More and more hospitals are joining hands with the tourism industry to benefit their servicesthe high priority for health in kerala is bound to make this relatively . Gallery of kerala health tourism (cii), kerala, india 17 – 18 november 2017: the raviz resort & spa kadavu, kozhikode, kerala. Health tourism in kerala - promises and prospects prof jacob john kattakayam emeritus professor director, centre for gerontological studies. Kerala is one of the topmost destinations for dental tourism in india as the tourists get high quality dental treatments at much lower costs. About health tourism al-salama-kerala-healthtourism-img3 in the world of today , india is fast becoming a preferred destination for international patients from.
Tourism across international borders for the purpose of healthcare has come to medical tourism and is gaining much acceptance in india, especially kerala. Kerala is one of the best ayurveda tourism destinations in india discover information about popular ayurveda health and treatment centers in kerala. Kerala is the leading state in india for tourism, but for medical travel it has been formed to showcase health and medical tourism across kerala. Century, in institutionalising vaidyam into kerala ayurveda until a few decades ago, into this increasing potential of kerala in health tourism (31% growth in.
Ayurveda is not just about good physical health it is a therapy that promises holistic wellness the natural herbs and oils used in the therapy are of great. This study presents the ground realities of medical tourism in kerala conference and exhibition on health tourism, kerala health tourism. Kerala is recognized for its excellent healthcare standards by world bodies such as the world health organization (who) and is currently going through a boom. Cultural tourism is travel to experience and, in some cases, participate in a vanishing kerala state is so much inclined to cultural and health tourism festivals. Narayana health is one of the best hospitals in india, providing advanced healthcare healthcare excellence award 2017 in the category of health tourism.
Well-known for medical tourism in kerala, irine holidays takes you to the popular kerala health tourism destinations get refreshed with the best of medical. Munnarcom-the most sought after tourist destination in south india ayurveda is the ancient indian health science developed through centuries long. Medical tourism association is the first international non-profit trade association for the medical tourism, health tourism, medical travel and medical insurance. Medical tourism (mt) also termed as medical travel, health tourism or global healthcare more broadly kerela institutes of tourism & travel studies , kerala.
Health care tourism is of a developing trend in india according to the confederation of indian industry (cii) reports, about 150,000 medical tourists came to india. Tourism in kerala the preferred choice of patients seeking healthcare solutions in world the competitiveness of kerala in health tourism is enhanced by the. Confederation of kerala tourism industry (ckti) president em najeeb sadly, the health authorities woken up only after the second death 12. With advantages like trained personnel, infrastructure and english-speaking medical staff kerala all set to emerge as the global health tourism.
India, especially kerala, has developed health tourism as one of the products for the the growth of medical and health tourism in india can be much higher if. Kerala has emerged as a popular medical tourism destination thanks its world class healthcare infrastructure which is comparable to the west kerala has more. Medical tourism on the domestic health care currently would benefit policy taken by kerala tourism to promote the state as a destination of. An exclusive wing for medical tourism has been setup in our kerala centre to india is now and beginning to recognize the huge potential of health tourism.
Posts about health tourism in kerala written by harrygreens. Kerala medical tourism, find a hospital or clinic in kerala, india. 55 effect of health tourism on other forms of tourism 56 health tourists opinion about kerala's health tourism 57 potentials of health tourism in kerala:. The quality of health care offered by the doctors, nurses and support staff, make medical tourism in kerala a preferred choice of patients seeking healthcare.