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TOP GLOVE GLOBAL DOCTORS IS ASIA’S 1st AMBULATORY CARE CENTRE CERTIFIED WITH TEMOS INTERNATIONAL QUALITY HEALTHCARE CERTIFICATION
Top Glove Global Doctors now a DC Preferred Partner Clinic worldwide
Shah Alam, Friday, 29 September 2017 – The newly opened Top Glove Global Doctors (TGGD) Medical & Dental Clinic, a partnership between Top Glove Corporation Bhd and Global Doctors Hospital is now certified with the German-based TEMOS international quality healthcare certification, having successfully fulfilled international quality healthcare standards. It is the first Ambulatory Care Centre medical clinic in Asia to receive this award.
TGGD is also the first ambulatory care centre to be established in Setia Alam. Strategically located in Top Glove Tower, it aims to serve staff as well as neighbouring communities, focusing on preventive healthcare and offers services including consultation, diagnostic, rehabilitation, emergency and a fulltier dental clinic.
An onsite assessment was carried out by the International Independent Accreditation Body, TEMOS, on TGGD Medical and Dental Clinic recently where the clinic met their stringent clinical and non-clinical criteria. The award was presented by the Founder & CEO of TEMOS International GmbH, Dr Claudia Mika to the Executive Chairman of Top Glove Corporation Bhd, Tan Sri Dr. Lim Wee Chai and Chairman of Global Doctors Group, Dato’ Dr. Sharifah Fauziah Alhabshi, and witnessed by the Ambassador/Head of Delegation of the European Union in Malaysia, H.E. Mrs Maria Castillo Fernandez together with the Counsellor for Economic, Commercial and Environmental Affairs, German Embassy in Malaysia, Mr Jens Brinckmann.
Said Tan Sri Dr Lim Wee Chai, “This is truly a proud moment for us all. I am confident that our TEMOS certification will enable us to become a preferred healthcare service provider and inspire us to continue delivering excellence in all we do”.
The official Certification Presentation Ceremony will be held in conjunction with the 8th International TEMOS Conference in Dusseldorf, Germany from 3-5 December 2017, where TGGD will be joined by more than 120 international medical facilities, healthcare specialist centres and medical travel coordinators to receive the prestigious certification.
One of the highlights of the conference would be the Diplomatic Council Award Ceremony for TEMOS Certified Facilities. Medical care providers and medical travel coordinators that have passed the TEMOS certification will be exclusively awarded and listed in the “DC Preferred Partner Hospital/Partner Clinic/Medical Travel Coordinator” Directory. They will be officially recommended to embassies and consulates by the Diplomatic Council.
About Top Glove Global Doctors (TGGD) Medical & Dental Clinic
TGGD Medical & Dental Clinic, a partnership between Top Glove and Global Doctors, aims to provide high quality primary care, specialist and dental services to the community of Setia Alam. Established in January 2017, TGGD Medical & Dental Clinic received its license from the Ministry of Health as an Ambulatory Care Centre which comprises of Family and Specialist Practice, Diagnostics such as Ultrasound, X-Ray, Stress Test and full-tiered Dental Facilities. TGGD was awarded the TEMOS international quality healthcare certification in September 2017, having successfully fulfilled international quality healthcare standards and is following this, a Diplomatic Council Preferred Partner Clinic.
About TEMOS International GmbH
TEMOS is an acronym for “Trust, Effective Medicine, Optimised Services”. It is the first and onlyinternationally approved and accepted certification body for tourism medicine and medical tourism/medical travel from Europe.
TEMOS certifies hospitals, clinics, dental centers, IVF clinics, rehabilitation centers, eye care clinics and medical travel coordinators all over the world to increase the quality of medical and non-clinical services for international patients.
Headquartered in Cologne, Germany, TEMOS has 17 regional offices in Turkey, Greece, Jordan, UAE, Hungary, Spain, India, China, Iran, Romania, Philippines, Malta, South America, Russia, Egypt, USA and Malaysia. The certification programs are quality assessment framework that provides structure, system and process-oriented guidelines based on international standards and best practices.
Assessments are carried out by international assessor experts in quality management and quality management systems in healthcare. The TEMOS certification programs are peer-reviewed, regularly updated and supported by the Medical Advisory Board and International Expert Committees. Presently, more than 90 medical facilities from around the world have obtained the TEMOS quality seals.