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* Sri Lanka's Army Hospital receives ISO standards
Fri, Aug 3, 2018, 11:30 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 03, Colombo: The Army Hospital in Colombo has been awarded with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certification recognizing its services and giving a high degree of credibility to its functions.

The state-of-the-art hospital which caters to the medical requirements of the security forces personnel was awarded with this recognition during a ceremony on Thursday (02 August).

Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake had accepted the Sri Lanka Standards Institution (SLSI) Certificate of Conformity (ISO 9001 - 2015/SLSI ISO 9001 - 2015) from the Chairman of SLSI Mr. Bandula Herath and Director General, SLSI Dr. Susanthika Senaratne, during the ceremony held at the hospital auditorium, yesterday.

This is the first time that a government hospital in the country has received ISO 9001 certification. The hospice was declared open on 05 May 2014 and is equipped with cutting edge medical technology equipment.

The modern facility is equipped with 1024 beds, 21 wards, 12 dental surgery units, 9 operation theaters, MRI scanning facilities, a roof top helicopter pad, automatic x-ray machines, pathology, radiology and dermatology units, a labor room, a canteen, and an auditorium with 314 seats.

The Out Patient Unit (OPD) of the 10-storied hospital with all facilities can cater to 1000 patients daily.

 

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