- For the fourth year in a row, we are in the finals for the flattering title of the best international clinic for cosmetic surgery, but also for the first time for a specific category - an exceptional response to the circumstances related to the COVID-19 virus, according to IMTJ, reports Bagatin Polyclinic.
This is the most important conference for health and medical tourism in Europe - International Medical Travel Journal - IMTJ, which brings together the world's most prestigious medical institutions. Another proof and recognition of the excellence of our health clinics, both in context health tourism.
Find Polyclinic Bagatin (PB) at the very top of the list of finalists of the best polyclinics in the world according to IMTJ is no longer anything new. Indeed, PB after numerous global awards and recognitions, last year the Bagatin Polyclinic was declared the best cosmetic surgery clinic in the world and this according to 16 experts from around the world. Also, two Temos International accreditations for excellence in medical tourism (Quality in International Patient Care and Excellence in Medical Tourism) were awarded to the Bagatin Polyclinic at the same time.
Polyclinic Bagatin finalists in as many as two categories for IMTJ
This year, they were nominated for as many as two categories from the Bagatin Polyclinic: for the best International Clinic for Aesthetic Surgery and for response to the COVID-19 virus pandemic.
It is one thing to be the best, and quite another to keep the same quality and stay to be the best or at the very top. But despite this extraordinary year, the Bagatin Polyclinic has not only remained at high health standards, but has strengthened and expanded its health expertise.
Thus, the surgical team of the Bagatin Polyclinic can also boast of two international doctors who contribute to improving the level of satisfaction of foreign and domestic patients. Dr. Born and educated in the United States, Judith Deutch is a top resuscitation trainer who participates in 1.000 surgeries a year. Maja Malić, otorhinolaryngology specialist with the main area of interest for plastic and reconstructive facial surgery. Only a part of the new strong health and professional stars of the Bagatin Polyclinic.
–Being a finalist in the category of the best international clinic for cosmetic surgery is not foreign to us, and in addition to a wide range of cosmetic surgery, we can also boast of one of the best medical teams. Continuous education in the fields of specialization of all our surgeons, certificates and accreditations for quality have already been confirmed, but, in sports terms, hat trick in winning the award for best international clinic for cosmetic surgery that's what we strive for - conclude from the Bagatin Polyclinic.
In addition to strengthening the professional team, the Bagatin Polyclinic is constantly raising the bar through modern devices, following the latest technological trends.
One of these is the most advanced laser star of today in the field of non-invasive treatments - Emerald cold laser for fat cell reduction. That is how the Bagatin Polyclinic became the first clinic in Europe which introduced the most advanced laser body shaping treatment Emerald.
European Patient Experience & Innovation Congress - EPIC
Also, in March in Dubrovnik, the Bagatin Polyclinic was to organize a congress called European Patient Experience & Innovation Congress - EPIC, in cooperation with Cleveland Clinic, a world-renowned clinic in providing the highest level of health care for patients, but which was canceled due to the coronavirus epidemic, ie held virtually online.
It should definitely be mentioned how it is Kvarner Health Tourism Cluster also another Croatian representative among the finalists for the IMTJ Medical Travel Awards 2020, in the category for the cluster of health and medical tourism of the year.
Due to the new coronavirus pandemic, this year's awards ceremony will be held online and the winners will be announced during a virtual awards ceremony on Thursday, 24. September 2020., at the end of the final day IMTJ Medical Travel Summit.
Croatia as a leader in health tourism?
On the contrary, we have all the prerequisites, as well as the most important one - top health and accredited clinics. Otherwise, foundations of health tourism in Croatia in the form of organized tourism set back in 1686 with the founding of the Hygienic Society on the island Hvar.
Find out more about the potential of health tourism, as well as solutions, in a conversation with Ognjen Bagatin, CEO of the Bagatin Polyclinic, which is attached.