Located between the country of choice for foreign patients Turkey, this year more than 800 thousand tourists from health tourism is expecting revenue of $ 8 billion.
Turkey Medical Tourism Development Council Founding Chairman Emin Cakmak , on the occasion of Tourism Week , health tourism were found in the assessment of developments in the.
Health tourism is one of the fastest growing tourism segments in the last 10 years, indicating the health tourism, the country’s economy is also high yield, he said.
Cigarette lighter, sea, sand, sun, the number of tourists to reach 20 million, drawing attention to the fact that $ 650 per person, “2016, 751 thousand, in 2017, 765 thousand health tourists had come. Health tourism has a share of 7.2 billion dollars. he said.
Health tourism does not consist of medical tourism that expresses Cakmak, said:
“TALEBE HAPPY HAPPENED NO CAPACITY IS NOW Sağlık
The capacities of our private hospitals are now full. We do not have enough capacity in Istanbul, Ankara, Antalya and Izmir. There is not enough capacity to address incoming demand. Our operating rooms and foreign patient floors are full. Our capacity will be increased by 2-3 times with the opening of new city hospitals. The economic strength of our city hospitals on price competition in the power of our current power will be increased. “
“9-10 THOUSAND DOLLARS INCREASING THIS YEAR PERIOD INCREASE”
Lighter, about 810 thousand tourists for health tourism this year, expecting the transfer, “We are targeting these revenues with 8 billion dollars. ” said.
In Turkey every passing day Lighter those who had more severe cases and patients, “Health tourism We had 1 hospital with 10 years ago when we started the liver transplant license today, 15 our hospital we can do a liver transplant. Technology and transport which have been accredited by the Ministry of Health together with the investment When we receive these severe cases, our average incomes are rising, and today a bone marrow transplant is about 50-60 thousand dollars. Our goal is to get serious cases, cancer, surgery, transplant cases is to take. ” in the form of.
“YEAR 100 THOUSAND TOURISTS HAIR IS COMING TO Ektiren”
Lighters, 100 per year stating that thousands of tourists hair transplant to to come to Turkey, “This controllable figure, it could be even higher. One of Turkey country with the best hair transplantation. India health destination but the Indians are coming to Turkey for hair transplantation, they can not because they are of high quality. ” said.