The Nizam’s Institute of medical sciences or NIMS is an established state medical college that was founded in the year 1961. Later on, under the Nizam’s Institute of medical sciences act of 1989, the institute was converted into a fully fledged research cum medical institute.
The institute caters a whole plethora of highly equipped departments. These include Anaesthesiology & IC, Biochemistry, Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology, Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology &
Metabolism, General Medicine, Haematology, Hospital Administration, Medical Gastroenterology, Medical Genetics, Medical Oncology, Microbiology, Nephrology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Nuclear Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Oral Health Sciences, Orthopedic, Pathology, Physiotherapy, Plastic & reconstructive Surgery, Pulmonary Medicine, Radiation Oncology, Radiation & Imageology, Rheumatology, Surgical Gastroenterology, Surgical Oncology, Transfusion Medicine, Urology, Vascular & Endovascular Surgery.
The hospital also encompasses a 24/7 emergency block that was established in 2012. The trauma unit itself contains an infrastructure of 96 beds. Along with this, there are 3 intensive care units that have the ability to come into action in case of any disasters. The emergency wing of the hospital has 2 major and 1 minor operation theatres that are supported by a 24 hour service of the blood bank and medical laboratories.
In order to help as many patients as possible, the hospital owns 40 large wards that are differentiated into the general ward, intensive care unit, postoperative wards and special wards. The research center of the hospital aims to nutrient young minds in the field of medicine. For this, the hospital offers the following courses.
○ Broad specialty like MD/MS.
○ Broad specialty like DNB
○ Super specialty DM/ MCh
○ Super specialty DNB
○ A part time course of PG Diploma in clinical research.
○ Bachelor of Science in Nursing
○ Master of Science in Nursing
○ Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)
○ Master of Physiotherapy (MPT)
● Hospital management – Master of hospital management (MHM)
● PG Diploma in Paramedical