01 August, 2017

The Health Bank gears up to support health tourism boom

The Health Bank gears up to support health tourism boom

01 August 2017
Dubai - Due to increasing demand from customers, The Health Bank, (THB) a new health management service provider, has expanded its business in Dubai by opening a second office in JLT.  With Dubai set to attract half a million international patients by 2020, THB’s expansion supports this vision, and along with its partnership with the Dubai Health Authority and the Medical Tourism Council, will provide health management services to the health tourists coming to the Emirate of Dubai.

THB manages the health portfolio of individuals and corporates through a unique array of services which includes; electronic consolidation of individual health portfolio, members access to over 25,000 health and wellness providers worldwide, urgent over the phone medical advice from a physician available 24/7, a remote second medical opinion from world-renowned facilities and personalized care coordination from anywhere in the world.

For tourists seeking healthcare in Dubai, THB, in addition to its core services will provide individuals with a single point of contact for evaluating information based on the requirement and provide them assistance in facilitating the logistics of their trip, healthcare and aftercare.

Dr. Layla Al Marzouqi, Director of Medical Tourism Council, said, “Dubai offers combination of finest medical experts, premier accredited healthcare facilities and unique experience of the iconic city. By combining the services of Health bank with the health packages available on, health tourist can get personalized assistance in planning and facilitating their trip along with continuity of care, from pre-arrival to post-departure.”

Zarmina Jafar, Director, The Health Bank said: “In the vibrant city of Dubai there is an ever-increasing demand for health tourism. The Health Bank was founded on the premise that, in transient world, we need to better manage our health and medical records as we travel from city to city. Our international team are on call around the clock, so that we can manage our customers’ needs wherever they are. Expanding our business, so early on, is a clear sign that this is a service well needed and we look forward to further supporting the vision of health tourism in Dubai.”

The newly opened office is a hub that offer its members and global health tourists the benefit of a single point of contact for recommendation of top quality specialists, management of electronic health records, appointments and reminders, and personalized attention to health and wellness needs, including weight loss, fitness, and aesthetics. 

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