Badr Al Samaa is the proud recipient of the highly important recognition – “Oman’s Most Trusted Brand” in Private Hospital Category. This is the fourth year in a row; Badr Al Samaa, the largest private healthcare group claimed the immense trust of the patients and society at large. The award was received by Moideen Bilal, Executive Director, K O Devassy, Chief Marketing Officer and Dr. Justine Augustine, Group General Manager, Badr Al Samaa Group of Hospitals in a glittering event attended by hundreds of industry leaders and winners from other industries.
Badr Al Samaa received award from H H Sayyid Dr Faris Al Said, assistant professor at Sultan Qaboos University, H E Isam bin Saud al Zadjali, chairman of Muscat Municipality and H E Zadjali and Saleh Zakwani, executive chairman of Apex Media.
Speaking to the media at the venue, Moideen Bilal, Executive Director, Badr Al Samaa Group of Hospitals said that Badr Al Samaa is built on three attributes Affordable, Available and Accessible quality healthcare services. He added that their exceptional healthcare services are recognized by world’s best accreditation organization, Joint Commission International (JCI), USA and Patient Friendly Safety Hospital Initiative (PFSHI) by the Ministry of Health and World Health Organization. Uncompromised quality healthcare has helped them to gain the trust of the people at large.
Managing Directors in a joint statement said, “In healthcare delivery, trust is the most important factor. Our commitment to the people of Oman by delivering best quality healthcare at the most affordable in the length and breadth of the nation has helped us to gain and maintain the trust of the people. We will continue touching lives and bring smiles.”
They further said, “This moment is special and different. Unlike other awards, this time we are not chosen by jury but by the people themselves who have developed immense faith and trust in us since we started in 2002. We express our gratitude to the public, who have entrusted their health in our hands. And we thank our doctors, nurses, paramedics, and all our staff for contributing to this feat which we achieved today”.
It is the trust of the people that helped Badr Al Samaa to grow from a humble beginning as Polyclinic in 2002 to become the largest private healthcare group of Oman. The group has become multinational, having presence in UAE, Bahrain, Qatar and Kuwait. Growing with the trust and confidence of its patients, the group is on an aggressive expansion mode with advanced facilities coming up in Sohar, Suwaiq and Mabella. Apart from geographical expansions, they are technologically upgrading with new diagnostic and therapeutic modalities are introduced from time to time. The group is adding more medical programs and highly acclaimed doctors to help people save time and cost which otherwise they incur in traveling abroad for treatment.
Badr Al Samaa is putting omanization on priority by not just providing, the employment but by up skilling and empowering Omanis, to become professionals. They have joined hands with National Training Fund, to induct nationals, for on job-training, and employment. Also they have given our commitment to the Ministry of health, to induct 100 medical orderlies and nurses very soon. They also have an in-house program, of training and development, for Omanis and they keep giving them exposure, in new roles to build their confidence. Their performance evaluation and recognition, is a routine at Badr Al Samaa.