IJN ( National Heart Institute )
No 145 Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur 50400, Malaysia
GET TO KNOW YOUR FAVOURITE CARDIAC CENTRE
IJN was established on 1st August 1992 as a heart specialist institution committed to delivering advanced standards in cardiovascular and thoracic medicine for adult and paediatric heart patients. Since the foundation of the institute, IJN has treated over 4 million patients and gained recognition as one of the leading Cardiovascular and Thoracic Health Centre in the region.
Today IJN provides a full range of cardiac services. The institute also houses a number of associated cardiac treatment clinics.
The institute is staffed by an experienced and committed team of specialist cardiologist, surgeons, anaesthesiologists, paramedics and clinical support staff. The medical staff are fully supported by the modern technology allowing IJN to treat the most complicated cases.
To ensure IJN continues to be the leading heart institution in the region there are a number of on-going support training schemes and a series of research and development activities. We had the privilege of collaborating with leading international medical establishments such as the UK’s Papworth Hospital and the Herz-und in Germany, allowing IJN to introduce modern clinical techniques.
l Outpatient Services
l Inpatient Services
l Non Invasive Cardiac Laboratory (NCL)
l Invasive Cardiac Laboratory (ICL)
l Paediatric Cardiac Imaging
l Congenital Cardiac Surgery
INTERNATIONAL PATIENT CENTRE (IPC)
For international patients, IJN provides the service of an International Patient Centre or IPC. The IPC will be able to assist you on the following matters:
· Medical co-ordination
· Hospital Admissions and Discharges
· Meet & Greet and Airport transfer
· Travel-related assistance
· Intepreter services
· Evacuation and repatriation services
International Patient Centre is located at the 6th Floor of Block A at National Heart Institute, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
SERVICES & FACILITIES:
- Health and Wellness
- Support Services
· Dietetics & Food Services
· Radiology Services
· Laboratory Services
· Non Invasive Cardiac Lab
· Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
· INR Clinic
· Quit Smoking Clinic
· Renal Denervation Screening Clinic
· Diabetes Lifestyle Clinic
· Cardiothoracic Surgery
Facilities – IJN Facilities includes Premier Suites to General Ward Beds.
PAEDIATRIC & CONGENITAL HEART CENTRE
About Paediatric & Congenital Heart Centre
Institut Jantung Negara ( IJN ) set up the Paediatric and Congenital Heart Centre (PCHC) in September 2012 as a One-Stop centre for all paediatric and congenital heart patients. With its facilities and infrastructure, this centre provides comprehensive care for babies, children and adolescents with heart disease as well as adults with congenital heart disease. PCHC aims to be the preferred referral centre for treatment of paediatric and congenital heart conditions.
Since the establishment of the PCHC, treatment of paediatric and congenital cases in IJN is more streamlined. With the improved process flow in each service area, patients and their caregivers can be assured a fast response and low waiting times. Thanks to a dedicated team of cardiologists, surgeons, anaesthetists, nurses and allied health personnel under the centre, patients receive the best treatment possible.
PCHC offers integrated services to care for a patient from when they are a foetus, through infancy, childhood and adolescence. When they reach adulthood, patients are referred to the Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinics which offers services for those above the age of 18.
Apart from general paediatric and adult congenital clinics, PCHC also has specialized clinics for example:- l Paediatric Congenital Arrhythmias and Pacemaker l Pulmonary Hypertension l Marfan Syndrome and Aortopathy l Foetal Cardiac Services l Pregnancy and heart disease
PCHC now encompasses:
· Outpatient clinic for both paediatric and adult congenital heart disease patients
· Two wards with a total of 52 beds for both paediatric and adult congenital patients.
· A 24-bed paediatric and congenital cardiac intensive care unit
· Three dedicated operating theatres with equipment specialised to the needs of younger children and congenital heart patients.
· A dedicated paediatrics non-invasive lab for imaging, pacemaker review and exercise testing
· Invasive cardiac catheterization laboratory for diagnostic and interventional treatment
NADI PCHC ( Support Group )
Nadi PCHC was founded in 2014 by PCHC (Paediatric & Congenital Heart Centre) department after realise the important of connection between parents who had children with heart disease.
It is a patient-centric organisation working for the betterment of all paediatric and congenital heart patients, regardless of whether they are seeking treatment or patients with complex Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) who’s not amendable for any intervention and treated conservatively.
This is a volunteer group working as support network among parents of children with heart disease children and those with clinical expertise in the learning and growing process.
Vision – THE PREFERRED PAEDIATRIC & CONGENITAL HEART CENTRE
Mission – PCHC HAS AN AUTONOMY IN EXECUTING CLINICAL IMPROVEMENT INITIATIVES TARGETED FOR:- * PATIENT FOCUS * CONDUCIVE ENVIRONMENT
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(1) Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) –Duration : 2 Days
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is meant for medical personnel who manage cardiac arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies.Students will develop their abilities to recognise and treat cardiopulmonary arrest, immediately following cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS) through didactic education and direct participation in simulated situations.
(2) Basic Life Support Provider Course – Duration : 1 Day
Institut Jantung Negara (IJN), being the premier cardiac hospital, have taken the first step of public responsibility by offering Basic Life Support (BLS) training. Basic Life Support (BLS) is the foundation for saving lives after cardiac arrest. It is designed for healthcare professionals as well as public to provide emergency care to patients in a wide variety of settings, and teaches both singlerescuer and team basic life support skills for application in pre-hospital and in-facility settings.
(3) Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course – Duration : 2 Days
The Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider Course is designed for healthcare providers who initiate and direct basic through advanced life support. Course concepts are designed to be used throughout the stabilization and transport phases for both in-hospital and out-ofhospital pediatric emergencies. In this course, students will enhance their skills in the evaluation and management of an infant or child with respiratory compromise, circulatory compromise, or cardiac arrest.
HOW DO YOU JUDGE QUALITY IN HEALTHCARE?
Quality can be measured in many different ways. While there is no universal agreement about which method should be used, the following are often cited as the best indicators to determine whether or not you receive quality care for your medical condition.
· Is the hospital rated highly by consumer groups?
· Does the hospital have experience and success with your condition?
· Is the hospital covered by your health plan?
· Does the hospital review and continuously improve its own quality of care?