Medical Value Travel Facilitator Empanelment Programme
Who are Medical Value Travel Facilitator:Agency involved in managing and coordinating all the activities related to care of the patients and their treatments while travelling abroad. Medical tourism agencies and facilitators are an important part of the medical tourism industry, helping patients to engage in medical tourism.
MVTF Empanelment Program:The MVTF empanelment program was started in the year 2016 on the request of Ministry of Tourism and FICCI. It provides accountability and reliability of the MVTF centers. Special benefits for the facilitators include showcase of this empanelment as part of their commitment to quality and patient safety. This would certainly build confidence to patient coming for treatment from overseas. MVTF centers in tier-1 cities where the healthcare facilities are good in our country will facilitate tie ups with hospitals to go for empanelment.
Clauses of Empanelment Criteria for Medical Value Travel Facilitator (MVTF):
NABH for empanelment of Medical Travel Facilitator has 7 sections
a) Technical and infrastructure specifications of the Organization
b) Statuary Compliance Information
c) Organization Information
d) Facilities Provided by the Organization
f) General Policy & Procedures
g) Organization Responsibilities
Why is India a Favourite destination?
a) High savings
b) No waitlists High quality treatment
c) World class facilities
d) Access to latest technology
e) Best surgeons
f) Customer care
g) Travel opportunities
h) Rich Cultural Heritage
Who can apply?
Any Medical Value Tourism facilitator fulfilling the requirements as per the check list can apply for MVTF empanelment certification.
How to apply for certification?
All aspiring MVTF organizations desirous for empanelment can apply online by registering on the NABH website.
How much is the Fees?
Are there any trainings conducted for the programme?
|General information brochure
||Free of cost (on website)
|NABH Checklist for MVTF Empanelment
||Free of cost (on website)
NABH Secretariat organizes training sessions on understanding of NABH standards and implementing them in the organizations in form of Programme on Implementation (POI), for healthcare organizations desirous of taking their organizations for accreditation. These sessions are taken by faculty from NABH who are senior assessors. The details of these trainings, dates, venue and fee information are available in the NABH website
NABH has taken a new initiative to conduct free master classes on various topics under the rubric "NABH Quality Connect-Learning with NABH". The master classes are conducted every month. The topics include: Key Performance Indicators (KPI), Hospital Infection Control, Management of Medication, Document Control, Clinical Audits, Continual Quality improvement, Hospital infection prevention etc
Apart from this guidance material is available at “Resource” page of NABH web portal
Kindly visit the below link to attend training programmes being conducted by NABH.
How to get a copy of the checklist?
The MVTF checklist is available for free download on the website