Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta, Bengaluru is now recognized as the ‘Best Medical Tourism Hospital. At the recently concluded Karnataka tourism awards 2016 organised by Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI) Fortis Hospitals bagged the honours.
The award was presented by Priyank Kharge, IT-BT Minister to individual and organizations that have played a key role in the development of state’s tourism.
“It is an honor to be also recognized by FKCCI after being accredited from the US-based Medical Travel Quality Alliance (MTQUA). Such appreciation only motivates us to provide benchmark care and services to our patients, both domestic and international,” said Vijayarathna, zonal director, Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road, Bengaluru.
Fortis Hospital Bannerghatta was India’s first hospital to achieve medical tourism accreditation from the US-based Medical Travel Quality Alliance (MTQUA) in 2014. Medical tourism certification from MTQUA is the only global certification program for hospitals, clinics, agencies, recovery resorts and related services and providers.
Fortis Healthcare Limited operates its healthcare delivery services in India, Dubai, Mauritius and Sri Lanka with 54 healthcare facilities including projects under development. The healthcare majors accounts for approximately 10,000 potential beds and 314 diagnostic centres.