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IJN INTRODUCES MYVAL, THE LATEST TECHNOLOGY TO TREAT AORTIC STENOSIS

December 31, 2020

Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) has made history by being the first hospital in the ASEAN region to successfully implant an advanced man-made heart valve in a patient.

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IJN BECOMES 1ST HOSPITAL OUTSIDE US TO IMPLANT MICRA AV PACEMAKER

July 9, 2020

The National Heart Institute (IJN) has created yet another milestone in the global healthcare industry when it became the first hospital outside of the United States to implant Micra AV pacemaker, an implantable device for the treatment of a slow heart rate via pacing.

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IJN HOSPITAL PERTAMA DI RANTAU ASIA PASIFIK GUNA TEKNOLOGI MICRA AV

8 July 2020

KUALA LUMPUR: Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) melakar sejarah apabila menjadi hospital pertama di rantau Asia Pasifik melaksanakan prosedur implan menggunakan Micra AV.

Micra AV adalah alat perentak jantung micra terkecil di dunia dan tidak mengandungi wayar bagi merawat penyakit jantung perlahan.

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IJN BECOMES FIRST MEDICAL INSTITUTION OUTSIDE AMERICA TO HAVE SUCCESS IN IMPLANT OF SMALLEST

9 July 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 ― Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) will be providing home-delivery services for medications to its patients during the current movement control order (MCO).

The hospital said in a media release issue that the move was undertaken in view of reduction of outpatient hospital visits.

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Institut Jantung Negara to provide medicine home-delivery services for patients during MCO

24 Mar 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 ― Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) will be providing home-delivery services for medications to its patients during the current movement control order (MCO).

The hospital said in a media release issue that the move was undertaken in view of reduction of outpatient hospital visits.

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The National Heart Institute (IJN) has issued a statement to clarify that an individual featured in a viral video is not its member of staff. — Picture by Hari Anggara

IJN says man caught getting testy with cop in viral video not its personnel

20 Mar 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, March 20 — The National Heart Institute (IJN) has issued a statement to clarify that an individual featured in a viral video is not its member of staff.

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IJN CHANGES VISITATION HOURS, LIMITS NUMBER OF VISITORS

19 Mar 2020

The National Heart Institute (IJN) has changed its visitation hours, allowing only two visitors per patient, while children below 12 are banned from entering its premises.

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Malaysian Physiotherapists Exercise With Patients So They Don’t Get Bored In Waiting Rooms

21 FEB 2020

Waiting for hours to see a doctor at hospitals can be extremely frustrating.One Malaysian healthcare centre, however, recently came up with a creative way to combat the boredom.

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Star donors help girl get back on her feet

16 Feb 2020

KUALA LUMPUR: After a delay of close to eight years, Nur Syiffa Nasuha Mat Arif finally underwent corrective surgery thanks to donors of the Star Foundation’s Medical Fund Programme.

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IJN offers treatment to cure excessive sweating

29 Nov 2019

The National Heart Institute (IJN) provides treatment to cure excessive sweating disorder and allow people to have a better quality of life. Excessive sweating, or hyperhidrosis in medical terms, is a condition that could affect the sufferers socially and psychologically in their daily life.

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Reducing emergency treatment time for heart attacks by almost half

Jun 11, 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) mencatatkan satu lagi sejarah apabila berjaya melakukan pembedahan alih arteri yang pertama ke atas salah seorang bayi kembar Siam yang berjaya dipisahkan pada Mac.

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Siva Kumar (tengah), Hasri (kiri) dan Perunding Kardiologi (Intensif) Pediatrik IJN Dr Khairul Faizah Mohd Khalid (kanan) pada sidang media di IJN pada Isnin, 10 Jun, 2019

IJN catat sejarah lakukan pembedahan alih arteri ke atas bayi kembar siam

Jun 11, 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) mencatatkan satu lagi sejarah apabila berjaya melakukan pembedahan alih arteri yang pertama ke atas salah seorang bayi kembar Siam yang berjaya dipisahkan pada Mac.

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Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon of National Heart Institute (IJN), Dr. Sivakumar Sivalingam (left) with Head of Department Pediatric and Congenital Heart Centre IJN, Dr. Hasri Samion and Consultant Paediatrict Cardiologist of National Heart Institute (IJN), Dr. Khairul Faizah Mohd Khalid (right) during the press conference of surgical corecction of Transposition of the Great Arteries (TGA) in National Heart Institute (IJN), Kuala Lumpur. (NSTP/AIZUDDIN SAAD)

IJN catat sejarah lakukan pembedahan alih arteri ke atas bayi kembar siam

Jun 11, 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) mencatatkan satu lagi sejarah apabila berjaya melakukan pembedahan alih arteri yang pertama ke atas salah seorang bayi kembar Siam yang berjaya dipisahkan pada Mac.

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(File pix) National Heart Institute (IJN) chief executive officer Datuk Seri Dr Mohd Azhari Yakub (second from right) inspecting a First Ambulance Services vehicle at IJN, Kuala Lumpur yesterday. Pix by NSTP/Mohd Yusni Ariffin

IJN enhances heart attack emergency service

April 25, 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Heart Institute (IJN) yesterday announced an upgrade of its Heart Attack Centre here, which offers emergency treatment to those suffering from heart attacks.

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IJN rebuts Yahya’s claims

13 Mar 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Almost 80% of patients seeking treatment at the National Heart Institute (IJN) are public patients, and it certainly does not lean towards profit-driven private care, says IJN CEO Datuk Seri Dr Mohd Azhari Yakub (pic).

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IJN’s expansion plan is due to encouraging response to its services from local and foreign patients, as well as from the Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC) and the Joint Commission International (JCI).

IJN to have three branches out of KL

18 Oct 2018

LONDON: The National Heart Institute (IJN) is branching out of Kuala Lumpur to bring its world-class medical treatment and healthcare services to the people as well as enhance its role in medical tourism.

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University of Oxford’s Centre for Clinical Magnetic Resonance Research head of Clinical Trials Group and the university’s research lecturer Dr Masliza Mahmod, with (from left) National Heart Institute (IJN) chief clinical officer Datuk Dr Aizai Azan Abdul Rahim, IJN chief executive officer Datuk Seri Dr Mohd Azhari Yakub and IJN’s Private Healthcare Division operations director Datuk Dr Mohamed Ezani Md Taib during the IJN team’s visit to the university.

IJN and Oxford University to collaborate in research

19 Oct 2018

OXFORD: The National Heart Institute (IJN) is in talks with the University of Oxford’s Centre for Clinical Magnetic Resonance Research over a collaboration to expand its research works.

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INSTITUT JANTUNG NEGARA FIRST SITE IN ASIA TO CONDUCT TRIALS WITH MEDTRONIC MICRA TPS AND ATTAIN STABILITY QUAD LEFT HEART LEAD

KUALA LUMPUR, 22 JANUARY 2018

Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) today announced that it is the first hospital in Asia to conduct first in man trials with Medtronic on the Micra® Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS) IJN also announced that it is the first hospital in Asia to implant the investigational Attain Stability™ Quad MRI SureScan™ left heart lead.

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