BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Sep 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Global Health Voyager, Inc., (GHV) (OTCBB: GLHV), a full-service, web-based, medical tourism facilitator, today announced a relationship with Apollo Hospitals Enterprises Ltd. (AHEL), an integrated healthcare organization that includes owned and managed hospitals, diagnostic clinics, dispensing pharmacies and consultancy services. Apollo Hospitals Group is regarded as an innovator and pioneer of integrated healthcare delivery in India, and has earned Joint Commission International accreditations for seven of its hospitals, the highest percentage of any hospital group in the region.
“India is a leading destination on the medical tourism map — with over 1 million medical travelers expected by 2012 — thanks to its attractive pricing and dedication to high quality medical care,” says Ali Moussavi, GHV president and CEO. “Apollo is an important addition to the GHV network and reflects our mission to provide medical travelers with access to exceptional healthcare services.”
As one of Asia’s largest healthcare groups, Apollo Hospitals offers over 8,500 beds across the system, and provides healthcare at the patient’s doorstep, clinical and diagnostic services, medical business process outsourcing, third party administration services and health insurance. In addition, Apollo was the only healthcare provider selected as one of the top 10 business superbrands of 2011 in India by Superbrands.
“We strive to enter into partnerships with the most highly respected and technically advanced institutions,” says Moussavi. “Offering patients best-in-class care options remains our top priority.”