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Truly Asia: Medical Tourism Association® Honors Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council
Asia-Pacific destination recognized for Public-Private Partnership at 2015 World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress, in Orlando, Fla.
By: Medical Tourism Association
“In a world in which too many patients are seeking treatments from too few quality doctors, Malaysia has capitalized on strong economic growth to create a medical system that is not only top-notch, but competitively priced as well,” said Renée-Marie Stephano (http://www.medicaltourismcongress.com/
Since 2010, Malaysia has nearly doubled its revenue from medical tourism to US$200 million (about RM697 mil) last year, according to government figures.
“We have always striven to uphold our promise of ‘quality care for your peace of mind’ to our healthcare travelers, and we are ecstatic that the world has taken notice of this,” said Sherene Azli, Chief Executive Officer of Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council, the primary agency under the Ministry of Health Malaysia entrusted to develop and promote the healthcare travel industry of Malaysia. “This award has certainly inspired us to keep making our mark as a healthcare travel destination of choice.”
The World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress accepts nominations to honor leadership, innovation, education, service and top facilities and destinations in the care and treatment of both international-
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