GHA Representatives

Asia

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/

Faturhelp

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Region:

Brazil

Contact:

Dr. Alvim Graccho, Executive Director

Phone:

Email:

info@faturhelp.com.br

Website:

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Global Network Assistance (GNA)

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Region:

Colombia

Contact:

Mr. César Rozo, Director

Phone:

Email:

Website:

https://www.globalnetworkassistance.com/

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Kaizen Management

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Region:

Bahrain & Oman


Contact:

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

Phone:

Email:

jaafar@kaizenbh.com

Website:

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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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Mohamed El-Amir and Ahmed Gabr of Accreditation Middle East

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Region:

Egypt and Libya

Contact:

Phone:

Email:

m.elamir@accreditationmiddleeast.com

Website:

LinkedIn:

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

Ms. Uliana Kozhuharova-Kanelli, CEO of Medihelp International

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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Somporn Kumphong, CEO of HCG International (Thailand)

About:

Region:

Thailand, Southeast Asia and Japan

Contact:

Phone:

Email:

sompornk@hcexpertgroup.com

Website:

LinkedIn:

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

The Council for Health Service Accreditation of Southern Africa (COHSASA) NPC

About:

The Global Healthcare Accreditation (GHA) Program and The Council for Health Service Accreditation of Southern Africa (COHSASA) NPC have launched a joint accreditation program for hospitals and clinics in Africa serving medical travel patients. The goal of the partnership is to leverage each organization’s strengths to better serve healthcare providers in Africa seeking to enhance medical traveler patient experience and business performance.

COHSASA NPC is a South African company which has been operating in the SADEC region (but principally in South Africa) since 1995. It was conceived in 1994 to support the New South Africa and Government efforts to provide equity in healthcare provision. In the past 24 years the Council has worked in healthcare facilities in both the private and public sectors, conferring accreditation on those facilities that comply with standards that have been ratified by representative professional bodies and the International Society for Quality in Health Care.

Region:

Contact:

Phone:

+27 21 531-4225

Email:

queries@cohsasa.co.za

Website:

http://cohsasa.co.za/

LinkedIn:

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