Jammu, Apr 25: To mark the completion of two years of functioning of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, Kakryal, a PET CT facility was launched at this Hospital today.
Governor N. N. Vohra, Chairman of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, inagurated the PET CT Scan facility at this tertiary care Hospital in the presence of Dr. Devi Shetty, Founder and Chairman of Narayana Health; Dr. S. S. Bloeria, Member Shrine Board; Mr. B. B. Vyas, Board Member and Chairman of Governing Body of the Hospital; and Mr. Umang Narula, Principal Secretary to the Governor and CEO of the Shrine Board.
The Governor and Dr. Shetty viewed the PET CT facility and interacted with the doctors about its functioning.
The PET CT facility, not presently available in the Jammu region, will immensely help in the detection of cancer and other serious ailments. The introduction of this facility will enable the delivery of the entire range of cancer related services at the Narayana Super Speciality Hospital and provide affordable health care in the Jammu region.