Press Releases I Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Aster MIMS Kottakkal conferred Six Sigma Healthcare Excellence Award.

Aster MIMS Kottakkal conferred Six Sigma Healthcare Excellence Award-2019 for Innovative Start-up of the Year. Calicut, 08 January 2020: Aster MIMS Kottakkal has been conferred withSix Sigma Healthcare Excellence Award, 2019 for its innovative startups like PELD (daycare...

Aster MIMS Kottakkal conferred Six Sigma Healthcare Excellence Award-2019 forInnovative Start-up of the Year.

Calicut, 08 January 2020: Aster MIMS Kottakkal has been conferred withSix SigmaHealthcare Excellence Award, 2019 for its innovative startups like PELD (daycare procedure forbackpain) and Venaseal (daycare procedure for Varicose Vein). The award, known as the Oscarsof healthcare, was given at an event held in New Delhi on 26thDecember 2019.General BipinRawat, former Indian ArmyChief (now Chief of Defence Staff); Mr. Anurag Singh Thakur,Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs; Dr. Kirti Solanki-MP and other suchdignitaries were present at the awards ceremony.

Mr. Nithyanand (Director – Aster MIMS Kottakal), Dr. Fai zal M Ikbal (Senior Consultant – Orthopaedics), Dr. Tahsin Neduvanchery (Consultant Cardiology), and Dr. Muhammed Shareef (Senior Consultant – General Surgery) accepted the award on behalf of Aster MIMS family.

The jury followed a rigorous nomination process, tough internal and external audit, deep analysis before declaring Aster MIMS Kottakal the winner from among 698 applications received from across the world. The jury was impressed with the level of activities undertaken by the hospital management and thei r passion to change lives for better.

Commenting on the recognition, Mr. Nithyanand (Director – Aster MIMS Kottakal ) , said, “We are humbled to have been conferred with this reputed award. This will add to our motivation to continue innovating in healthcare”.

Unique procedures like Cyanoacrylate Glue Embolization treatment (Venaseal) for varicose vein performed by Dr. Muhammed Shereef, Dr.Tahsin Neduvanchery, Dr.Sumith S Malik, Senior Consultant General Surgery and another unique procedure Percutaneous En doscopic Lumbar Discectomy (PELD) for lumbar disc performed by Dr. Faizal M Ikbal, and Dr. Shaji K R, Senior consultant Neurosurgery were the elite procedures which made it to the shortlist bracket.

Such novel technologies and innovations bring about a s ea change in the way the healthcare is managed and dealt with, making the patient experience smoother and reduce the number of in – hospital stays.

About Aster MIMS – Kottakal

Aster MIMS Kottakkal is an NABH accredited multi – specialty hospital that delivers a comprehensive range of preventive, acute and outpatient services. The hospital, located in downtown Kottakkal in Kerala is ideal for people seeking treatment for various ailments, because of its excellent infrastructure and our commitment to maintain the highest standards of safety, cleanliness, integrity and honesty. Good health is an unquestionably imperative requirement of all people, and it is our first priority at Aster MIMS Kottakkal. With cutting edge technology and top – notch facilities for Trauma Care, Intensive Care and more, Aster MIMS Kottakkal continuously strives to provide holistic care to patients. All the care centres in the hospital are equipped with the latest technology that aids us in providing excellent comprehensive treatment to patients.

About Aster DM Healthcare

Aster DM Healthcare Limited is one of the largest private healthcare service providers operating in multiple GCC states and is an emerging healthcare player in India. With an inherent emphasis on clinical excellence the Compa ny is one of the few entities in the world with a strong presence across primary, secondary, tertiary and quaternary healthcare through its 25 hospitals, 115 clinics and 231 pharmacies. These are manned by our 20,329+ workforce (including approx. 1230 doct ors on fee for service basis) from across the geographies that we are present in, delivering on a simple yet strong promise to its people: “We’ll treat you well.” We reach out to all economic segments in the GCC states through our differentiated healthcare services across the “Aster”, “Medcare” and “Access” brands.