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First-of-its-kind Johnson & Johnson Institute on Wheels Will Address India’s Needs in Surgical Education at the Doorstep

Johnson & Johnson Medical India today announced the launch of its state-of-the-art Johnson & Johnson Institute on Wheels.  This is a unique mobile training center designed to build the surgical skills of doctors, nurses, and paramedical staff to address the demands of today’s health care delivery system and provide better outcomes to patients of India.

Aligned with the Government of India’s ‘Skill India’ mission, the mobile surgical training center was inaugurated by Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Hon’ble Minister of Science & Technology, Government of India who was welcomed by Mr. Sushobhan Dasgupta, Managing Director, Johnson & Johnson Medical India & Vice President, J&J Orthopaedics, AsPac at an event held in New Delhi.

With only 6 doctors and 13 nurses per every 10,000 people, the demand for well-trained healthcare workers in India far surpasses the current supply, especially as the country’s health challenges, move from acute, communicable diseases to non-communicable chronic diseases. This is where continued education for healthcare professionals plays a crucial role in training and helping them acquire knowledge of advanced technologies and techniques.

This unique mobile training center will combine comprehensive educational programs to harness the size, reach, technological resources and rich healthcare experience of Johnson & Johnson to …

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