Friday 24th June 2016 heralded the third edition of the much-celebrated Nigeria Healthcare Excellence Award (NHEA) often dubbed as the Oscars of the Nigerian health sector. The award was held at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos.
JNC international Ltd emerged winner of the Biomedical Engineering Service Provider of the year for the second year running. It will be recalled that the company also emerged winner of this category last year.The NHEA which has four categories and 27 sub-categories saw JNC winning the award in the Biomedical Technology category, seeing off competitions from Swiss Biostadt Ltd, Philips Project Centre, Pacific Diagnostics Ltd and Taint Medical Engineering Ltd.
The NHEA project Director, Dr Wale Alabi, revealed that JNC International Ltd has been at the forefront in bridging the gap between the global medical technology world and the Nigerian healthcare sector.
He also said the award is well deserved to JNC International having proven unrivalled dedication in not just providing state of the art medical equipment but also being dedicated to giving customers the best experience in skilled technical support.
The award which is held yearly in recognition of extraordinary contribution to healthcare in Nigeria also had winners in other categories. Reddington Hospital for Private Healthcare Provider of the year; Smile 360 Dental for Dental Service Provider of the year; Lagos University Teaching Hospital for Tertiary Healthcare Provider of the year among others.
Speaking with the Acting Group Head – Sales, Ronke Adiele, who received the award with the Customer Experience and Analytics Manager, Adegbenke Ogunfuwa on behalf of the MD/CEO, Clare Omatseye, said that the award is dedicated to every JNC staff for their unrivalled commitment and hard-work to achieving the corporate vision.
The Healthcare sector is constantly evolving and the NHEA recognize the rapid growth of the sector, and the capacity of individuals to influence and set new performance standards in Nigeria and beyond. More so, the awards focus on among other things, elevated performance, the creation of new business models as well as recognizing and embracing new trends.
We say a big congratulation to the management and staff of JNC International on this recognition.