Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences (BHIMS), was established under the umbrella of The Bombay Hospital Trust. The Bombay Hospital Trust was constituted on 06th September 1949, as a Public Charitable Trust registered under the Bombay Public Trust Act 1950.
The main purpose of setting up a hospital by the Chairman, Shri Rameshewardas Birla, the doyen of the Birla Family , a leading industrialist in India was – in his words : “The rich can get medical care anywhere because they can afford it, the poor obviously cannot pay for it. Therefore, it should be the endeavor of the Bombay Hospital to render the same level of service to the poor that the rich could get in a good hospital “.
To provide professional medical education and enhance the skill of students, Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences (BHIMS) was started in April 1990 under the able leadership of Late Dr. B. K. Goyal as Dean, who was an Internationally renowned Cardiologist.
BHIMS is a Post Graduate Institute and is only one of its kind in the private sector in India.
The Institute constitutes total 05 MD courses (General Medicine, Paediatrics, Anaesthesiology, Radiology and Pathology) 04 MS Courses (General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology and Obstretrics & Gynaecology), 03 DM courses (Cardiology, Neurology and Nephrology) and 03 M.Ch. Courses (Neurosrugery, Urology and CVTS).
The Institute was affiliated to University of Bombay and later it was transferred to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik.
Since its inception, around 925 students have successfully completed their PG courses and have marked themselves as a successful medical practitioner, nationally and globally.
Charity and the pursuit of excellence are the two fundamental ideals that provide us the impetus to focus on the well being of the patient who is our primary responsibility. We have an obligation to provide the best possible treatment, delivered most efficiently, in the shortest possible time span and at minimum cost.
The Bombay Hospital has 725 beds, of which 300 beds are free and another 150 beds are heavily subsidised. About 60% of the operations performed by our surgeons are free or against very nominal charges. Every year, about 100,000 patients take advantage of our free OPD.
On this bedrock of charity we are relentlessly building the bedrock of excellence in the Hospital by continuously refurbishing its spaces, installing the most modern medical equipment and injecting professionalism and dedication in our management team, so that our world class doctors can discharge their duties and responsibilities in an academically stimulating and hassle-free environment.
Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences (BHIMS) has been in the forefront of providing post graduate medical education since 1990.
Known for the highest standard of medical education and patient care, the Institution has been marked highly by PG students. With dedicated and skilled faculty, upto date infrastructure, library facilities and skilled laboratories, students get hands on experience. The Institution has been attracting students from various parts of India. About 900 students have graduated from this PG teaching institution, have been successfully practicing their respective branches and have achieved high positions amongst their peers and some are leading academicians in India and beyond.
Located in the South of Mumbai, this is a unique trust Institution, which is affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik, and the admissions are carried out through national and state level competitive examination.
The aim of BHIMS is to provide excellent opportunities to the students’ career in various PG disciplines to gain contemporary knowledge, true
to its mission at BHIMS, it has been our constant endeavour to train competent, compassionate and caring physicians for the future of medicine in India.