GHA Representatives

Asia

Quality & Accreditation Institute (QAI)

About:

GHA and QAI have initiated a joint accreditation program for hospitals and clinics in India serving medical travel patients. GHA and QAI will work with accredited hospitals in India as a prerequisite to offering Global Healthcare Accreditation for Medical Travel Services in the region. The accreditation may be from a recognized national or international accreditation body, such as QAI and JCI. The GHA accreditation survey will include a surveyor from each organization using the GHA standards. QAI will also serve as GHA’s local partner in India, conducting joint training, workshops and advisory services and providing information about GHA accreditation and related programs developed to build patient trust in hospitals serving international and medical tourism patients.

Located in India, QAI was founded in order to create an ecosystem of education, training, quality improvement and accreditation. QAI seeks to provide a platform to stakeholders including professionals and organizations, associated with quality, to share their wisdom and knowledge. This will further provide tremendous opportunities to all concerned to learn and contribute in improving organizations engaged with QAI.

Region:

India

Contact:

Dr. Bhupendra Kumar Rana, Chief Executive Officer

Phone:

+91-120-4113234

Email:

bkrana@qai.org.in

Website:

http://www.qai.org.in

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M2 Organization & Consultancy (Turkey)

About:

GHA and M2 have partnered to promote GHA programs and services in Turkey. For GHA accreditation, the survey will include a surveyor from each organization using the GHA standards. M2 will also serve as GHA’s local partner in Turkey, conducting joint training, workshops and advisory services and providing information about GHA accreditation and related programs developed to build patient and guest trust in hospitals and hotels serving medical and wellness travelers. Both GHA Accreditation and WellHotel® (accreditation program for hotels) have been recognized by the Turkish government.

Health tourism is becoming one of the most important exports in Turkey and is growing exponentially. As a consultancy company, M2 works with its professional consultants to provide enhanced value to health tourism facilities including hospitals, clinics and hotels, who seek to develop, validate or improve the services provided to health and wellness travelers.

Region:

Turkey

Contact:

Ahmet Girgin, CEO & Founder

Phone:

Email:

manager@m2.com.tr

Website:

https://m2htc.com/en/

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Malaysian Society for Quality in Health (Malaysia) (MSQH)

About:

GHA and MSQH have initiated a joint accreditation program for hospitals and clinics in Malaysia serving medical travel patients. GHA and MSQH will work with accredited hospitals in Malaysia as a prerequisite to offering Global Healthcare Accreditation for Medical Travel Services in the region. The accreditation may be from a recognized national or international accreditation body, such as MSQH and JCI. The GHA accreditation survey will include a surveyor from each organization using the GHA standards. MSQH will also serve as GHA’s local partner in Malaysia, conducting joint training, workshops and advisory services and providing information about GHA accreditation and related programs developed to build patient trust in hospitals serving international and medical tourism patients.

The Malaysian Society for Quality in Health was established in 1997 with the vision of advocating, promoting, and supporting continuous quality improvements and safety in Malaysian healthcare arena. In order to realize this vision, MSQH develops standards, plans and implements accreditation programs, promotes safety and quality improvement in healthcare facilities, and organizes opportunities for communication of ideas and exchange of experiences on current and best practices in health care. MSQH has also initiated the Patient for Patients Safety Movement to strengthen patients and family engagement in the delivery of healthcare services since 2014.

Region:

Malaysia

Contact:

Dr. Kadar Marikar

Phone:

Email:

Website:

http://www.msqh.com.my/

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Somporn Kumphong, CEO Healthcare Expert Group

About:

Region:

Thailand, Southeast Asia and Japan

Contact:

Phone:

Email:

sompornk@hcexpertgroup.com

Website:

LinkedIn:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/somporn-kumphong-md-362787109/

Europe

Dr. Joey Khan, CEO MedHotel

About:

Region:

Hungary

Contact:

Phone:

Email:

jrk@joeykhan.com

Website:

LinkedIn:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/dr-joey-r-khan-3b9ba040/

Ms. Uliana Kozhuharova-Kanelli, CEO of Medihelp International

Middle East & North Africa

Dr. Esam Masoud, CEO of Care Plus Saudi Arabia

About:

Region:

Saudi Arabi & Egypt


Contact:

Phone:

Email:

Masoudesam@gmail.com

Website:

LinkedIn:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/esam-masoud-230548110/

Dr. Yasser Nawara, VP International Services - The MEJA Group - USA

About:

Region:

Egypt, Jordan, and Northern Africa, (Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco)

Contact:

Phone:

Email:

dr.nawara@icloud.com

Website:

LinkedIn:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/dryassernawara

Kaizen Management

About:

Region:

Bahrain & Oman


Contact:

Dr. Jaafar AL Aradi, Medical Consultant / Head of Medical Quality

Phone:

Email:

jaafar@kaizenbh.com

Website:

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Vmarsh Healthcare

About:

Region:

UAE and Saudi Arabia

Contact:

Mr. Sandeep Sharma, Executive Director

Phone:

Email:

sandeep@vmarsh.com

Website:

http://www.vmarsh.com

LinkedIn:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/sandeep-sharma-247b0532

Zak International

About:

Region:

Lebanon & UAE

Contact:

Mr. Zak Kawoukji, Chief Executive Officer

Phone:

Email:

zak@zak-international.com

Website:

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South America

Faturhelp

About:

Region:

Brazil

Contact:

Dr. Alvim Graccho, Executive Director

Phone:

Email:

info@faturhelp.com.br

Website:

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Global Network Assistance (GNA)

About:

Region:

Colombia

Contact:

Mr. César Rozo, Director

Phone:

Email:

Website:

https://www.globalnetworkassistance.com/

LinkedIn:

Gary Heaven
Brenda Johnson
Bronny James
Joanna Koslov
Margaret Conar
Freddie Steward