Published on December 24th, 20131
Mumbai hospital wins top honours at India Healthcare Awards 2013
The PD Hinduja National Hospital was awarded top prize for being India’s best multispeciality hospital, in the national capital yesterday.
India Healthcare Awards by ICICI Lombard & CNBC TV18 recognised PD Hinduja National Hospital and Medical Research Centre in Mumbai as the Best Multispecialty Hospital – Megapolis for this year. The India Healthcare Awards hosted every year is an initiative to honour and award centers of excellence and quality driven healthcare delivery institutions. In year 2011, PD Hinduja National Hospital was selected as the best amongst a few hundred hospitals, but this time, it beat 3,000 healthcare providers for the top spot.
The award ceremony was presided over by Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission, Montek Singh Ahluwalia, who presented the award to the hospital.
Not many people know that PD Hinduja National Hospital started off as a refugee camp clinic in 1951, and is today ranked as one of the leading multispecialty tertiary care hospitals of the country.
On the occasion, Joy Chakraborty, Senior Director, Operations said, “We are thankful to the organisers and jury members for recognising our leadership role in healthcare delivery. This award once again makes us feel proud. Our patient-centric care and value-added healthcare delivery will inspire us to further dedicate ourselves towards the trust, confidence and support shown by our patients and healthcare fraternity.”
(Picture courtesy PD Hinduja Hospital)