Colaco Hospital was established in 1955 by Dr. Lydia Colaco. It is 250-bedded multi-specialty hospital which was the first private hospital in Mangalore. The hospital is located in a well-connected part of Mangalore.
Colaco Hospital has a number of specialized departments and facilities which include accident and trauma, emergency treatment, four operation theatres, an ICU, pharmacy, and a well-equipped maternity theatre. Apart from the highly efficient team of doctors treating the patients, the hospital has also made available the services of specialist doctors who remain on call for patients.
Colaco Hospital has collaborated with Royal Sundaram, an insurance company that offers comprehensive health insurance options. A health insurance
policy is a must for everyone. It acts as a financial safety net in case of sudden medical expenses. Royal Sundaram has an array of health insurance plans with different premium options that covers pre and post hospitalization expenses, 147-day care procedures, maternity expenses and are tax-exempt under section 80 (D). One of the attractive features of the policy is that in case of hospitalization due to an accident, the insured can claim up to an additional 50 percent of the sum insured. Insured individuals can also get cumulative bonus ranging from 5 to 50 percent for every claim-free year. The company has a tie-up with over 3000 hospitals across India that offer cashless treatments to the insured. The other features include lifetime renewal option and a claims process that is ISO-certified.