Health Shri AnanthKumar has established eKshema healthcare Kiosks- first of its kind in India. Located in 18 BBMP health centres of the constituency they provide medical diagnosis at a very nominal cost. For example, the patients can get their BP checked for Rs.5, an ECG for Rs.25, and blood test for Rs.10. Over 50 free eye camps established all over the constituency. These camps have carried out examination of over 17,000 people, provided spectacles to over 5,600 and made arrangements for free eye surgery to over 1,600 people all at an affordable rate. Introduced low premium Arogya Chetana Cashless Mediclaim group insurance facility for schoolchildren inaugurated by Dr APJ Kalam. This has helped thousands of needy children availing minor as well as major operations. He has been instrumental in the setting up of Shankara Cancer Hospital, Bangalore. A state-of-art 400 bedded charitable cancer Hospital, the biggest South India that has pioneered in making Cancer treatment affordable for everyone. It has earmarked 10% of its facilities to give free treatment to the needy. Established and successfully operating (since 1999) a unique blood donation portal www.raktadan.org. Tens of thousands of patients have benefited from this portal. Along with Friends welfare Organization, actively involved in conducting free plastic surgery camps each year(since 1997). Internationally renowned doctors from all over the world have been conducting surgeries for the last 17 years benefitting stove burns, acid victims, cliff lip patients etc. Organized free heart surgeries for children & aged with the active support of NGOs bringing in doctors from hospitals such as Manipal, Jayadeva and Narayan Hrudayalaya. Funded a fully equipped mobile eye care center of Lions Super-specialty Eye hospital through the MP Fund.