GLICO HEALTHCARE, a member of the GLICO Group Ltd and pacesetters in the Private Health Insurance sector in Ghana, has been conferred with the prestigious International Arch of Europe Award for quality and technology, Gold category.
The International Arch of Europe Award was conferred on GLICO HEALTHCARE for their immeasurable contribution to the business world and for high standards and professionalism demonstrated in their business performance.
GLICO HEALTCARE was internationally acknowledged by the President of Business Initiative Directions (BID), at an event held at the InterContinental Frankfurt Convention Hall in Germany.
BID has over the last 30 years been committed to recognizing, educating and spreading quality culture around the world by encouraging businesses with the presentation of awards so as to continue observing quality standards.
Receiving the award on behalf of GLICO HEALTHCARE, Mrs. Harriet Tenge, Scheme Manager of GLICO HEALTHCARE, expressed appreciation, saying that: “it is indeed a mark of honour and encouragement which has come to urge us on in our unrelenting efforts in delivering satisfactory services to our customers”.
She further stated that, “by receiving the 2016 International Arch of Europe Award, GLICO HEALTHCARE will continue to make total quality management a core focus in business strategy to ensure persistent improvement in all work processes in order to maintain the leadership in its sector and community”.
Ms. Maame Akua Afriyie Boachie, the Business Development Manager, GLICO HEALTHCARE) who stood tall beside the Scheme Manager to pick up the reputable award, could not hide her excitement and gratitude. She also remarked that, “this award is a clear indication of the impact of our nnovative and unique health insurance products and unparalleled customer services that we deliver to delight our customers”.
The Arch of Europe Award seek to recognize not only the success and excellence of GLICO HEALTHCARE but also to promote efficiency through the implementation of management practices aimed at obtaining results, profitability and increased sales and optimization.
Indeed, by receiving the BID Arch of Europe Award, it signals a clear representation and recognition that GLICO HEALTHCARE follows the path of excellence, promoting the ideals of Social and Business Intelligence as measured by BID.
To this end, the Executive Chairman of GLICO Group Ltd, Dr. Kwame Achampong-Kyei, thanked the Lord for this award articulating with glee that, “ it is nice to dream and hold a vision of success; but to see that dream materialize and acknowledged internationally is heartwarming and gratifying”.
GLICO HEALTHCARE is the first Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) established in Ghana, after the enactment of the National Health Insurance Act 2003 (Act 650), to offer the Ghanaian public affordable and quality healthcare. It has a nationwide network of service providers and currently provides five key products namely: GLICO Heath Plan; GLICO Top-up Plan; GLICO Tourist Health Plan; GLICO Students Health Plan and Emergency Plan.
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