Emergency Medical Services (EPlus) Ranked Among Top Brands In Kenya
The advanced pre-hospital emergency medical service provider, Emergency Medical Services (EPlus) has been rated 17 among top brand in Kenya following the 2016/2017 Annual Consumer Independent Survey of the strongest brands status review.
Superbrands, which is the world’s largest independent arbiter of branding identifies and pays tribute to exceptional brands by recognising, rewarding and reinforcing leading brands from all over the world.
According to Superbrands," following a robust, detailed and multi-layered selection process independently administered by London based Centre for Brand Analysis; E+ Emergency Medical Services has been identified as one of the strongest brand in the region and has achieved the status of Superbrand East Africa. The process involved surveying a council of prominent experts, together with over 3000 consumers from East Africa."
The organisation runs the Superbrands award schemes and promotional programmes, each with a brand focused publication at its core. These programmes aim to identify those brands that are performing above and beyond others within the market. At the heart of each programme is an independent and voluntary council of leading experts comprising individuals with a deep appreciation of the “brandscape” in the country being examined. Only those brands highly rated by the council are invited to join the Superbrands project. Each country has its own local panel to ensure that only the most deserving of brands attain the credential and feature in the project.
“Indeed this is a great and remarkable achievement as we mark our 7th Anniversary. The success is no mean feat and is attributed to the remarkable work of the staff, volunteers, partners and not to forget all our clients and beneficiaries who have bestowed on us the highest confidence levels as we carry out our work across the country and across the borders,” said Susan Ng’ong’a Managing Director, E-plus.
“We cannot also not forget to recognise our Board under the stewardship and governance of our Chairman for their immense support and leadership,” added Ng’ong’a.
The Emergency Medical Service Ambulances Eplus is a company fully owned by the Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS), whose core business is the provision of advance pre-hospital emergency medical service. E-plus has been providing pre-hospital medical care and transportation to patients with illnesses and injuries on a commercial basis as well as under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), in fulfillment of the KRCS mission and mandate.
The ambulances provide 24/7/365 rapid response ambulance services, medical helpline, paramedics and Emergency Medical Technicians trained in Pre-hospital Care by the KRCS Training School, State-of-the art Pre-hospital care equipment as well as countrywide presence and affordability.
“I take this opportunity to sincerely thank you all for your valuable contribution and to assure you there is no looking back and that we are aiming at the top 3 as our next target come the next survey. We will tripple our effort as we endeavor to work towards this,” added Ng’ong’a.