Columbia Hospital bags Certificate of Merit - Believers Category at Sustainability 4.0 Awards 2019

June 13, 2019

Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur, the leading super-speciality hospital in Bangalore has been acknowledged by Frost & Sullivan and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) for its diligent adherence towards sustainable practices and has been conferred "Certificate of Merit - Believers Category" at Sustainability 4.0 Awards 2019. The hospital was recognized for 'Actively integrating sustainability principles into their business culture'.

Sustainability 4.0 Awards aims at highlighting the need for linkages between an organization’s strategy, governance & financial performance and the social, environmental & economic context within which it operates. Through this initiative, they aspire to assist organizations unearth the risks, leverage onto the opportunities, enable them to benchmark their performance, and reward them for their accomplishments. This program enables businesses to take more logical & sustainable decisions that ensures long term stakeholder value.

Columbia Asia is an international private healthcare company founded by an American entrepreneur, Daniel Baty in 1996. Today, Columbia Asia is one of the largest and fastest growing hospital groups in Asia. It currently has 12 hospitals in Malaysia, 11 in India, 2 in Vietnam and 3 in Indonesia.

With over 200 beds per hospital, it leverages modern technology to provide efficient specialist care and to reduce length of hospital stays which results in more cost-effective care.