Paalana is a humanitarian social development project of the Malabar Medical Mission, nurtured and nourished by 13 indigenous catholic groups namely,
Paalana Institute of Medical Sciences, is situated in an eco-friendly area, near Palakkad town. Paalna has a well maintained spacious garden and a tiny bird sanctuary and Rest Huts.
Our institution is spread out in an area of 25 acres which has several structures to meet all needs of a well equipped Medical Institution. Our central building has three finished floors with an area of more than 1,70,000 sq. feet. This is a Multi-Super Speciality Hospital with all modern facilities together with 24 hours Casuality, Clinical Laboratory, CT Scanning Center, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy Department etc. We have spacious Reception, Registration Countres. We have a capacity of 175 beds. General Wards, Single Rooms, Semi Deluxe and Deluxe Rooms are available for the patients.
Our Institution is equipped with a full fledged Operation Theatre Complex constituting 5 Theatres with all necessary modern facilities. We have Medical ICU, Surgical ICU, Neuro ICU, Neonatal ICU and Toxicology ICU with well equipped facilities. We also have a neat and hygienic Canteen within the campus.
From the very beginning Paalana is supported and encouraged by so many well wishers and friends. Paalana is indeed indebted to our dearest sponsors in and around Palakkad. Our Sponsors come together at least twice in every year to continue their guidance and support.
Paalana has association of "Fellowship Members" also. Our Fellowship units are also working in and around Palakkad. They are also attached to each and every development of Paalana.
During the Decennial year of Paalana, we formed a privileged group, namely Decennial Members.
Paalana has also a group of Green Card Holders who are also associated with the activities of hospital.
We have been given the best Medical Institution award for two consecutive years from Pollution Control Board, Government of Kerala.
With much concern about the environment we have set up a modern waste disposal plant and waste water treatment plant with up-to-date technology, as per the norms of the government departments.
Our vision is Providence Translated
Our Mission is to provide quality treatment with pride and passion.
I have come to heal and sick (St. Mathew 12:9)
Care, Commitment, Compassion.
Going beyond medicine to make an individual healthy.
Benefits uncompromising to humanity.