Indo UK Institute of Health signs MoU with Uttarakhand govt
Indo UK Institute of Health (IUIH) has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Uttarakhand to set up an integrated IUIH Medicity in the state.
With this initiative, the people of the state will get world-class NHS standard healthcare that's available, affordable and accountable. IUIH, one of the largest healthcare infrastructure projects in the world, shall enable Uttarakhand to emerge as a global hub for medical tourism, medical equipment and device manufacturing, pharmaceutical production; and cutting-edge medical research.
Dr. Ajay Rajan Gupta, Managing Director and Group CEO, IUIH, said, "The IUIH Medicity to come up in Uttarakhand will be developed with an investment outlay of Rs. 1600 crores. It will have a 1000 bed hospital in association with one of UK's leading NHS hospital."
Dr. Rajdeep Singh Chhina, COO, IUIH, said, "The objective is to make every IUIH Medicity a medical tourism hub and attract the patient traffic from across the globe. NHS standard health care at lower price points is our winning formula to tap the medical tourism business potential. This shall not just contribute to the exchequer but lead to overall development of the region too, in line with the government's Smart Cities initiative."