We are pleased to offer our clients a quality medical treatment in leading medical hospitals and medical centres in India. Specialists of our company will undertake a full cycle of organizational issues related to treatment: consultations on choosing a medical institution for the profile and depending on the disease, the organization of spa treatment or in-patient treatment, the organization of flights and transfers to the place of treatment, visa support, translations of medical documentation, provision of interpreter services for the period of stay abroad, as well as information support during inpatient stay. Treatment in India, presupposes a wide range of medical services in various areas of medicine, ranging from diagnosis and disease prevention, to inpatient treatment in leading hospitals and medical centres as well as sanatorium treatment.
India is a fast growing sector in Medical Tourism. As per Confederation of Indian Industries ( CII ), The Medical Tourism sector in India, was estimated to be worth US Dollars 03 billion. It is projected to grow to US Dollars 07–08 billion by 2020. India is now a global health destination, with medical tourism growing by 30 per cent each year. According to the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII), the primary reason that attracts medical value travel to India is cost-effectiveness, and treatment from accredited facilities at par with developed countries at much lower cost. As per the market report -2015, India was one of the lowest cost and highest quality of all medical tourism destinations, it offers wide variety of procedures at about one-tenth the cost of similar procedures in the United States. Foreign patients travelling to India to seek medical treatment in 2012, 2013 and 2014 numbered 171,021, 236,898, and 184,298 respectively. According to a Confederation of Indian Industries ( CII ) - Grant report released in October 2015, Patients from Bangladesh and Afghanistan accounted for 34% of foreign patients. Russia and the Commonwealth Of Independent States (CIS ) accounted for 30% share of foreign medical tourist arrivals. Other major sources of patients include Africa and the Middle East. In 2015, India became the top destination for Russians seeking medical treatment.
A Medical Visa is issued by the Government of India to every medical tourist. You can get a Medical Visa, if you would like to seek medical treatment only in recognized specialized hospitals / treatment center in India. Up to two attendants, who are relatives or friends, are allowed to accompany the patient, under separate Medical Attendant Visa.
The initial duration of the visa is valid up to a year or the period of the treatment, which ever is less. This visa can be extended further for a year by the Foreign Regional Registration Office (FRRO) or the State Government if the patient shows the medical certificate or if the same is advised by recognized/reputed/specialized medical institutions of India. If extension is required after this also the Ministry of Affairs has the power to do this on recommendation of Foreign Regional Registration Office (FRRO) or the State Government, assisted by correct medical papers. The same procedure will be applicable for the attendant who is travelling under Medical Attendant Visa with the patient.
The following procedures and the conditions for which one can apply for a medical visa to India:
Following are some important medical guidelines to be kept in mind by every visitor in order to avoid any kind of problem in medical treatment or process: