New Delhi, June 28: BD India was awarded the Economic TimesBest Healthcare Brand 2016 under the Medical Devices and Equipment segment. The award was presented to BD leadership team by ShriJP Nadda, the Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare; DrSoumya Swaminathan, Director General, ICMR and DrJagdish Prasad, Director General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.BD is honored to be a part of the best brands that havebeen acknowledged forbrand excellence, robust growth, customer satisfaction and innovationin the healthcare segment.
The Economic Times Best Healthcare Brands 2016is an initiative by the Times Group to recognize brands that stand for quality and reliability and have established trust in customers and consumers through years of dedication to healthcare. An extensive survey, conducted across India’s major cities, preceded the final decision. It was based on the key parameters of brand awareness and recall, innovation, research and development, facilities, quality of service, consumer experience, product portfolio, and customer satisfaction. All these are areas that BD focuses on and excels in.
On receiving this recognition, Varun Khanna, managing director, BD-India, said, “In the dynamic healthcare environment in India today, we are pleased that the communities we cater to have recognized our contribution in advancing the world of health. This award is a testimony of our consistent performance across the healthcare continuum of discovery, diagnosis and drug delivery. We see health as an enabler and we will continue to address healthcare challenges for our customers and patients.”
BD is a global medical technology company that is Advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. The company provides innovative solutions that help advance medical research and genomics, enhance the diagnosis of infectious disease and cancer, improve medication management, promote infection prevention, equip surgical and interventional procedures, optimize respiratory care and support the management of diabetes. The company partners with organizations around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. BD has more than 45,000 associates across 50 countries who work in close collaboration with customers and partners to help enhance outcomes, lower health care delivery costs, increase efficiencies, improve health care safety and expand access to health.