P.D. Hinduja Hospital & Medical Research Centre is proud to announce that it is one of 12 leading companies in India named today by Arogya World as a 2017 Platinum Healthy Workplace, in recognition of its considerable efforts to quantitatively track employee health. The is the second time that the hospital has been chosen as healthy workplace; first time the hospital won the award in the Gold category. The award was received by Gautam Khanna, CEO, P.D. Hinduja Hospital & MRC.
Arogya World is US based global health non-profit working to prevent non-communicable diseases (NCDs) through health education and lifestyle changes. In India, the organisation has implemented diabetes prevention programmes in schools, workplaces and the community. The Arogya Healthy Workplace Initiative is a key program to motivate companies in India to invest in workplace wellness through pioneering awards.
Receiving the award Gautam Khanna, CEO, P. D. Hinduja Hospital & MRC said, “We are grateful to the organizers and jury members for recognizing our efforts for the second time. We have initiated various programmes to maintain a healthy work environment and achieve work life balance and are happy to know that our endeavour to make P. D. Hinduja Hospital a healthy place to work has been duly acknowledged. The hospital follows a ‘Parivaar’ culture where we believe all our staff are part of our family, this has led to our employees being committed to work and focus on patient care. We feel extremely proud and will continue to aspire for a healthy work atmosphere.”
Over the years the hospital has been working towards unceasing enhancement of its processes to achieve superior operational quality of healthcare. Ensuring employee wellness and safety has been a priority for P. D. Hinduja Hospital.
Congratulating all the Platinum Healthy Workplaces, Dr. Geeta Bharadwaj, head of Healthy Workplace program, Arogya World India Trust, said, “By initiating a culture of metrics, these Platinum companies have made a great start. We commend them for their remarkable commitment to improving the health of their employees and communities.”