Mahavir Arogya Sansthan is a charitable, philanthropic, state-of-the-art organization, sponsored and controlled by Mahavir Temple Trust, Patna. The foundation stone of the Sansthan was laid by the Respected Shankarcharya of Dwarika Peeth Swami Swarupanand Jee on 7th of November, 1988. It started functioning from 1st of January, 1989 in a rented building at Kidwaipuri, Patna. Subsequently, it was shifted to Kankarbagh - the largest colony of Patna with population of poor and middle class families. Initially, the Sansthan started functioning as an OPD Hospital till December 2005. On pressing demand and increasing number of patients, the Temple Trust purchased the land and building ( old nursing home of Late Dr. S.N. Upadhyay) and took on lease the adjacent building (old Hotel Jayasarmin ) to start all super-specialty services and its own 60 bedded indoor hospital.
A vision of Acharya Kishore Kunal Ji, the first venture of Health services of Mahavir Temple Trust, Mahavir Arogya Sansthan was established with objective of providing the best possible medicare with ultramodern techniques in all the specialties and superspecialities to the poor and the middle class families at affordable cost. With the increasing cost of medicines, investigation charges and superspeciality services it was becoming extremely unaffordable for the everyone to avail these facilities. The main aim of the sansthan was to hep everyone to get the ultramodern treatment from they were debarred due to economic status.
- Under National programme medicines are provided to tuberculosis patients (DOTS programme) and Leprosy patients (MDT) as per Govt. of India guideline.
- Facilities for vaccination against all vaccine preventable diseases is available in the Sansthan. Free Immunization is done for Polio and measles. DPT and BCG
The Sansthan also takes part voluntarily in Vitamin A campaigns, AIDS control, Iron distribution for pregnant women, Breast feeding programmes.
Free community welfare and Blind relief camps are regularly held by the Sansthan.
The Sansthan is empaneled by
- C.G.H.S. (Central Govt. Health Scheme)
- ESIC (Employees State Insurance Corporation)
- BEPC (Bihar Education Project Council)
- ISO 9001-2008 certified Organization
Heart and Hand for the Handicapped
Heart and Hand for the Handicapped (HHH) is a not-for-profit organization that raises funds to support differently able children with physical and mental challenges such as polio, cerebral palsy, autism, Down's syndrome and blindness and other vision problems in India and the US. HHH was founded in 1971 by five South Asian ladies who wanted to make a difference in the lives of differently able children in India. The organization is run by volunteers who lend their expertise in different areas.
Correction of disabilities of less-able children, immunization and other welfare related activities for them like free tri-cycle distribution is done by the Mahvir Arogya Sansthan in association with Heart and Hand for the Handicapped. Heart and Hand for the Handicapped (HHH) annually assists the Sansthan financially for this wonderful cause.
Further information about the wonderful humanitarian work done by them can be found on their website: http://www.hhhonline.org/
Governing Body Member
Justice N.N. Singh (Retd.)
Sri Pradip Jain
SMT. Mahashweta Maharathi
Justice Sadanand Mukherjee
Sri Jiya Lal Arya, IAS(Rtd.)
Sri R.S. Gandhi
SRI NARMADESHWAR Pd. SIngh (Adv.)
Dr. S.N.P. Sinha
SRI SHASHI BHUSHAN VERMA
Dr. S.C. Mishra, IAS (Rtd.)
Dr. S.C. Mishra, IAS (Rtd.)
Dr. Pranawa Kumar