Sankalp Program for Thalassemia Management

Vision

Each thalassemia patient should receive appropriate and adequate care and management irrespective of their financial status with the goal of restoring the quality and normalcy of their life.

About the Program

Thalassemia is a genetic blood disorders the individuals suffering from which do not produce blood. They depend on blood transfusions throughout their life. With proper care and treatment the patients can live a near normal life.

However, most individuals suffering from thalassemia die before celebrating their 18th birthday. There are 60,000 individuals with thalassemia major in India and 10,000 new births each year. Cost on management of thalassemia in private setup is estimated upwards from Rs 1,00,000/- per year in India. Because of high costs of management, inadequate care and management, lack of focus on treatment and incidence based treatment these children lose the battle against the disease at an early age.

Sankalp Program for Thalassemia Cure offers end to end management of thalassemia to each child in need. The following outlines the structure of the program:

 

Key features of our program

Key Features

Key features of our program

Our Centers

Thal Day Care, Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore

IGICH

 

Project Samraksha, Rashtrotthana Parishat, Bangalore

Project Samraksha, Rashtrotthana Parishat, Bangalore

 

Jai Shivshakti Center For Thalassemia, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum

Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum

 

Wenlock District Hospital, Mangalore

Wenlock District Hospital, Mangalore

 

Samraksha IGICH KLE Belgaum
Total Patients 348 244 201
Total Patient Visits on Nov-2017 452 321 248
Total Transfusions on Nov-2017 530 373 238
Avg. Pre-Hb on Nov-2017 9.2 9.4 8.9

Thalassemia Management