The Crescent hospital, which opened on May 1, 1997, under the auspices of Crescent Medical Centre Ltd, delivers professional healthcare to Alathur for the first time. Crescent began with 50 in-patient beds and 11 doctors, and it has since grown to a multi-purpose facility with 300 beds, 25 doctors, and 300 paramedics. Crescent plays a critical role in improving the health of the general populace in the area. They are dedicated to offering high-quality healthcare that meets approved national standards at a reasonable cost. Crescent School of Nursing and Crescent College of Nursing are located within the hospital. Their major objective is to provide immediate, efficient, and charitable medical care to the region's sick and trauma victims, as well as to raise health awareness and education. Crescent was founded in 2014 accredited as ISO 9001; 2008 Hospital.