Institute of Health Sciences, a pioneer institute in the state of Odisha, is a unit of Margdarsi, a non- government, non-profit charitable society that was established in 1999 by a group of benevolent people. IHS is dedicated to the welfare of the persons with disability, rehabilitation services and education in health sciences in Odisha. It has the distinction of creating comprehensive treatment facility for those having all kinds of communication disorders, Institute of Health Sciences is providing unique degree courses of rehabilitation sciences viz. " Bachelor in Physiotherapy" (BPT) and "Bachelor in Audiology and Speech Language Pathology "(BASLP) and Master in Rehabilitation Sciences in the state of Odisha. The courses are recognised by Government of Odisha, affiliated to Utkal University and approved by Rehabilitation Council of India , New Delhi. Within the first decade of its existence, IHS had earned many recognitions and appreciations for incredible performance, dedication towards the profession and the society.
Institute of Health Sciences is a recognized training center of Health and Family Welfare Department, Government. ofOdisha for medical officers and Para medical personnel. It has been associatedwith OPEPA/OCEPA in their integrated education for the disabled (IED) program. Institute of Health Sciences has empanelled itself as a referral hospital for various organizations. It is the referral hospital of all kinds of communication disorders notified in the Odisha Gazette. Institute is focusing on intervention and rehabilitation of patients with hearing problems, Neurological disorders, Muscular problem and all kinds of intellectual disabilities. It’s registered under National Trust Act, 1999, RPwD Act, 2016.
- To create a top notch of healthcare system that delivers physical, mental and spiritual health need to all socio-economic strata, locally, nationally and globally.
- To impart quality education, research, clinical services and public awareness in the field of communication disorders disability study & rehabilitation sciences.
- To Develop and Empower persons with disabilities.
- To inculcates social value and responsibilities to the faculty members and student by imparting outreach and extension activities in the neighborhood for holistic development of the society
Prof. Satyanarayan Mahapatra
" Building it big for the doctors of tomorrow... "
We don't just give students an education and experiences that set them up for success in a career. We help them succeed in their careers-to discover a field they're passionate about and dare to lead it.
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IHS under Margdarsi has undertaken many initiatives and established various institutional infrastructures in-order to enrich the organizational value and credentials.