Developing economy, abundance of well trained health care professionals, efficient outsource of world wide customer care services, our country is the world’s best international cost conscious Medical SERVICE Destination. Tamil Nadu has been Internationally classified as an affordable and state –of- the – Art EXCELLENT HEALTH CARE provider for patients from across seas and borders. The State has Ultra-Modern Hospitals, talented Medical Professional, State–of- the –art Medical Facilities both in Government and Private Sectors. These Medical Facilities have treated and cured many who came with serious ailments and returned with good health.
Considering the importance of Medical Tourism, the Department of Tourism in Association with the hospitals has established a Medical Tourism Information Centre in the Tamil Nadu Tourism Complex and Travel Desks set up in Chennai and Madurai.
A core committee of Medical experts, the Directorate of Medical Education to oversee the system and visitors needs. MEDI TOUR INDIA [NGO] to help with a comprehensive data base of Leading Hospitals. TTDC website will update information through its portal for the benefit of such tourists. Important decisions taken up by Core Committee are:
1. Identify the list of Hospitals & coordinate with them.
2. To print Folders on Medical Tourism.
3. To setup Travel Desks at listed Hospitals.
4. To organize Seminars/ Workshop.
5. Capacity Oriented Training for Travel/Medical Tourism Desk staff.