MALAYSIA HEALTHCARE TRAVEL COUNCIL (MHTC) The Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC) was established in 2009 as a dedicated, fully government-funded body to promote Malaysia as a preferred healthcare travel destination. MHTC facilitates collaboration between key public and private sector stakeholders such as governments, insurance companies, airlines, travel agents, health facilitators and the likes in further emerging this industry. In unearthing Malaysia as the hidden gem in healthcare travel, MHTC acts as an enabler amongst industry patrons’ in promoting to the world on Malaysia’s offerings within this industry via various conduits both from the local and international arena. Private hospitals in Malaysia offer expertise in medical fields such as cardiology, oncology, orthopaedics, dental, in-vitro fertilisation, ophthalmology and neurology. Some medical facilities have attained accreditations such as the Joint Commission International (JCI), Malaysian Society for Quality in Health (MSQH) and the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS) to advocate continuous quality improvement and safety in the arena of Malaysian healthcare. Malaysia is unique that the government strongly supports the medical tourism initiatives and differentiates itself by offering patients hospitable end-to-end quality care from the time a patient explores Malaysia as a healthcare destination, right through to post-operative recovery. More information at: +603 2726 8688 | callcentre@mhtc.org.my or www.medicaltourism.com.my