“CHIME - CHILDRENS HEART INTERNATIONALE MIOT” is a
Charitable Trust established by MIOT Hospitals to provide
funds for FREE HEART SURGERIES FOR NEEDY CHILDREN
suffering from CONGENITAL AND RHEUMATIC HEART DISEASES.
CHIME in association with MIOT Centre for
Children’s Cardiac Care organizes free camps in and
around South India to identify underprivileged children with
congenital heart disorders and conditions whereby they are
in need of immediate or imminent heart surgeries. CHIME
reaches out to different districts not only to conduct camps
and identify needy children with free heart surgeries but
also to dispel fears and superstitions about congenital
heart diseases among people and pave the way to a healthy
life for future generations.
CHIME also organizes Free Heart Camps at MIOT Hospitals once
a year on Children's Day when children can walk in and take
advantage of a free check up, investigations and perhaps
even extend to have free treatment depending on their
It is heartening to note that in this short span of 6
years, CHIME together with MIOT Centre for
Children’s Cardiac Care have undertaken more than 500
free / subsidized heart surgeries for children
coming from poor socio-economic status.