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Myself from India

D.S. Chakravarthi, Aged: 51 years DOB: 20th Feb’1971.

Presently working as CEO of Prashanth Hospital, Vijayawada since 2008.

Also Research Scholar in KL University, Andhra Pradesh


As CEO since 12+ years in Healthcare Administration & Management since 04/2008

Professional Administrator/Executive who has demonstrated continuous growth, achievements and impressive leadership in the management of complex activities within the Healthcare Industry. Solid business insight with the ability to ascertain and analyze needs, forecast goals, streamline operations and envision new program concepts. Good communication and interpersonal skills serve as the foundation to effectively network, collaborate, negotiate and maintain positive partnerships with physicians, staff, outside vendors, Public, Media and organizations. Proficient in the management of a diverse range of departments, professionals, programs and initiatives through a complete understanding of the healthcare arena and integrated networks. Adept at setting, expecting, and achieving high standards of successful cultural, quality and organisation oriented outcomes. A Continuous Learner and Developer in regaining, refreshing and upgrading the self knowledge base in relevance to Healthcare Management and Administration.

• As COO for 12+ years in business of IT in Sales, Support and total Solution Providing in Computers, software, networking and related products from 11/2005 to 03/2012

Achieved rapid expansion within short timeframe after founding company in 1995. Built company from ground zero to a reasonable value in 2 years with no initial outside funding. Core business entailed value added services including sales, support, end to end solution providing and Systems Integration with IT related hardware and software. "End-to-end" strategy positioned many clients as industry leaders within their field. Built and fostered strategic relationships and partnerships with Fortune 100 and 500 companies such as Apple, Compaq, Acer, Epson, Intel, AMD, Microsoft, etc as Authorised channel partners to promote their products through distributors.


• Pursuing PhD in Management (Healthcare Management) in KL University, Andhra Pradesh

• M.Phil (Hospital &Health Management Systems) from BITS, Pilani, Rajasthan

• UGC NET qualified for Assistant Professorship


• Fellow of ISQua(International Society for Quality in Healthcare)

• Performance Excellence Healthcare Assessor based on Baldrige Excellence Framework

• Assessor : WHO Patient Safety Friendly Hospital Standards Assessor

• Green Healthcare Facility Accreditation Assessor

• NQAS National External Assessor : NHSRC under MoHFW, Govt. Of India, New Delhi

• 5S Lead Assessor

• ISO 9001:2015 Lead Assessor : As provisional Auditor IRCA

• NABH Internal Counsellor


• Certified Qualitist Level2 by QIMPRO.

• PGDMLS (Post Graduate Diploma in Medico Legal Systems)

• LSSGB (Lean Six Sigma Green Belt)

• CHSP (Certified Healthcare Safety Professional)

• ADQM(Advanced Diploma in Quality Management : Healthcare)

• PGDHA (Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Administration)

• MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert)

• CSR (Mastering Corporate Social Responsibility Certificate Course)

• Healthcare Executive Management Development Program of AIIMS, New Delhi

• Accelerated Healthcare Leadership Program of Voice of Healthcare, New Delhi


PMI (Project Management Institute), QCI (Quality Council of India), ISQua (International Society for Quality in Healthcare), IRCA (International Register for Certified Auditors), ACA (Academy of Hospital Administration), RFHHA (Research Foundation for Hospital and Healthcare Administration, TSI (Telemedicine Society of India), NHRDN (National Human Resource Development Network), CAHO (Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organisation), HIMA (Health Information Management Association of India, IRA (Inspira Research Association)

• Member of Voice of Healthcare : National Health Council

• Member board of Studies, Nagarjuna University, Andhra Pradesh

• CAHO - Student Research Committee Member

• Reviewer/Lead Editor to few journals/publishers


  • Andrea Hayward
    Andrea Hayward Member, Administrator, Moderator Posts: 881 admin

    @Dhruva Sreenivasa Chakravarthi Welcome to the R Voice Community! It's great to have you here 😊

    Thank you for such a detailed introduction. I found your career particularly interesting because it seems like you have extensive experience in academia, industry, as well as the healthcare sector. That's very impressive! I'm sure that our community members will have a lot to learn from you and I look forward to seeing your comments on some of our discussions.

    Usually, our new community members also tell us a little bit about what they like to do when they're not working, in their personal time. So far, I've learned that we have a lot of reading enthusiasts, travelers, and pet lovers here on R Voice. Would love to hear some of your hobbies as well :)