Renowned super-speciality hospital of Guwahati, Arya Hospital has been successfully granted full accreditation under NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers).
NABH is a constituent board of the Quality Council of India set up to establish and operate accreditation programmes for healthcare organisations. The board is structured to cater to the much-desired needs of the consumers and to set benchmarks for the progress of the health industry. The board while being supported by all stakeholders including industry, consumers and government have full functional autonomy in its operation. The HCO standards having been certified by ISQua gives an international recognition which will also help to promote medical tourism.
The board while being supported by all stakeholders including industry, consumers, and government, have full functional autonomy in its operation.Arya Hospital occupies a prestigious position among the other five hospitals in Assam to have been granted the coveted NABH Accreditation for delivery of Quality Healthcare Services and ensuring Patient Safety as required by the strict standards laid down by the NABH which is also endorsed by the International Society for Quality in Healthcare (ISQua) and the Asian Society for Quality in Healthcare (ASQua).
In conversation with Dr. Abhijit Neog (the managing director of the hospital), Fit Northeast came to know that the hospital started in the year 2004. The assessment process started in the year 2006. The hospital qualified its entry level of NABH certification in the year 2016. The certification got renewed in the year 2018. The hospital managed to get extension during Covid times and it was after the Covid in 2020, when the hospital started preparation for full accreditation. The assessment took place in January 2022 and on May 11, 2022, the hospital finally got officially accredited. The accreditation was effective from April 23, 2022.
The Arya Multi-specialty hospital has several departments among which the core functioning departments include orthopedics, neurosurgery, general surgery and laparoscopic surgery, gynaecology & obstetrics and paediatrics.