Apollo Health City, Hyderabad, has been adjudged as the ‘Best Medical Tourism Facility in India by the Government of India, for the year 2013-14. The award was presented by Sri Pranab Mukerjee, H.E., The President of India, today in New Delhi. Ms. Sangita Reddy, Jt. Managing Director and Mr. Radhey Mohan, Vice President, International Marketing, received the award at a glittering ceremony. This is the third year Apollo Health City has been honoured with this award, the Hospital was conferred the award in the years 2009-2010 and 2011-2012, earlier.
Dr Prathap C Reddy, Chairman, Apollo Hospitals Group has a vision of making India the Global Healthcare destination. He strongly believes that India has the human resource skill and the infrastructure to produce clinical outcomes that compare with the best institutions in the World and that too at a fraction of the cost. This award by the Government of India is a great inspiration, and Team Apollo will continue its journey towards making India a global healthcare destination with renewed energy and vigour.
Apollo Health City bagging the top honours is a moment to cherish and an opportunity to redouble our efforts to make India the medical tourism destination of the world, says Ms. Sangita Reddy, Jt. Managing Director, Apollo Hospitals Group.
Apollo Health City, located in the beautiful Jubilee Hills area of Hyderabad is a perfect example of an integrated healthcare delivery system. With a 600 bedded super-specialty hospital, wellness, education, research, rehab and healthcare information technology on a single campus, Apollo Health City, Hyderabad offers solutions across the healthcare spectrum.
Patients from over 90 countries utilize the facilities at Apollo Health City, Hyderabad. Patients come for a wide range of services including preventive health checks, Organ transplantation (kidney, liver and cornea transplantation), Robotic Surgery, Cancer Treatment, Joint Replacement Surgery, cosmetic procedures, eye procedures, Brain & spine surgeries etc.
About Apollo Hospitals:
In 1983, Dr Prathap C Reddy, the architect of Indian healthcare, launched the first corporate hospital in India, Apollo Hospitals Chennai. Over the years, Apollo Hospitals Group has grown to become one of Asia’s largest integrated healthcare organizations with over 8,500 beds across 50 hospitals, more than 1350 pharmacies and over 100 diagnostic clinics. The Group also offers medical business process outsourcing services, health insurance services and clinical research divisions with a focus on epidemiological studies, stem cell research and genetic research. To develop talent for the burgeoning need of superior healthcare delivery, Apollo Hospitals Group has 11 nursing and hospital management colleges. These achievements have earned Apollo Hospitals Group several accolades, including the Centre of Excellence from the Government of India and recognition from the Joint Commission International (seven of our hospitals are JCI accredited). In a rare honour, the Government of India issued a commemorative stamp in recognition of Apollo’s contribution, the first for a healthcare organization. Apollo Hospitals Chairman, Dr Prathap C Reddy, was conferred with the prestigious Padma Vibhushan, in 2010. Apollo Hospitals Group, for over 29 years, has continuously excelled and maintained leadership in medical innovation, world-class clinical services and cutting-edge technology. Our hospitals are consistently ranked amongst the best hospitals globally for advanced medical services and research.
Photo Caption: Sri Pranab Mukerjee, H.E., The President of India, presenting the award to Ms. Sangita Reddy, Jt. Managing Director and Mr. Radhey Mohan, Vice President, International Marketing of Apollo Hospitals Group