Gautham Hospital was set up in 1970 and is one of the most sought after hospitals in Cochin. The hospital is known for its cost-effective health care services. The hospital has been recognized by the Government of India for the treatment of Central Government employees.
Some of the facilities and treatments available at Gautham Hospital include spiral CT scan, X-ray, chelation therapy, a laparoscopic clinic and treatment for osteoarthritis. The hospital also has a government approved nursing school operating within the same premises.
Gautham Hospital is a network hospital affiliated with Royal Sundaram, an insurance company that offers comprehensive health insurance options. A health insurance policy has become a must for everyone in this day and age where medical treatments are expensive. One of the attractive features of the policies is that in case of accident related hospitalization, 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. Royal Sundaram has an array of health insurance
plans with different premium options that cover pre and post hospitalization expenses, 147-day care procedures, and maternity expenses. Investment in these policies is tax-exempt under section 80 (D). Apart from Gautham Hospital, Royal Sundaram has a tie up with over 3000 hospitals across India that offers cashless treatments to the insured. The other features include lifetime renewal option and a claims process that is ISO-certified.