Maintaining its position as one of the top hospitals in the Philippines, Makati Medical Center (MakatiMed) has recently signed a partnership with Parkway Hospitals Singapore (PHSPL), one of the leading providers of private healthcare in Asia, for the continued advancement of medical education and services between the two hospitals.
The Singapore-based institution chose MakatiMed to be its partner in healthcare innovation through training programs, fellowships, joint courses and master classes. Doctors, nurses and hospital administrators will be able to participate in study visits and exchange programs for the enhancement of skillsets and sharing of best practices. Under the partnership, PHSPL and MakatiMed will also engage in joint patient consultations and live surgery observations.
“This partnership with Parkway Hospitals Singapore is just one of our several endeavors in pursuing excellence as a healthcare institution,” Dr. Maria Corazon Consunji, MakatiMed president and CEO, said. “This new agreement, which will enable us to co-learn and apply the latest healthcare innovations, expands our staff’s medical knowledge to provide the highest level of satisfaction to our patients.”
Present in the contract signing were Consunji and Dr. Johnny Sinon, medical director. Mount Elizabeth Hospital CEO Dr. Noel Yeo, and Vincent Lai, market development manager, represented PHSPL.