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Bumrungrad International​ Hospital confirms its ability to manage MERS-COV

In accordance with the CDC and Ministry of Public Health recommendations Bumrungrad International Hospital has had a world-class monitoring system and protocol for prevention measures against MERS-COV since 2013.
 
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“Bumrungrad International” adopts strategy to tackle new contagious diseases

Bangkok, 4th August 2015 - Bumrungrad International Hospital’s director hosted an exclusive open house for the press to visit and see firsthand how the hospital effectively contains and monitors the spread of contagious disease, continually carries out in-depth research and anticipates and prepares for new types of infectious disease, all to accomplish the highest safety standard.
 
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Minister of Public Health Visits Bumrungrad International to Observe Effective MERS-CoV Management

Bumrungrad International reported the first suspected case of MERS-CoV in Thailand on June 18, 2015 and its strict monitoring and screening protocols resulted in the containment of the virus, preventing it from spreading into the community. The patient was moved quickly and safety to the Bamrasnaradura Infectious Disease Institute, under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Public Health.
 
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Today, Bumrungrad International Hospital Declares it is MERS-Free All Employees under Observation Return Home

July 2, 2015 – Bumrungrad International Hospital announced today that the Department of Disease Control, under the Ministry of Public Health, has allowed all employees under observation at the hospital to return home. Thus, on July 2, 2015, there are no suspected cases of MERS-CoV at Bumrungrad and the hospital is MERS-Free.
 
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[CEO Message] MERS-Free Bumrungrad

The Department of Disease Control, under the Ministry of Public Health, has allowed all of the hospital employees that have been under observation to return home. Thus, on July 2, 2015, there are no suspected cases of MERS-CoV at Bumrungrad International.
 
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[Message from the CEO] No more suspected nor confirmed cases of MERS at the Bumrungrad

In a statement to the public Dr. Num Tanthuwanit, CEO of Bumrungrad International Hospital, reassures that there are no further nor confirmed cases of MERS at the hospital. After the first case was detected, the swift actions of Bumrungrad’s doctors and staff prevented any possible spread to other patients and staff, and prevented a wider outbreak in the community.
 
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[Reuters] Medical tourism expertise helps Thailand cope with MERS

Thailand's status as a hub for medical tourism could be helping the country contain the spread of MERS, government and health officials said, after confirming its first case of the deadly virus last week.
 
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Bumrungrad International Hospital wins major international award

Bumrungrad International Hospital from Thailand takes top title of ‘The International Hospital of the Year’ 2015. The category included six world-class, international hospitals where each was reviewed under stringent structures by judge panellists, located in different countries.
 
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Bumrungrad Hospital Foundation is pleased to present “Sing to Help 700 Hearts”

This festive season, Bumrungrad Hospital Foundation is pleased to present “Sing to Help 700 Hearts” by Kru Rodj and the Professional by Kru Rodj. Thursday 18 December 2014, 11:30 am 1:30 pm at Main Lobby, Hospital building.
 
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Bumrungrad accredited by JCI for 12 years, consecutively

Bumrungrad accredited again by the JCI, the world standard for safety and quality.