Jai Prakash Narayan Apex Trauma Centre (JPNATC), AIIMS – Established on 26 November 2007, the Jai Prakash Narayan Apex Trauma Centre (JPNATC) is India’s first full-fledged trauma centre to treat victims of road accidents under the stewardship of the All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi and the best integrated level 1 trauma centre. It continues to set benchmarks in patient care, both nationally and internationally.
WHO Collaborating Centre for Emergency & Trauma Care, South East Asia Region (WHO CCET – SEAR)
at Department of Emergency Medicine, Jai Prakash Narayan Apex Trauma Centre, AIIMS, New Delhi, India, came into existence in 2019. As a collaborating centre we work: –
- To strengthen and integrate emergency and trauma care services, policies and public advocacy in the primary health care system across various levels of healthcare system.
- To create awareness about cost-effective technologies.
- To build capacity at the regional, national and state-level.
The main role of the WHO collaborationg centre is to provide strategic support to the World Health Organisation to meet two main needs:
Implementing WHO’s mandated work and programme objectives.
- Developing and strengthening institutional capacity in South – East Asian countries.