Dayakar Thota is an Ex-Armed forces Medical
officer. He served the Indian Army from 1971 to
1994 and took part in 1971ndo-pak war as well as
IPKF operations in Srilanka. He got his
MBBS degree from Osmania University in 1968 and
PG in Hospital Administration from University of
Poona in 1986. He passed staff college in 1982
from Defence Services Staff College (DSSC)
Wellington and simultaneously obtained M.Sc (Defence
Sciences) from Madras University.
He is a qualified Lead Quality Assessor
and traied NABH assessor.
To top all
this he is also a Certified Six Sigma Black
Prof (Lt. Col) Dayakar Thota is the Medical
Director for Ramdevrao
Hospital, a charitable hospital located in
the past he had held the following assignments
in the health field.
& Head of Department of Hospital Administration
at Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences
Learning Officer, Health Management &
Research Institute (104), Hyderabad
Institute of Health Systems, Hyderabad
Director, Emergency Management &
Research Institute (108), Hyderabad
Consultant & Additional Director
(Hospital Services), MGM Medical college
Superintendent and Professor, Dept. of
Hospital Administration, Nizamís Institute
of Medical Sciences (NIMS), Hyderabad.
Director, Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital,
, Lokmanya Hospital, Chinchwad, Pune.
of Hospital Administration & Deputy
Medical Superintendent, Kasturba Hospital (MAHE),
audit of a number of HCEs for ISO
has been a PG examiner for Hospital
Administration at various institutes including
AIIMS, AFMC, MAHE, NIMS, NTRUHS, RGUHS, DNBE etc.
is a life member of professional bodies such as
AHA, AHHA, AGE, ISHA, IAMI and IHS.