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Thailand The Medical Hub
12-02-14 | 24167 views
Bangkok-based hospitals set up airport service counter to assist medical tourists
BANGKOK, Feb 11 – Travellers now can rest assured that health services in Bangkok are excellent and on par with international standards thanks to blooming medical tourism products and services in Thailand where hospital treatment comes with complete concierge service for...
11-02-14 | 21254 views
BANGKOK to host global pharmacy exhibition and congress
Bangkok is set to host the 2014 edition of Pharmex Asia alongside the World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences this coming September. PHARMEX Asia 2014, a regular annual meeting of the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP),  is set to be Southeast Asia’s largest ever...
10-02-14 | 20526 views
Anti-aging experts to convene physical therapy conference in Bangkok
BANGKOK, Jan 6 – Asia’s leading anti-aging experts have been invited to convene the 2nd International Physical Therapy Conference (IPTC) and the 2nd Physical Therapy Mahidol University Research Symposium (PTMURS) to be held mid-2014 by Mahidol University's Faculty of Physical...
06-01-14 | 20538 views
Bt20 billion granted to support 5-year medical hub initiative
BANGKOK, Jan 6 – Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health has granted some Bt20 billion to support the five-year strategic plan to promote the country as the medical hub of Asia. According to Public Health Permanent Secretary Dr Narong Sahametapat, up to 10 billion baht will be granted as budget...
06-01-14 | 18859 views
Medical experts to convene in Bangkok for health conference themed AEC
BANGKOK, Dec 30 - Physicians and other medical specialists will convene in Bangkok for the Siriraj International Conference in Medicine and Public Health (SICMPH), scheduled to take place mid-2014. Themed “Healthcare for the AEC”, SICMPH 2014 offers participants an opportunity to partake in an...
30-12-13 | 1166 views
Thai spa: the country's renowned wellness tourism
Thai spa services are internationally recognised, thanks to the hard work and successful perceptions of customer satisfaction to provide improved services and business at international standards to clients from around the world.
13-12-13 | 1884 views
Thailand eyes five provinces as ASEAN health centres
BANGKOK, Nov 27 – Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health will promote five Thai provinces as health centres for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), along with developing hospital services near the country's borders to welcome the establishment of ASEAN Economic Community...
27-11-13 | 936 views
Public Health Ministry to develop Thailand as ASEAN medical hub to draw more revenue
BANGKOK, Nov 26 - Thailand's Public Health Ministry plans to develop Thailand as ASEAN's medical hub, aiming to increase the numbers of foreign patients by 10 per cent every year. Public Health Minister Dr Pradit Sintavanarong said in a televised programme that the government projects generating Bt14...
26-11-13 | 1271 views
BOI supports Thailand to become Asia's world-class health care destination
BANGKOK, Nov 25 – Thailand's Board of Investment (BOI) has announced its support to push the country as Asia's medical hub in response to government strategies introduced in 2004. Under BOI support, the country will be ready to provide medical services, the latest medical technology and medicine,...
25-11-13 | 1142 views
Thai spas win three AsiaSpa Awards
BANGKOK, Nov 22 – Thai spas swept up three of the 21 top honours for innovation and quality in spa standards at the 9th Annual AsiaSpa Awards ceremony held in Hong Kong. Three Thai winners recognised for excellence are  Divana Massage and Spa Bangkok for Day Spa of the Year 2013, ESPA at Phulay...
22-11-13 | 897 views
Govt 5-year plan sees Thailand as international medical hub
BANGKOK, Nov 21 -- The Thai government has initiated a cooperative effort for the country to become an international medical hub within the next 5 years by making maximum use of the country’s limited medical resources together with environmental and natural resources to eventually increase incomes and...
21-11-13 | 1452 views
Chaophya Hospital establishes 'One-Stop Service' for international patients
BANGKOK, Nov 18 - Bangkok-riverfront Chaophya Hospital has established a One-Stop Service system for international patients seeking medical treatment in Thailand. The idea has been carried out in line with the government’s policy of developing Thailand into a medical hub in the region. The...
18-11-13 | 1107 views
Vejthani Hospital’s Smart Dispensing Robot EVV220: 1st in Asia
BANGKOK, Nov 18 - Vejthani Hospital in the Thai capital has become the first hospital in Asia to offer Smart Dispensing Robot EVV220 to help improve the service quality offered the hospital’s inpatients and outpatients, both Thai and international. The hospital claims it is worth investing in such...
18-11-13 | 878 views
First International Symposium on Colorectal Disease in Phuket
PHUKET, Nov 18 – The first International Symposium in Colorectal Disease will be held next month in Phuket with Thai and international medical experts discussing and sharing in-depth scientific details in the medical specialty. The three-day symposium will take place at Thailand's southern island of...
18-11-13 | 854 views
'Wellness Tourism' highlighted in TAT's 2014 Marketing Plan
BANGKOK, Nov 14 – Thailand plans to promote all types of health and wellness tourism as part of the country’s new marketing strategy for 2014. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) reported that health and wellness tourism, a relatively new segment of the travel industry, will become a niche...
14-11-13 | 1296 views
Thai hospitals strive for service excellence to meet international patient needs
BANGKOK, Nov 13 – Thailand has welcomed a continually rising number of international patients since leading hospitals here have worked to achieve various international accreditation, among the top standard ones is the Joint Commission International (JCI) screening. Up to 25 hospitals in Thailand...
13-11-13 | 1019 views
Newest CT technology in Thailand introduced for heart patients
BANGKOK, Nov 12 – Bumrungrad International Hospital and Siemens Limited have introduced “2nd Generation Dual Source CT” to help doctors evaluate potential heart problems faster and more accurately, with a lower radiation dose. In an effort to continue bringing world-class healthcare to...
12-11-13 | 1014 views
World tropical medicine experts convene in Bangkok
BANGKOK, Nov 12 – The world’s top medical experts, researchers and other leading innovators in the field of tropical medicine will meet in Bangkok next month for a Joint International Tropical Medicine Meeting (JITMM 2013) to pool their understanding and insights in the dealing with conventional...
12-11-13 | 932 views
Thailand pushes to become world’s leading medical hub destination
BANGKOK, Nov 12 – Thailand's Medical Hub Web Portal has been launched to facilitate those seeking to receive excellent healthcare across Thailand, in order for the country to become leading medical tourism destination worldwide.     At...
12-11-13 | 1097 views