Rela Hospital to Provide Free Telehealth Service to Primary Health Centres in Chengalpattu Districts

~ Thiru A R Rahul Nath, District Collector of Chengalpattu Inaugurated a weeklong free cardiac camp through PHC’s on the occasion of World Heart day ~


Chennai, 29th September 2021: Rela Hospital, a Multi-Speciality Quaternary Care Hospital at Chrompet, Chennai in collaboration with Government of Tamil Nadu launched Telehealth services at  primary health centers in Chengalpattu districts. Thiru A R Rahul Nath, District Collector of Chengalpattu launched the telehealth services and inaugurated one-week free cardiac camp through Primary health centers in Chengalpattu  one the occasion of World Heart Day in the presence of Dr Arumugam, Sr Consultant, Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery, Rela Hospital, Dr. V. Narendra Kumar, Sr Consultant, Interventional Cardiology, Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, Rela Hospital & Dr. Kamalakannan, Consultant, Transplant Anesthesia & Intensive Care, Rela Hospital


Rela Hospital Telehealth team will be available through Telehealth contact number 04466667777 and the contact number  will be made available at Primary Health centers in Chengalpattu district. People in and around primary health centers can dial and get connected to Rela Hospital and its cardiologist at any time. On the occasion of World Heart day, Rela Hospital in  continuum to provide international healthcare services across to the common man organised one-week free cardiac camp starting today to encourage the common man to avail this service, through  the Primary Health Centers.


Thiru A R Rahul Nath, District Collector, Chengalpattu, said, `Telehealth services are the need of the hour, being under the pandemic situation for the past couple of years and people are not coming out even to check their health conditions due to the fear they undergo. I appreciate the Rela Hospital and the management for taking a step in making life easy for the general public by rendering their service digitally.”


Dr Arumugam, Sr Consultant, Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery, Rela Hospital, said, `This Government on its behalf has been doing extensive work in raising awareness and providing healthcare services to the common man. However, private institutions should also step up and support the government in this endeavour. We at Rela Hospitals have been performing complex surgeries such as heart transplants under the CMCHIS.


About Rela Hospital:

Rela Hospital, an International Medical facility, is a quaternary care hospital dedicated to fostering and responding to the needs of a diverse patient population. The hospital provides high-quality healthcare with state-of-the-art infrastructure facilities and experienced, caring medical professionals.


RIMC is designed to provide multi-specialty care with a special focus on multi-organ transplantation and critically ill patients. In addition to quaternary care in all specialties, the hospital is committed to providing day-to-day “primary and secondary care” to patients.

RIMC is a multi-super specialty hospital in a sprawling landscape of 36 acres located in Chrompet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.


  • The facility, with 450 beds inclusive of 130 critical-care beds, 14 operating rooms, and sophisticated reference laboratories and radiology services, is conveniently located close to the road, rail, and air transport.
  • RIMC is led and managed by world-renowned doctors who are committed to healthcare.
  • RIMC offers a wide spectrum of clinical care, education, and research.
  • RIMC is driven by patient needs, comfort, and trust.