Columbia Asia Hospital Whitefield located in Bangalore, India, is a multi-specialty healthcare facility. The Bangalore hospital has an entire department dedicated to international patients. When an international patient arrives, a case manager will meet and greet the patient and their guests at the airport. From there, the patient will be accompanied to the hospital or guest housing. The International Patient department can also take care of paperwork such as applying for and obtaining a Visa. When a patient arrives in India, they don't have to worry about going to the local Foreigners Registration office. Instead, hospital staff will take care of the registration process. Everyone at Columbia Asia Hospital wants patients and their guests to feel comfortable and concentrate on getting well. With that in mind - the staff will take care of as much as possible to minimize stress and distraction. When treatment ends, a patient may be able to travel back to their home country. Post-discharge visits can be completed by email, teleconference, and video conference.