A celebratory event took place today at the American Chamber of Commerce as Thyrocare Bangladesh Limited became the first and only digitized lab in Bangladesh to achieve the accreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) recently, the gold standard for accreditation globally. Thyrocare Bangladesh Limited, is an affiliate of Thyrocare Technologies Ltd., a market leader and a trend setting automated diagnostic laboratory, founded by Dr. A. Valumani. Thyrocare Bangladesh Limited is also celebrating its 5th year anniversary in Bangladesh serving over 10,000 customers across Dhaka, Chittagong, Cumilla, Mymensingh, Narayanganj, Rajshahi, Gazipur and Barishal.
By showcasing the key achievements of Thyrocare, the guests present at the occasion shared their insightful views about the overall scenario of Bangladesh’s healthcare sector. Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, Honorable Speaker of Bangladesh Parliament was present as the Chief Guest. Also, present were Special Guest; Enam Ahmed Choudhury, Member, Advisory Council, Bangladesh Awami League; Key Speakers Dr, A. Velumani, Promoter, Chairman, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Thyrocare and Mr. Reaz Islam, Chairman, Thyrocare Bangladesh and Chief Investment Officer, LR Global. Notable diplomats from Embassies, esteemed Government officials, dignitaries, and key practitioners were present on the occasion.
The event highlighted the success of Thyrocare and the way it has created revolutionary impact towards the healthcare sector of Bangladesh, since its commercial inception in 2014. Thyrocare Bangladesh Limited, from day one has been relentlessly working to provide the highest quality and affordable preventive care services to its fast-growing customers across the country. Thyrocare is equipped with state-of-the-art digitized lab operated by skilled and efficient healthcare professionals and experts as well as trained logistics teams of professionals to provide services to our customers. The fast growing and a loyal customer base have been one of the key achievements for Thyrocare. Thyrocare has proven that it is possible to provide affordable, highest quality and easily accessible healthcare services to country’s citizens, where access to quality diagnostic tests and qualified physicians is still a major challenge for the people who are less privileged. As a result of our accreditation and quality of services, Thyrocare now conducts over 30,000 tests per month has more than 12,000 and growing loyal customer base.
Chief Guest Bangladesh Parliament Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury said, “I am happy to be a part of the five years long journey of Thyrocare Bangladesh Limited and congratulate Thyrocare team for achieving the CAP accreditation. My suggestion for Thyrocare will be to bring all their facilitiesto all the 8 divisions and eventually to the entire country.”
Keynote Speaker, Mr. Reaz Islam, Chairman, Thyrocare Bangladesh and Chief Investment Officer, LR Global said, “On the 5th anniversary of Thyrocare, we are extremely happy to announce the achievement of CAP accreditation. The healthcare sector of Bangladesh under the leadership of our honorable Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina has made exemplary achievement across all dimensions ranging from increasing life expectancy, decrease in child mortality and even the decrease in incidences of communicable diseases. Thyrocare is focused on playing our part to meet and exceed the health care plan articulated by our honorable Prime Minister and Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. We are also excited to contribute and support the bold initiative of universal health care working with ministry of finance to make this a reality under the impeccable guidance of honorable finance minister.”
Enam Ahmed Chaudhury, Member, Advisory Council, Bangladesh Awami Leaguesaid, “Ever since its inception five years ago, Thyrocare, despite heavy odds, has successfully engaged itself in providing quality and affordable diagnostic and preventive healthcare service to people who are handicapped and those who live in places where such facilities are not available. The wings of Thyrocare can reach everyone, everywhere. This is also one of the objectives of the Government of Prime Minister, Honorable Sheikh Hasina.”
Keynote Speaker, Dr, A. Velumani, Promoter, Chairman, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Thyrocaresaid, “This is a very special moment for me as Thyrocare celebrates its 5th year in Bangladesh. We always believe that prevention is better than cure and Thyrocare focuses on preventive healthcare. It is also a matter of great pleasure for me to see Thyrocare contributing to create future leaders by initiating this scholarship.”
In addition, to the celebration of the 5th year anniversary and CAP accreditation, one of the key highlights was the award ceremony of “Thyrocare Niaz Murshed Leadership Scholarship Award”forpromoting and inspiring future leaders. Eleven winners between 15-18 years of age with exemplary leadership qualification from local school and colleges were awarded a prize money of BDT 1 lacand one-year mentorship sponsored by Thyrocare.