CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS, April 05, 2016
SKY RE Facultattive and Treaty Ltd. (SKY RE) announced today that it is participating in insuring Guru Nanak Ramgaria Sikh Hospital (Guru Nanak Hospital) a medical facility in Nairobi, Kenya against medical malpractice risks.
Per its website, Guru Nanak Hospital is a medium sized hospital whose mission is “To give quality medical care, excellent patient hospitality and quality affordable services in preventive and tertiary care.” It aims, “To be the hospital of choice for every Kenyan,” and works to achieve this goal by, giving, “… Quality medical care, excellent patient hospitality and quality affordable services in preventive and tertiary care.”
Leticia Nisbett-Dore, SKY RE’s Chief Executive Officer noted that, “Kenya is a nation where insurance penetration is low. Accordingly, there is a lot of room for growth in the sector.” She also noted that, “In addition, the health care industry in Kenya is one that has potential for growth and expansion as the country addresses the issues of a lack of health care resources as well as issues related to HIV infection. Our involvement in managing risks related to achieving better health care for Kenyans at this juncture will enable us to play a larger role as the industry expands to meet their needs.” Lastly, she states, “We appreciate earning the trust of Guru Nanak Hospital and Trident Insurance to be part of its risk management program.”
SKY RE Facultative and Treaty Ltd (www.sky.re) is an internationally oriented Reinsurer with the policies backed by the exceptional financial strength and solid claims-paying ability of our capital providers. With a global presence, our team collaborates to deliver exceptional service to our clients across the world. Our broad reinsurance underwriting capabilities include property, catastrophe, casualty, professional lines, and specialty lines including trade credit, surety, global weather, aviation and space, marine and energy, agriculture and personal accident.
Marc Estrella, CPCU, CIDM
SKY RE Facultative and Treaty Ltd.