Ramsay Health Care is committed to delivering high quality health care services, long-term sustainable growth and shareholder returns. The Board recognises the importance of good governance in achieving these corporate objectives, in discharging its responsibilities to all stakeholders and in executing the broader role of Ramsay Health Care as a good corporate citizen.
Ramsay Health Care has been included in the FTSE4Good Global Index every year since 2011. The FTSE4Good Global Index is a global index identifying companies that demonstrate strong environmental, social and governance practices (ESG), measured against globally recognised standards. Inclusion in the 2021 FTSE4Good Index demonstrates Ramsay Health Care’s sustained commitment to global ESG standards. As of 2021, Ramsay received an MSCI ESG Rating of AA. Ramsay has achieved a “AA” rating since 2017.1
As a global company, employing over 80,000 staff and caring for over eight million patients each year, we recognise that we have an enormous responsibility to ensure we are maintaining the highest standards of quality, safety and sustainability. The Ramsay Way philosophy: “People Caring for People” is the foundation of how we operate and our people are central to this. It is vital that we are living The Ramsay Way values, having it guide the decisions we make, through the services we deliver and through our interactions with all our stakeholders.
While we are well on the way to becoming one of the largest and most successful private hospital operators in the world, we also have a vision to be one of the world’s most respected companies and to this end, we take a leadership role in shaping the world that we live in through our focus on delivering quality healthcare; our people; our environment, good corporate governance and societal issues at large.
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