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Aster Hospital Wins Dubai Quality Appreciation Award



Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, The Department of Economic Development (DED) organised the 24th annual Dubai Business Excellence Awards, to recognise outstanding pursuit of excellence in business practices in 2017. While Aster DM Healthcare’s retail arm, Aster Pharmacy won the Dubai Human Development Award, Aster Hospital located at Mankhool in Dubai UAE was presented the Dubai Quality Appreciation Award for the Healthcare sector. His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Deputy Ruler of Dubai and His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation felicitated the winners at a prestigious award ceremony held at Dubai Opera today.

Commenting on the occasion, Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman and Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare said, “Our pursuit of excellence is ingrained in our DNA and as an organisation our teams are continuously striving to push boundaries and scale greater heights of excellence in healthcare. The recognition of Dubai Department of Economic Development further strengthens our resolve to make quality healthcare accessible to our patients at affordable cost.”

The state-of-the-art multispecialty Aster Hospital in Mankhool has been constantly exceeding benchmark performance parameters to provide a holistic framework that supports organisational excellence in healthcare service delivery. The Dubai Quality Appreciation Award recognises the hospitals efforts to introduce collaborative models that delivers innovative solutions to patients and improves the quality of care being provided to patients.

Since its inception, the Dubai Business Excellence Award has been considered as one of the highest recognitions in the region for attaining business excellence. It recognizes winners under three categories: Dubai Quality Award (DQA), Dubai Human Development Award (DHDA) and the Dubai Business Excellence Scheme (DSES).

While receiving the award, Dr. Sherbaz Bichu, CEO of Aster Hospital, Mankhool, Dubai said, “Understanding the needs of our patients, innovation and research to come up with solutions that would effectively address those needs, while adopting latest technology and upgrading our state-of-art medical facilities, has been at the core of our service delivery mechanism. This award is an acknowledgement of our quest for quality par excellence and our desire to go the extra mile in achieving quality of the highest standard across all aspects of the hospital’s operations. We are glad that our efforts are delivering successful outcomes for our patients and enhancing their healthcare experience.”

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