New Delhi, March 12, 2018: 215 beds are available for patients in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Trauma Centre, Delhi.

Admission to the inpatient ward is based on availability of beds and patients are admitted as per need/acuity of care as decided by triage protocol. In case of non-availability of beds, patients are referred to other hospitals in Delhi with similar trauma & emergency care facilities only after stabilization of patient.

The details of patients registered during the last three years in AIIMS Trauma Centre and patients referred to other hospitals are as under:

Year Casualty Attendance Total Admission Referred to other hospital
2015 67044 5192 2183
2016 69551 5373 3017
2017 72819 6572 3310

Construction work for Vertical expansion of Trauma Centre with a provision of 77 Beds with Modular ICU has been completed.

The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Sh Ashwini Kumar Choubey stated this in a written reply in the Lok Sabha here today.