KOTTAYAM: The Kottayam Emergency Medical Services (KEMS) will take care of victims of accidents, sudden and serious injury and illness within the Kottayam Municipality.
KEMS, jointly sponsored by the Indian Orthopaedic Association, Madhya Kerala Orthopaedic Club and Kottayam District Police, will be inaugurated by the Chief Minister, Mr Oomman Chandy, at DC Auditorium on Sunday. World Trauma Day will also be observed.
All major multi-speciality public and private hospitals in the area are included in the KEMS network. Depending on the success of this venture in Kottayam, it will be replicated in Kochi and Kozhikode. KEMS can be contacted on phone number 3959110.