standard ISO 15189:2012.