KOCHI / December 14, 2022: Amrita Hospital, Kochi, has won the ‘Made in Kerala’ Awards 2022 by FICCI as the best hospital in the category of the ‘Best Medical Institution above 500 Beds.’
Dr. Dinesh T.A, Hospital Administrator, Professor & HOD, Dept. of Hospital Administration, Amrita Hospital, received the Award on behalf of the institution from Shri. KN Balagopal, Honorable Minister for Finance, Government of Kerala.
The ‘Made in Kerala’ Awards from FICCI honor the best performers from the state in various business sectors, which have exhibited high standards of excellence. A jury comprising economists and leading personalities selected the awardees from each category.
Said Dr. Prem Nair, Group Medical Director, Amrita Hospitals, Kochi, “in this 25th year of excellence in the healthcare industry of ours, we are delighted and honored to have received this prestigious award from FICCI. It is a recognition of the high standards of excellence in healthcare that we offer to thousands of patients every day. The dedication and commitment to ensuring medical excellence and optimum outcomes by our staffs is significant in this achievement and would not have been possible without their hard work.”
Dr. Dinesh T.A, Hospital Administrator, Professor & HOD, Dept. of Hospital Administration, Amrita Hospital, Kochi added that, “Amrita Hospital is one of the largest Quaternary Care University Teaching Hospital in Kerala that caters to an average of 1 million outpatients every year, along with more than 76,000 in-patients. Over 22,000 surgeries are conducted annually at the university teaching hospital that has a captive student strength of more than 3,000 students. It holds the distinction of being a highly regarded academic institution in the medical field with more than 400 publications per year.”