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Lanka Hospitals tops in LMD’s Most Awarded Entities

Lanka hospitals topped the healthcare sector in the Most Awarded list compiled by LMD magazine for the 2019/20 season.

Designed to rank the most awarded entities in Sri Lanka LMD has conducted this research, the first of its kind in the island, involving 204 corporate entities based on the cumulative tallies of awards received from 52 awarding bodies between January 2019 to September 2020. Having received a total of 5 awards and secured the overall rank of 67 Lanka Hospitals came first in the healthcare sector.

According to Deepthi Lokuarachchi, Group CEO, Lanka Hospitals there are three factors contributing to Lanka Hospitals’ award-winning process; an unwavering commitment to quality, service standard in healthcare and the accreditation of Joint Commission International (JCI). “Our stringent standards for quality have earned accolades and accreditations from numerous national and international agencies.”

“As a result of superior facilities, customer care and quality of service Lanka Hospitals offer, growth was experienced in terms of medical tourists during the Covid-19 pandemic even though the inbound international population was restricted. JCI is a US-based accreditation agency rates healthcare services based on several criteria related to medical as well as non-medical services.” Lanka Hospitals is the first hospital in Sri Lanka to be awarded some of the most prestigious accreditations in the world for its healthcare service standards including the Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation 6th edition and the world-respected Medical Tourism Certification from the Medical Travel Quality Alliance (MTQUA).