A Turkish nuclear physicist develops radiation-free imaging device

A Turkish scientist team headed by Associate Professor ELIF INCE from University of Istinye in Istanbul has developed a radiation-free imaging device. In an interview with press Dr. INCE has noted that the production process of the device will start within 2 years, latest. The team that has achieved this success consists of several scientists such More...

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Turkey ranks third in health tourism in Europe
By BTT On Monday, December 11th, 2017

Turkey ranks third in health tourism in Europe

Istanbul Health Expo Fair and Congress which attracted a great deal of attention was held in Yeşilköy Istanbul. The event received participation from 20 countries to include countries such as Saudi Arabia, Qatar, More...

By BTT On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Acıbadem Healthcare Group targets US$ 100 million investment in 2017

Acıbadem Healtcare Group (ASG) which plans to grow more than 20 percent in 2017 targets a total investment of $ 100 million. It is forecasted that the number of employees will be 23,000 by the end of 2017. Acıbadem More...

By BTT On Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Istanbul to host 2nd PPP Healthcare Summit

Istanbul is going to host the 2nd Annual PPP Healthcare Summit, an important event on April 26-28 2016 thanks to a successful launch in April 2015. The event which is dedicated exclusively to Public Private Partnerships More...

By BTT On Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Experts recommend Turkey as among most suitable countries for health tourism

Turkey despite difficult times it has been going through due to unpleasant political developments in the Middle East, is still considered to be among the most suitable destinations to offer international patients More...

By admin On Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Project called city hospitals draws attention of British funds

Known as the “city hospitals”, a project involving the construction of hospitals through public-private partnership, is starting to enjoy robust interest from British funds. Huseyin Arslan, Chairman of the YDA More...

By admin On Sunday, July 7th, 2013

Healthcare Sector: A promising source of revenue for Turkey

A few decades back many Turkish citizens used to fly abroad and USA in particular to get medical treatment as the belief at the time was that the country did not provide satisfactory prospects of medical treatment More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Waste management and electricity production in Turkey

In Turkey, 50,000 tons of garbage is produced everyday which corresponds to 1,5-2 kgs of garbage per residence on top of industrial and medical wastes. Like with many developing countries Turkey has to cope with More...

By admin On Sunday, March 17th, 2013

Article: Healthcare System in Turkey (by Semiha Unal)

The healthcare system in Turkey is being developed under the 2003-2013 Health Transformation Program as part of the EU harmonization package. The purpose of this program is to increase the quality and efficiency More...

By admin On Friday, November 16th, 2012

Global giant Pfizer opens new production unit in Turkey

Global giants keep investing in Turkey… The most recent investment was realized by Global pharmaceutical company Pfizer which opened a pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) production plant in Istanbul. It is reported More...