NIZAMS INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (NIMS) is one of the best Medical institute in Hyderabad,which is a University established under the Act of Andhra Pradesh State Legislature.
NIMS is located at the prime centre of the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, and spread over an area of about 23 acres. It has the constructed area of more than six lakh sq.ft. The recently constructed giant structure, i.e., Millennium Block, itself has added an area of about one sixth of the total space. This Institute extends its services through 27 Departments. Out of them, 14 are Super and Broad Specialties and others are Supporting Departments.
The Institute has a bed strength of 946 beds, out of which 603 are in General Wards, 166 in private rooms and 177 in emergency and post operative care. The average number of out-patients visiting the hospital per day is about 1100, and the number of in-patients admitted per day is about 90. The average bed occupancy is over 80%.
As on date, this University has a cadre strength of about 2154 staff members. which includes Faculty-149, Residents-90, Registrars & Senior Registrars-90, Medical Officers & Senior Medical Officers-14, College of Nursing & School of Nursing-8, Offcers-14, Ministerial-156, Paramedical-308, Nursing-504, Class IV-137, Consolidated Staff-134, Fesey workers ? about 550 and the remaining for other categories. Interestingly NIMS has been consistently maintaining a very good patient doctor ratio of about 3:1.