Home Health Heart Team Approach introduced at Ivy to provide patient-centric care-Dr Bedi

Heart Team Approach introduced at Ivy to provide patient-centric care-Dr Bedi

Heart Team Approach introduced at Ivy to provide patient-centric care-Dr Bedi
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Heart Team Approach introduced at Ivy to provide patient-centric care-Dr Bedi

Jasbir Kapoor/ royalpatiala.in/ Panchkula 

Ivy Hospital, Panchkula on Friday announced the launch of ‘Heart Team Approach’ for the management of complex heart and vascular diseases.

Addressing a press conference today, Dr. Japnit Singh, director of Ivy Hospital here stated that this concept is gaining popularity all over the world to provide holistic and ethically correct treatment to patients suffering from various cardio vascular diseases.

Heart Team Approach introduced at Ivy to provide patient-centric care-Dr Bedi

Dr. Harinder Singh Bedi, director of cardio vascular said that the management of complex cardiovascular disease has changed with the development of new strategies of care.

Dr Bedi further said that applying all the scientific information and making it useful for the patient and family have assumed central importance. To facilitate this process of patient centric evidence-based care, a multidisciplinary heart team has been setup at Ivy, he informed.

The objective of the team is to provide patient-centric care where family and the patients can participate in decisions. Dr Bedi explained.

 

The team will consist of cardio vascular surgeon, interventional cardiologist , a clinical/non-invasive  cardiologist, cardiac anesthetist and a critical care expert. Whenever a complex situation arises the team comes into action to discuss appropriate line of treatment by involving patient’s family too.

Heart Team Approach introduced at Ivy to provide patient-centric care-Dr Bedi

Dr. Rakesh Sharma and Dr. Rajat Jain both interventional cardiologists informed that the team would apply a scientific criteria to decide on line of treatment based on medical guidelines to reach on a treatment option.

About Dr. Harinder Singh Bedi

Dr. Harinder Singh Bedi is the Head of CardioVascular , Thoracic and Endovascular Surgery in CMC College & Hospital Ludhiana, Punjab, India.Dr. Bedi has done his Schooling in 1974 from St Joseph’s Academy, Dehra Dun and has scored 8 points (83%).He had done his MBBS in 1981 from MGM Medical College Indore and was awarded as the Best Outgoing student.He received 10 Gold Medals.He further completed his MCh (Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery) in 1988 from PGI Chandigarh. In active cardio-vascular practise post super specialisation for over 18 years.

Dr. Bedi worked as a Registrar at the St Vincents Hospital in Sydney and in Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children , Sydney, Australia.He was also a Former Senior Consultant Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi and from its inception Started Cardiac Surgery programme at the Fortis Heart Institute, Mohali, Punjab.Dr. Bedi was also a Observer in Robotic Heart Surgery in Columbus University , Ohio, USA . He has performed over 9000 open heart procedures and there Results match international standards.