Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road, added yet another feather to its cap by receiving accreditation from Joint Commission International (JCI), for the fifth time. Through this achievement, Fortis Hospital, BG Road has become the only hospital in the state of Karnataka to be granted the status of accredited five times by JCI. JCI is one of the oldest recognition for best practices in quality and patient safety in the world. This accreditation has reiterated the hospital’s constant endeavour to offer the patients with the highest quality of care and ensuring patient safety in each aspect. To be accredited, the hospital is also evaluated for performance in areas like medical expertise, staff qualifications, efforts to improve the quality of services, facilities management and safety and organizational leadership.
Congratulating the team at the hospital, Dr Manish Mattoo, Zonal Director, Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore, said,
“This accreditation is a testimony to our continuous effort to deliver the best in the world of medicine to our patients. Patient centricity is one of our core values and in all aspects, the patients’ needs are given utmost priority as reflected in this accreditation. Our hospital‘s patient care standards are at par with international standards and we are proud of the team of expert clincians and the staff and salute their leadership in their respective areas. We are perhaps the only hospital in the city to be accredited 5 times by JCI.”
With 56 hospitals across the nation and over 10,000 beds, Fortis Healthcare Limited is a leading integrated healthcare delivery service provider in India. For over 26 years, Fortis Hospitals have been committed to the cause of getting people back to their lives faster and stronger.