Lal Chandrasena heads PHA
The 15th annual general greeting of the Private Hospitals Association
(PHA) was held recently at the auditorium of the organization of
Professional Associations (OPA), Colombo and Prof. Lal Chandrasena of
Nawaloka Hospitals was appointed President.
Some of the Office Bearers after the event
Wijaya Ransi of Western Infirmary Hospital of Colombo 8, was elected
as Secretary and Dinesh Jayaweera of Royal Hospital and Nishantha
Jayamanna was elected as Assistant Secretaries. K.S. Surendran of
Ratnams Private Hospital, was elected as the Treasurer and Samantha
Perera of Asiri Hospital as the Assistant Treasurer.
This will also constitute of the Governing Body of the Association.
The outgoing President T. J. Emmanuel of Joseph Frazer Hospital, handed
over the reigns of office to Prof. Chandrasena in the presence of past
President Prof. W.A Ferdinand of Manthri Nursing Home, Negombo in the
presence of the membership who were present in the Auditorium of the OPA
Auditorium Colombo 7. APH consists of 194 member Hospitals and Nursing
Homes throughout the country. The Vice Presidents represent Small,
Medium and Large scale hospitals.
The following Office Bearers were elected for the ensuring year
President: Prof. Lal Chandrasena of Nawaloka Hospitals
Vice Presidents: Ananda Kuruppuarachchi of Pannipitiya Nuring Home,
Indrani Fernando of Philip Hospitals, Kalutara, Murtaza Esufally of
Hemas Hospital and Sarath Jayasinghe of Kandy Private Hospital.