Nawaloka Hospitals, the pioneering force in Sri Lanka’s private healthcare sector, celebrated its 38-year anniversary on September 18, 2023, with a revolutionary exhibition in the private sector that set a new standard for private healthcare.
This exhibition, a first-of-its-kind in Sri Lanka’s private healthcare landscape, provided an unprecedented opportunity for Nawaloka Hospitals to open its doors and showcase each department’s unique capabilities. It was a momentous promise to the future, declaring that the private sector is poised to tackle any healthcare challenge with cutting-edge expertise.
The event featured a comprehensive display of the hospital’s departments, including the Radiology unit, Endoscopy and Liver unit, Emergency Treatment Unit, Heart Centre, Eye Centre, Cosmetic unit, Orthopedic Centre, Laboratory, and Orthopedic Centre. This remarkable showcase underlined Nawaloka’s commitment to cutting-edge expertise, setting a high standard for private sector services.
The impact of this exhibition was profound and far-reaching. For attendees, it was an eye-opening experience. They gained firsthand insights into the capabilities of a private healthcare institution and the cutting-edge treatments offered by Nawaloka Hospitals, leaving them with an enhanced awareness of the advanced healthcare options available within their reach right here in the heart of Colombo.
Equally transformative was the exhibition’s effect on the hospital’s dedicated staff. They had the opportunity to witness and learn about what’s being done by other departments within the hospital. This interdepartmental knowledge-sharing undoubtedly fosters a more cohesive and collaborative healthcare environment, ultimately benefiting all involved.
Furthermore, this landmark exhibition provided invaluable interaction between Nawaloka Hospital and its stakeholders, reinforcing the hospital’s commitment to transparency and excellence. It allowed for a fruitful exchange of ideas and insights, further solidifying Nawaloka’s position as a thought leader in the healthcare industry.
Commenting on this milestone, Nawaloka Hospitals Chairman and CEO – Executive Director Dr. Jayantha Dharmadasa stated, “Our 38th anniversary is not just a commemoration of the past but a testament to our commitment to providing the highest quality healthcare to the people of Sri Lanka. As we reflect on our journey, we remain dedicated to pioneering advancements in healthcare and delivering a brighter, healthier future for all.”
Notably, Nawaloka Hospitals’ remarkable success is a testament to the dedication of its 2,100-strong workforce and its commitment to innovation and technological advancement. With a steadfast investment of Rs. 532 million in 2022, the hospital has continuously upgraded its medical services and embraced state-of-the-art equipment. This dynamic synergy between a passionate team and cutting-edge technology has propelled Nawaloka Hospitals to the pinnacle of excellence in healthcare, ensuring that patients receive the highest standards of care and treatment.
Reflecting on the hospital’s commitment to excellence, Nawaloka Hospitals Director/General Manager, Executive Director Vidya Jyothi Emeritus Professor Lal Gotabhaya Chandrasena noted, “At Nawaloka Hospitals, our enduring legacy as pioneers in private sector healthcare can be attributed to our unwavering commitment to state-of-the-art technological advancements, our dedicated and passionate staff, and our relentless pursuit of research and development”.
In a world marked by uncertainties, Nawaloka Hospitals continues to be a beacon of hope, providing healthcare services and ensuring the safety and well-being of its patients. The hospital’s adherence to rigorous standards, certifications, and a culture of continuous improvement have been instrumental in its success.