The Rajiv Gandhi Co-operative hospital is located on 9 acres out of 34 acres of land owned by the hospital at Kallekkad. The hospital started functioning as a full-fledged hospital in 1989. It is a 120 bedded facility that is far below the requirements of patients referred to the hospital. The hospital delivers immense care to patients, especially people belonging to the lower strata of society. They aim to provide medical care and facilities complying with all requirements of evidence-based medical and surgical care. The hospital is situated just 6 km from Palakkad town in Palakkad - Ottappalam Road. Several transportation services are easily accessible to the public, including public buses, taxis, and autos.