Sri Lankaâ€™s Hemas to focus on specialised health care, lab services
ECONOMYNEXT – Hemas Holdings will be focusing on improving specialised health care services at its two remaining hospitals, following the sale of its hospital in Galle, and laboratory services, a Colombo Stock Exchange filing said.
Its two remaining hospitals, in Thalawathugoda and Wattala, have a combined capacity of 184 beds. It also has an islandwide network of 34 diagnostic laboratories.
Asiri Hospital Holdings Plc acquired Hemas Southern Hospitals (Private) Limited for 450 million rupees last Friday, increasing its hospitals to five.
Hemas Holdings’ stocks were up 5.40 rupees to 93.40 rupees when markets closed on Monday.
Asiri Hospital Holdings’ stocks were down 20 cents to 22.80 rupees. (COLOMBO, November 5 2018)