The Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) is a medical institute of Ranchi University in Ranchi, the capital of Jharkhand, India. The college is an autonomous body established under an act of Jharkhand Assembly and is one of the premier medical colleges in the state and India.
The college is frequently used by Jharkhand politicians who are admitted to the VIP cottages of RIMS. The institute provides free medical service along with many medicines. Developments in the field of surgery is evolving and taking the form of minimal access cosmetically sound (MACS) surgery.
Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) established on 15th of August 2002 by upgrading the then RMCH, is a much needed multi specialty referral hospital. Today developed into an ideal hospital equipped with modern medical facilities supported by sophisticated medical equipments. Its main objective is “Better Health, Better World”. The RIMS has several blocks in a multi-storied building with several medical departments equipped with necessary facilities. RIMS has about 23 departments functioning which include emergency, Blood bank, Pathology, Forensic Medicine, Orthopedic, Neurosurgery, OBST & Gynae, ENT, Eye, Anesthesiology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Skin STD & Leprosy, Radiology and etc. RIMS has several facilities like CT Scan, Emergency pathology for 24 hrs, AIDS Clinic, X-Ray, USG, Tele Medicine Deptt. Deep X-Ray unit . RIMS has its own Blood bank, Nursing School, Nursing College. At RIMS Several medical courses are running like MBBS, Post Graduate - MD, MS, MCH and Diploma. It also offers excellent radiology & pathological investigation facilities. All these put together with the positive attitude of every member of the Institute's staff, gives the Institute an extra edge and makes it the premier health care Institute of the StateTo know more about Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences, please visit their website at rimsranchi.blogspot.in/, where you can check news update, application form, exam dates, admit cards, placement drive dates, and more other important details. Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences is well known college/university among students these days.
The college has a 1500-bed multispeciality hospital with very advanced diagnostic tools. There are upcoming centres under construction like the oncology centre with the latest radiation machinery, a 150-seat dental college is about to function from the 2011 session, a cardio-thoracic surgery centre and a nephro-urology centre, all with the latest equipment.
The college has a 20-bed trauma centre, the first of its kind in eastern India. The director of RIMS is Dr. Tulsi Mahto (F.M.T.) and dean is Dr. S.N. Choudhary (Ophthalmology).