18-20 March 2012: Kempinski – (Ishtar) Hotel, Dead Sea – Jordan
This international event, organised by The Private Hospitals Association (PHA), will bring together public and private medical and health institutions to shed the light on this vital and active sector and increase the level of awareness regarding the international standards for promoting medical tourism, as well as a forum for decision makers to discuss business opportunities. Around 400 regional and international delegates are expected to participate in the congress representing ministries, health attaches, hospitals, medical centres, health institutions, manufacturers of medical equipment & pharmaceuticals, insurance companies, medical tour operators, hotels and spas, laboratories, radiology centres and healthcare service providers in addition to scientists, doctors and researchers in the scientific and healthcare and global medical tourism industry.
This event is supported by Jordan Enterprise Development Corporation (JEDCO), Jordan Investment Board (JIB), Jordan Tourism Board (JTB), The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Royal Jordanian (RJ). Ten member hospitals of the PHA will be partners at the event.
The Private Hospitals Association is a non-profit organisation founded in 1984 that aims to give Jordanians the ability to choose the best medical services available by creating awareness and raising competitiveness of the private hospitals locally and internationally, whilst at the same time maintaining the interests of the private hospitals, encouraging interaction between members and keeping up with the changing needs of patients.