Berhampur, August 21 (LocalWire): Three clinical establishments here have been awarded with the National Quality Assurance Standard certificate by the Centre this year in recognition of the standard of quality and performance maintained by these institutions.
Urban Primary Health Centers at Aska Road, Ambapua and Aga Street in Berhampur Municipal Corporation limits have been conferred the award after the NQAS certification team assessed the facilities in the hospitals, including patient amenities.
The two-member team visited the hospitals last July and after assessing the performance of the hospitals, recommended them.
‘The NQAS certification award is in recognition of the standard maintained by hospitals.
It proves that the facilities provided at the UPHCs here are at par with any good facilities of any other hospital in the country,’ said BeMC Commissioner Chakravarti Singh Rathore.
With this prestigious award, each hospital will get Rs 2 lakh per annum for the next three years to improve the infrastructure and service to patients, he said.
‘It was a matter of pride for the city as only these three institutions in the state bagged the prestigious award,’ he added.