May 7, 2016: US medical travel coordinator A&K Global Health Temos certified
Congratulations to A&K Global Health on the
successful pass of the Temos “Quality in International Medical Travel
Coordination” program. A&K passed the certification program as a grade A
medical travel coordinator; the highest possible rating in the Temos
A&K Global Health strives to provide 5-star
service from arrival at the patient’s treatment destination to follow up care
after the patient returns home.
This includes travel packages with varying levels of care, but all of the medical travel
services meet A&K Global Health 5-Star standard ideals, which include:
confidence that the patient’s decisions make the most financial sense for him/her.
ethical, transparent processes.
model that works directly with individuals in destination and departure
countries, which allows A&K Global Health to offer better travel options
that are sensitive to the unique cultural, social, and economic needs of each
Global health works with
nonprofits, government agencies, and insurance companies to help offset the
cost of medical care, if needed.
For further information please visit our Medical Travel
Coordination Guide or the website of A&K Global Health and meet the colleagues from A&K Global
Health at the IMTJ Summit in Madrid from 24 to 26 May.
May 5, 2016: Mediterraneo Hospital Athens re-certified
Mediterraneo Hospital is a private tertiary care
hospital founded in 2000. It is a 164-bed state of the art general hospital,
situated in Glyfada, south of Athens.
Renovated in 2010 Mediterraneo Hospital today covers
an area of 12.000 square meters and offers its services as a modern diagnostic,
surgical and nursing center with state of the art premises, wards, rooms, and
11 operating theatres, two state of the art angiography suites for invasive cardiology,
electrophysiology, and other procedures, as well as a hybrid surgical room.
Mediterraneo Hospital provide specialized medical
services in areas such as: bariatric surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology,
invasive cardiology, interventional & therapeutic neuroradiology, neurology,
neurosurgery, vascular surgery, ENT, endocrinology, gastroenterology, general surgery,
breast unit, gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, internal medicine,
renal dialysis, rheumatology, urology.
The assessors from Germany, Greece and Jordan found a
well-managed hospital, highly motivated and experienced hospital staff at
Mediterraneo Hospital which is well prepared for international patients.
The patient rooms are well equipped including own bathroom, phone, TV, air
condition, and internet access. Patient rooms are twin or single-bed rooms;
further deluxe accommodation as well as suites are available. Patients
appreciate the arts on the walls of the wards and the patient rooms which
underlines the personal touch and pleasant atmosphere within the hospital.
April 28, 2016: Hospitadent Mecidiyeköy Istanbul re-certified
As part of the Hospitadent Dental Group Hospitadent Dental
Hospital Mecidiyeköy applied for the re-certification of the “Quality in
International Dental Care” program and passed the Temos certification program
with the highest grade A.
Hospitadent Mecidiyeköy has continuously been working
on the expansion of its services for international patients including the
opening of offices in Frankfurt, Germany and Kayseri,
Turkey. Another office will be opened soon in Utrecht, Netherlands. Patients
can choose where to get pre- and post-treatment services.
The Temos assessors
from Greece and Germany were very pleased about the developments. The facility
has built up a very effective and efficient team and as a result the quality
management system is totally aligned to the needs and the business targets of
the organisation which leads to a successful realization of patient services
and quality optimization.
Patients can expect a
high quality level for dental and non-clinical services during the complete
international patient care cycle.