SPS Hospitals inaugurated by the Honourable Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh in the august presence of His Holiness Sri Satguru Jagjit Singh Ji.
The region's first state of the art telemedicine unit was commissioned at SPS Hospitals, Ludhiana. The centre was inaugurated by the Honourable Chief Minister of Punjab, Capt. Amaninder Singh. SPS Hospitals performs many first of its kinds and rare surgeries like, Simultaneous Hip Replacement Surgery, Awake Craniotomy, Off Pump Cardiac Surgery and Heart Surgery to cure Tetralogy of Fallot on a 7 year old child.
SPS Hospitals get accredited by Joint Commission International, USA and becomes the first hospital in South East Asia to be accredited by Joint Commission International within 2 years of operations. SPS Hospitals becomes the first hospital in the region to introduce Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery and offer a multidisciplinary support group for obese patients. SPS Hospitals performs simultaneous Cardiac and Hip Replacement Surgeries on a 75 year old man, a case which was never reported in medical literature anywhere in the world.
SPS Hospitals becomes one of the first hospitals in region to offer Mini Incision Hip Replacement Surgery. The Department of Neonatology at SPS Hospitals successfully treats Indias youngest premature baby (at 24 weeks gestation).
SPS Hospitals successfully performs over 100 Bariatric Surgeries with exceptional and world class clinical outcomes.
SPS Hospitals gets re-accredited by the Joint Commission International, USA. SPS Hospitals becomes the first hospital in the region to launch the Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Program, a breakthrough procedure for performing cardiac surgeries.
SPS Hospitals is rated as the Best Commercial Building in Punjab by the Punjab Energy Development Agency. SPS Hospitals launches"Stroke Club", the first of its kind Support Group bringing together stroke specialists, rehabilitation experts, stroke survivors and patients. The Department of Vascular Surgery at SPS Hospitals conducts a rare surgery to save a man"s life through a technique not attempted by many hospitals across the world.
SPS Hospitals becomes a part of Transplant Institutes, the world's largest and most trusted program in solid organ transplantation. SPS Hospitals is the only hospital in the region and amongst the very few in the country to launch the Division of Interventional Neuroradiology.
SPS Hospitals gets accredited by the Joint Commission International, USA. The Blood Bank of SPS Hospitals gets accredited by the National Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers (NABH) and is the first blood bank in the region to receive this prestigious accreditation. SPS Hospitals becomes one of the few hospitals in India to launch Paediatric Cardiology Services.
State of the art Dialysis Centre launched at Model Town Ludhiana. The Swaach Haath Swasth Bharat Campaign launched by SPS Hospitals in order to create awareness regarding hand hygiene. SPS wins the FICCI Healthcare Excellence Award for Patient Safety for its Tracheostomy Care Nurse Program.