Medical Value Travel Facilitator
Empanelment is the provision by an independent body of written assurance (a certificate) that the services being provided by the facilitator meets specific requirements.
Medical Tourism in India is playing a vital role in improving the economic and social status of the society. A large and growing population, a booming economy, rapid urbanization which has expanded the middle class,
and awareness on emerging new diseases, lifestyle diseases & their burden has enabled the medical tourism industry to grow at much higher rate.
The objective of NABH is to initiate programs focusing on patient safety through process of self and external evaluation in order to test the accountability and reliability of the facilitators.
The empanelment criteria’s are not expected to be prescriptive. They only lay down the requirements and it is up to organization to come out with the systems, processes and modes of measuring performance indicators which can demonstrate compliance to the requirements as specified in the empanelment criteria.
The certificate issued shall be valid for two years. The organization should apply for renewal six months before the expiry of validity.