KOCHI: Dr Harish Pillai, CEO Aster Medcity, won the award for Best Quality Initiative In Healthcare, Innovation In Quality Of Service Delivery, CEO Of The Year while Dr Azad Moopen, chairman, Aster DM Healthcare Group won the Best Entrepreneur Of The Year awards at the sixth edition of the CMO Asia Healthcare Awards function at the Pan Pacific, Singapore the other day.
Aster Medcity also won the Best Marketing Campaign (Healthcare Industry) Award for its much-appreciated campaign ‘We’ll Treat You Well’.
Aster Medcity’s First Responder Service on Motorbikes, the bike ambulance service that ensures faster medical assistance during emergencies, won the award for the Best Quality Initiative in Healthcare. A first-of-its-kind service in Kochi, this is a free-of-cost, on-call emergency service.
Bill Buddy, a unique, portable billing system, won Aster Medcity the award for Innovation In Quality Of Service Delivery. Capable of generating accurate bills on the spot, the Bill Buddy makes the lives of patients and their relatives easier by sparing them the trouble of waiting in long queues.
Commenting on the recognition, Dr Harish Pillai, said, “This is definitely a shot in the arm for the Aster Medcity team.”
The sixth edition of the CMO Asia Healthcare Awards saw stiff competition from leading healthcare brands from across the Asia Pacific region.