Kenya is hoping to cash in on the fast growth of the medical tourism sector, and while at it, increase the quality of healthcare available in the country. T the government of the country is trying to position it as a medical tourism destination to attract its neighbor countries. They are trying to give East African countries an opportunity to avail quality treatment in low prices.
This hospitals and medical centers are being built using a public and private partnership model, as it helps them to set high-end medical or healthcare facilities. This will provide medical treatment to those who can afford private clinics and hospitals for their treatment. Apart from this, it will also help patients to get the benefits of state-of-the-art centers.
Points that the government will consider regarding this
There are many points that Kenya government will consider to earn more profit and to provide quality services to their customers. Some of these are as follows:
Quality and price
Nowadays, people of East African countries travel to medical tourism destinations in other areas and destinations. They have to visit medical tourism destinations where they would get immediate medical attention, irrespective of their expenditure. In order to attract these medical tourists, Kenyan government is trying to promote medical facilities in their country. This will help Kenya’s medical tourists and medical tourists from other parts of Africa to avail best medical treatments in their own continent or country as well.
Availability of state-of-the-art centers
Quality medical facilities cannot help patients to get rid of their ailments as additional therapies and state-of-the-art practices can help them recover faster. Hospitals and clinics of the country are also providing special natural therapies to their clients or patients so that they can get more health benefits.
Public and private healthcare
The government of the country has also decided to combine private and public healthcare sectors so that they both can work together and can offer desired medical facilities to their guests or patients. Kenyan government has decided to work with tourism sector to provide best tourism and accommodation facilities to medical tourists.
Other factors include business and corporate sector, which helps the medical tourism sector to make effective strategies and plan to enhance the medical tourism market. This will help investors and partners to predict the future profits that they will get from medical tourism.
Kenya is trying to plan better for medical tourists to attract them to visit the destination to get the benefits of medical tourism. This will also help the country to provide quality medical services to medical tourists across the globe, especially medical tourists from East African countries.