Landmark Group inks pact with Aster Al Raffah Hospitals and Clinics in Oman

Roundup Sunday 17/September/2017 18:19 PM
By: Times News Service
Landmark Group inks pact with Aster Al Raffah Hospitals and Clinics in Oman

Muscat: Landmark Group’s loyalty programme Shukran, the region’s largest retail loyalty programme, has joined hands with Aster Al Raffah Hospital, to offer a range of benefits to all Shukran members.
Landmark Group has been playing an active role in driving awareness on health and wellness in the Sultanate of Oman with its Beat Diabetes initiative. To promote the group’s focus on health, Landmark and Aster Al Raffah have come together in a unique partnership. All Shukran cardholders are entitled to a straight discount and will accumulate Shukran points on presentation of the Shukran app available for download on a smartphone/tablet or Shukran card at any Aster Al Raffah hospitals and clinics.
Clive Freeman, chief operating officer of Landmark Group Oman, said, “Health awareness has been an important component of Landmark Group’s social responsibility initiatives in Oman, and we have been exploring new ways to make a difference in the community. When the opportunity to partner with Aster Al Raffah Hospital, came our way, we were excited to provide our loyal Shukran customers, with additional benefits. We are confident that this partnership will deliver value to all our customers.”
"On behalf of the entire team of Aster Al Raffah Hospitals & Clinics, we are honoured by this partnership. Aster Al Raffah's vision to serve the Sultanate of Oman unfolds an extremely promising initiative in the form of this association with Landmark Group and Shukran Rewards Programme. Our advancement of medical and healthcare services in Oman, has consistently strived to revolutionise hospital facilities for the residents and we welcome Landmark Group and Shukran with open arms to compliment this noble cause and march towards excellence in the medical and healthcare sector of the Sultanate of Oman," said Seeniya Biju, CEO - Aster Al Raffah.
Aster Al Raffah is one of the largest and fastest growing conglomerates in the Mena region. Aster DM Healthcare covers the full spectrum of healthcare services and maintains an expansive portfolio, which includes hospitals and clinics. In 2009, Aster DM Healthcare extended their services to the Sultanate of Oman by establishing two multi-speciality hospitals and five clinics under the Aster Al Raffah name. The Aster Al Raffah Clinics operate in Sohar, Liwa, Ruwi, Al Khoud, and Amerat, while the Aster Al Raffah Hospitals are located in Sohar and Ghubra, Muscat.
Aster DM Healthcare is celebrating 30 years of establishment. During this journey of medical welfare, it has marked milestones in the countries of India, UAE, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the Philippines.
– Aster Al Raffah Hospital in Sohar is a JCI accredited, 60-bed multi-specialty hospital that provides specialised treatments for acute and chronic disorders, while the hospital in Ghubra Muscat is an 80-bed multi-specialty medical facility that is equipped with the latest healthcare technology and equipment. The Aster Al Raffah clinics provide primary health care services and possess highly skilled and experienced specialists who are adept at accurately diagnosing and providing treatments for both simple and complex disorders in a wide variety of specialisations, thereby providing the residents of Oman with easily accessible, high-quality healthcare services.
Landmark Group is one of the largest retail and hospitality conglomerates - in the Middle East, Africa, and the Indian Subcontinent. Having a diverse portfolio of popular retail and hospitality brands, Landmark Group has successfully been providing exceptional value to customers in the Sultanate of Oman since 1999. Today, the group operates 88 outlets in the Sultanate of Oman. Landmark Group’s Shukran, is the biggest and most successful retail loyalty programme in the Middle East with over 19 million loyal customers. In Oman, the programme has over 600,000 customers and provides customers with value-added benefits across 16 partners across the Sultanate.