- Only hospital inGirSomnath and Junagadh districtsto receivethis healthcare certificate
- NABH is a constituent board of Quality Council of India
Ambuja Cements Ltd run Ambujanagar Multispeciality Hospital has been conferred with the prestigious Pre-Accreditation (Entry Level) Certificate by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH), a recognition that strengthens Company’s commitment to drive prosperity in rural communities. It is the only hospital in the entire Gir Somnath and Junagadh districts to obtain accreditation certificate – that confirms patient safety and quality of healthcare are in compliance with the NABH Standards.
The assessment team of NABH – a constituent board of Quality Council of India – evaluated the healthcare being provided to patients, safety standards and services in the hospital before granting certification under Pre-Accreditation Entry Level – Hospital program which is valid till October 2020.
Delighted over the certification, Ambuja Cement MD&CEO Ajay Kapur said, “We take great pride in this recognition. It is yet another testimony for the stellar work being done towards offering quality healthcare to create healthier communities. The Company lays equal emphasis on both business growth and communities’ development. In fact, communities around our operations give us the license to operate. Therefore, the health and well-being of not just our employees but the communities are equally significant.”
Established in 2016 at the Company’s mother plant in Kodinar, Gir Somnath, this hospital with the Vision – To establish the hospital into the most admired healthcare institution for patients and care providers alike – has a capacity of 64 beds; and offers state-of-the-art facilities. It is one of the most admired health institutions in the region and provides affordable services – diagnostic services, ambulatory care services, emergency services, critical care units, surgical suites and inpatient department. It serves both employees as well as communities around the plant.
“Ambuja Cement shall continue its endeavours to enable people lead healthier lives. This recognition motivates us to deliver even better healthcare and scale up our contribution to support the Government’sefforts that have recently taken a giant leap towards providing accessible and affordable healthcare,”added MrKapur.The hospital now aims to further improve its quality to reach the pre-accreditation (progressive level) and full-time accreditation.
In addition, Ambuja Cement through its CSR arm Ambuja Cement Foundation has been over the years implementing the Health and Sanitation intervention – a need-based program – to foster prosperity in communities across India.