Crescent Medical Centre Limited (CMC) is a public limited company registered under the Companies Act (1956), India. The primary aim of the company is to promote excellence in health care and improve health awareness and education among the people living in Alathur and its peripheral premises. The company was founded as a private limited company on 1993, by a group of natives of Alathur. It was converted to a public limited company in 2000.
The first venture of CMC was establishment of Crescent Hospital in 1997. Started with a limited facility of 50 inpatient bed capacity, Crescent Hospital has grown up through years in to a full fledged Multispeciality Hospital with 300 beds capacity.
Crescent Medical Centre has also ventured into the field of Medical Education by starting a Nursing School in 2001 and a Nursing College in 2005.
Today, the Crescent Medical Centre is the foremost-established name in Palakkad district of Kerala, in the health care and health education arena.