October 9, 2015: Hygeia Hospital Tirana re-certified
Congratulations to Hygeia Hospital Tirana, Albania on its re-certification of the Temos “Quality in International Patient Care” quality program!
The assessors’ team from Singapore, Germany and Greece visited the hospital, a tertiary care hospital for three days. The hospital is the leading hospital in Albania and offers a wide range of medical services including all kinds of medical specialties, sub-specialties and critical care. The departments are equipped with state-of-the-art technologies.
The three assessors found good units, a well-managed hospital with a team of kind and experienced staff, a kind hospitality, good facilities, and a reassuring level of quality in medical treatment, technical equipment and nursing.
The number of international patients could be doubled within three years and the international patient department has been preparing to serve further patients coming from abroad.
As part of the Temos hospital inspection and certification program the assessors interviewed three international patients and their relatives, two from the US and one from the Netherlands, who confirmed the high level of comfort, a good communication and good medical as well as nursing services.
For further information please visit the Temos Hospital Guide and the hospital website.
General & Maternity Hospital
September 2, 2015: Re-certification of Rethymno Medical Assistance
Rethymno Medical Assistance, the healthcare unit in Rethymno, providing primary care services and tourism medicine support has been successfully recertified after having completed 3 fruitful years of cooperation with Temos organisation and renewed its certification validity according to the Temos standard “Quality in International Patient Care”, for another 3 years.
On Friday 12th of June, the unit was officially audited by an international TEMOS assessor from Jordan, who visited the unit on site in order to validate the facility and the delivered services both to the international patients and the natives. Rethymno Medical Assistance successfully passed the audit and especially, in the field of International Patients’ management was rated as level ‘A’, proving its focus in continuous adjustment and improvement of services towards the foreigners as well as its efficient collaboration with the international health insurances and medical assistance companies. By its differentiated and enhanced level of services, Rethymno Medical Assistance contributes to the overall added value of the tourism sector in Crete island in Greece.
Source: Temos Hellas Ltd.
August 29, 2015 - 2015 Chinese Healthcare Summit
2015 Chinese Health Festival & Chinese Healthcare Summit, Co-organized by China International Health & Medical Tourism Association (CIHMTA), supported by Yiling Healthcare City, was hold successfully in Shijiazhuang, The People's Republic of China (PRC) on 29th, August, 2015.
President of China International Health & Medical Tourism Association (CIHMTA) and Temos representative in China, Mrs. Jia Xiao Fang was honored to have been invited as Keynote Speaker on International Cross-border Health and Medical Tourism Industry, China Health Tourism B2G/ B2B Innovative Collaborations, Silk Road Heath Tourism Collaborations, Smart Health Tourism and Telemedicine.
More than 1800 healthcare industry delegates, investors across China attended the summit.
B2B Health Summit (left)/Mrs. Jia Xiao Fang, President CIHMTA (right)
Source: Jia Xiao Fang
August 18, 2015 - Diplomatic Council (DC) gains consultative status with the United Nations (UN)
Diplomatic Council (DC) gains consultative status with the United Nations (UN)
We are very pleased to announce that our partner Diplomatic
Council has been granted by the United Nations the highest status that can be achieved for a Non-Governmental
Organisation (NGO): the special
consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the
United Nations. This status entitles the Diplomatic Council to attend UN
sessions and make written and oral statements at international UN conferences
and events. The Diplomatic Council will consequently have the opportunity to
globally support the interest of economic diplomacy, express its views and
influence the work of the Economic and Social Council.
On a yearly
basis DC exclusively awards Temos certified medical facilities the “DC
Preferred Partner Hospital/Clinic” certificate – a privilege only for Temos
Since 2013 Dr.
Claudia Mika has been contributing to the DC Healthcare Forum as vice
On behalf of DC
and the chairwoman Dr. Bettina Horster we are pleased to invite all Temos
Conference participants to attend the DC-UN
session on Tuesday afternoon, 17.11.2015, to learn more about the DC UN
activities and to pro-actively get involved and contribute to these activities.
July 22, 2015 - International Medical Tourism Certification & Silk Road Health Tourism Summit, China
Successful event in
Sanya, Hainan on 16 and 17 July 2015
with China International Health & Medical Tourism Association (CIHMTA)
TEMOS International hosted the 2015 International Medical Tourism Certification
& Silk Road Health Tourism Summit, China in Sanya, Hainan which took place
on 16 and 17 July 2015. Organized by the partners from Sanya TCM Hospital and
supported by China State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Sanya
Tourism Administration, Sanya TCM Health Tourism Association, and Sanya
Xinxinrong TCM Health Tourism Travel Company, the participants received
training from Dr. Claudia Mika, CEO Temos International and Angeliki Katsapi,
Director Temos Hellas and Temos Aegean, and discussed about quality management in
health and medical tourism, international patient management and associated
More than 200 guests and delegates, including Guangzhou University of Chinese
Medicine, Changchun University of Chinese Medicine, hospitals, clinics, 5-Star
hotels and resorts, inbound and outbound health tourism facilitators, health
insurances companies, travel agencies, international Airlines attended the
For further information please get back to the
Temos Headquarters and visit www.CIHMTA.com(only Chinese).