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GHG Emissions Reduction 

In order to reduce the GHG emissions associated with the operations, AMHK has adopted few sustainability initiatives. Adoption of Carbon footprint in a Hospital can definitely enhance its green image across the society and reduction in carbon emissions is synonymous with reduced its energy costs. Hospital recently have saved significant costs and achieved efficiency targets through implementing following activities.

1 Using of double burner incinerator for burning hazardous waste
2 Complete prevention of open burning
3 Planting trees & plants
4 Space planting
5 Promotion of indoor plants
6 Use of Echo friendly & energy saving inverter type AC & Refrigerator
7 CFL & florescent lights are Replaced with Energy serving LED lights
8 Architectural modification of building to utilize sun light & air
9 Sensor water tap (sensation tap)
10 Replacing florescent lights in the Phototherapy unit with LED bulbs
11 Strict rule on the use of AC at 260 C in all places within the hospital
12 Declared as polythene free zone in 2016
13 Replacing polythene cover with paper bags for dispensing medicine
14 Providing Lunch & refreshment with bio degradable packing
15 Prohibition of plastic water bottle within hospital premises
16 Use glasses & filtered water for drinking
17 Use of metamizer for selected hazardous wastes
18 Dental RVG x-ray replacing routine x-ray film
19 Replacing AMALGAM with COMPOSIT for filling teeth at dental unit



At Ashraff Memorial Hospital Kalmunai, we believe that humanity and kindness are at the heart of our healing mission, creating something that this world – not just this industry – needs. For this reason, Ashraff Memorial Hospital has always felt a special responsibility toward the communities we serve and the environment we are called to protect. We understand that our health is inextricably connected to the health of our planet, and that the decisions we make as a hospital can either harm or benefit the safety and well-being of the families in our care. How Ashraff Memorial Hospital contributes to the surrounding environment and the quality of life of the whole will continue to be a key measure of our hospital’s success.
During the year 2019 we experienced both successes and challenges in promoting sustainability and made a rapid progress in setting goals and measuring progress toward our commitment to promote sustainable achievements.
As we continue to further the human kindness movement both within Hospital and throughout our society, it is imperative that we measure, manage, and report our efforts on our interlocking environmental, social, and economic initiatives in a manner that allows all of us to see our true impacts on our world and our people. At a time of sweeping change and challenge for the health care industry as a whole, AMH will continue modernizing our delivery system, making higher quality care, with a special focus on prevention and public health--all areas that we are uniquely talented to address.
I would like to extend my deepest gratitude to our highly-qualified motivated and experienced team of healthcare professionals, who work tirelessly to provide the best of care possible to our patients. Finally my deep appreciation goes to our customers, medical staff, business associates and other stakeholders for the continued loyalty and trust placed on Ashraff Memorial Hospital.

Dr. A L F Rahman
Medical Superintendent
Ashraff Memorial Hospital


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Tele. no : 067 2229496
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