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2019 Partners

International Hospital Federation
Hospital Association Partner

The International Hospital Federation (IHF) is an international not for profit, non-governmental membership organisation.

Our members are worldwide hospitals and healthcare organisations having a distinct relationship with the provision of healthcare. We provide them with a platform for the exchange of knowledge and strategic experience as well as opportunities for international collaborations with different actors in the health sector.

Established in 1929 after the first International Hospital Congress in Atlantic City, USA as the International Hospital Association, it was re-named after the Second World War in 1947. With its Headquarters in Geneva, the IHF is constituted under the Civil Code of Switzerland. The IHF recognises the essential role of hospitals and health care organisations in providing health care, supporting health services and offering education. Our role is to help international hospitals work towards improving the level of the services they deliver to the population with the primary goal of improving the health of society.

Association of Healthcare Providers India
Hospital Association Partner

Association of Healthcare Providers (India) represents the majority of healthcare providers in India. It works as "not for profit" organization and advocates with the government, regulatory bodies and other stakeholders on issues, which have bearing on enabling its member organizations to deliver appropriate healthcare services to the community at large. The association functions through an empowered secretariat which facilitates the member organizations in improving their systems, processes and outcomes on a continuous basis, in line with the vision, mission and objectives of the association.

AHPI shall work with all stake holders in establishing a national system where ,common man can avail assured universal access to basic health services. The Federation will facilitate its members and partnering bodies, in carrying out healthcare improvements to serve the community effectively and efficiently.

Association of Private Hospitals of Malaysia
Hospital Association Partner

The Association of Private Hospitals of Malaysia is more commonly known as APHM. This is an Association representing private hospitals and medical centers in Malaysia. The Association has been in existence since 1972 and currently has over 100 members throughout Malaysia.

APHM member hospitals are key partners with the public sector healthcare providers in bringing comprehensive medical care to all Malaysians through its member hospitals. The APHM plays an important role in its objective of helping to raise standards of medical care within the country.

Astron Hospital & Health Care Consultants
Hospital Association Partner

Astron is a professionally managed consultancy organization specializing in hospital and healthcare, promoted by Dr Yash Paul Bhatia who has been at the forefront of hospital and healthcare facility management since 1981, along with a team of Healthcare and allied professionals. The combined strength of these professionals, 'Team Astron', forms the core strength of the organization. Individually, the team members have excelled in their respective fields of expertise and specialties

Astron Hospital and Healthcare consultants are well endowed with technical expertise and experience to comprehensively assimilate projects in Hospital and Healthcare activities from conceptualization, execution, operational management to turn key project management. Their capabilities in contemporary and visionary planning of new hospitals is equally matched in adapting existing commercial buildings (hotels and commercial complexes) into healthcare delivery facilities. Functionality remains their watchword to ensure a healing environment for the seekers and ergonomic comfort for providers within the facility.

Australian Healthcare & Hospitals Association
Hospital Association Partner

The Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) is Australia’s national peak body for public and not-for-profit hospitals and healthcare providers. Our vision is for a healthy Australia supported by the best possible healthcare system.

Our membership includes state health departments, Local Hospital Networks and public hospitals, community health services, Primary Health Networks and primary healthcare providers, aged care providers, universities, individual health professionals and academics. As such, we are uniquely placed to be an independent, national voice for universal high-quality healthcare to benefit the whole community.

Founded as the Australian Hospital Association in 1946, the AHHA has become a perennial fixture in the national health conversation, maintaining its vision for an effective, innovative and sustainable health system where all Australians have equitable access to healthcare of the highest standard when and where they need it.

Cambodian Medical Association
Hospital Association Partner


Consortium of Accredited Health Care Organizations
Hospital Association Partner

With a growing number of healthcare organizations achieving NABH, NABL and JCI accreditation, there has been a need for a common platform that will facilitate communication amongst the accredited HCOs, share best practices, and provide benchmarking, while promoting and continuously improving the quality and safety of healthcare services provided by the HCOs across India, in collaboration with all stakeholders.

The Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organisations (CAHO) is a not-for-profit society that was formed to fulfil this need.

The primary objective of CAHO is to promote collaboration among accredited hospitals and laboratories to initiate efforts to improve healthcare quality and to work closely with NABH and NABL.

Ho Chi Minh City Medical Association
Hospital Association Partner

Ho Chi Minh City Medical Association (HMA) is a socio-professional organization that rallies medical workers, at college and university level, living and/ or working in Ho Chi Minh City. HMA was founded in 1978 and is currently a member of Ho Chi Minh City Union of Scientific and Technological Associations and Vietnam Medical Association. The mission of HMA is to advance scientific research and application of technologies in the field of medicine in order to upgrade professional competencies of its members. Besides, HMA encourages and motivates its members to abide by good medical practice according to the laws in force, promote medical ethics with the aim of preserving and enhancing the prestige and credit of the medical profession. HMA also acts as an officially recognized body to protect the legitimate and legal rights of its members in front of the law and public opinion.

Hospital Authority Hong Kong
Hospital Association Partner

The Hospital Authority is a statutory body established under the Hospital Authority Ordinance in 1990. We have been responsible for managing Hong Kong's public hospitals' services since December 1991. We are accountable to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government through the Secretary for Food and Health, who formulates overall health policies for Hong Kong.

We manage 43 hospitals and institutions, 49 Specialist Out-patient Clinics (SOPCs), and 73 General Out-patient Clinics (GOPCs). As of 31 March 2018, we have a workforce of about 76,000 and some 28,000 beds.

IHCQF - Indian Health Care Quality Forum
Hospital Association Partner

Indian Health Care Quality Forum (IHCQF), founded by Dr Yash Paul Bhatia is a not-for-profit organization whose sole objective is to promote concepts of quality management in healthcare in India. The forum aims to bring together professionals in the field of drawing inspiration and adapting features from industries worldwide.

PERSI (Indonesian Hospital Association)
Hospital Association Partner

Indonesian Hospital Association's Mission: Fight for the interests of PERSI members all through the related rank: the government, private enterprise, and the community; Form and develop networking between the members and information technology; Increase professionalism in the hospital management towards a health community; Carry out the strategic alliance that will increase the quality of the members of PERSI.

Indonesian State University Hospital Association
Hospital Association Partner

INASUHA's vision is to be a container that facilitates hospitals from international universities to enhance the competitiveness of the nation in the year 2030. This means that INASUHA facilitates its members in providing quality service and professional so that the achievement of the program's Tri Dharma Universities can terfasilitasi with good. RSPTN (College hospitals) must have the infrastructure and facilities to support the educational process and research standards, which still give priority to health care functions that ensure the safety of the patient (patient safety).

Korean Hospital Association
Hospital Association Partner

Founded in 1959, the Korean Hospital Association has accompanied the nations adversities and glorious moments with its medical services, and it has advanced the development of the healthcare industry in the areas of medical research, education for health care leaders, and as a source of information on health care issues and trends. I promise that the KHA will put all its strength into the development of the healthcare industry and the improvement of public health during this 21st Century of global competition.

Myanmar Medical Association - Hospital Administration Society
Hospital Association Partner

Myanmar Medical Association was founded in 1949. It is the only Professional organization of Non -Governmental, non-political and non-profit, independent registered medical professional organization in the country. It stands for professional integrity and loyalty. It also helps and serves our people to the utmost. Over 16000 Medical Doctors memberships and approximately 15000, non-members medical doctors are involved in academic and technical activities with the Association. Myanmar Medical Association has democratically elected Executive Committee with 33 speciality societies and over 80 state and Regional and Townships medical association branches.

Myanmar Private Hospitals' Association
Hospital Association Partner

Myanmar Private Hospitals’ Association (MPHA) is National level registered Non Governmental Organization founded in 2012 with hundred of member hospitals. Objectively to raise the standard of healthcare service, to provide public requirement more effectively by reciprocal unity and collaboration with non-governmental organizations, news and periodical groups within the country and abroad. MPHA was acknowledged by Asian Hospital Federation (AHF) as member in July 2013.

Philippine Hospital Association
Hospital Association Partner

The Philippine Hospital Association‘s almost 2,000 member-hospitals bring honor to the country as many of the members are recognized to rank among the best medical centers in the world. The PHA is an organization that, in its 66 yrs of existence, has provided valuable support to its member-hospitals. Its leadership is guided by its Mission of L.E.A.P.- Leading, Enabling, Assisting and Protecting Hospitals Towards Quality Service. It's activities are marked with their monthly regional leaders' dialogue/conferences capped every November with their well-attended Annual National Convention.

Private Hospitals Association of the Philippines, Inc.
Hospital Association Partner

Administrators of several private hospitals convened and decided to form an association of private hospitals nationwide on March 13, 1979 that will properly address the problems of the industry. PHAP will serve its members through being an advocacy platform, an educational and research resource, a liaison with Government and promoter of health care in the Philippines abroad. THERE ARE MORE THAN 500 MEMBERS OF THE PHAPi AS OF THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2012 AND WILL BE GROWING IN THE YEARS TO COME.

Philippine Nurses Association, Inc.
Hospital Association Partner

The Philippine Nurses Association, Inc. (formerly known as the Pambansang Samahan ng mga Nars ng Pilipinas, Inc.) is the only accredited professional organization in the Philippines. Founded on September 2, 1922 and incorporated in 1924 as Filipino Nurses Association. The association had changed its name to Philippine Nurses Association, Inc. and was approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission in 1966 as a non-stock, non-profit professional organization.

The PNA was awarded the Most Outstanding Accredited Professional Organization by the Professional Regulation Commission in 2003, 2014, 2016 besting 40 other professional associations and is a yearly nominee for the same award.

The Private Hospital Association of Thailand
Hospital Association Partner

The Private Hospital Association of Thailand represents 205 private hospitals all across Thailand with 66 in Bangkok. It aims to promote the unity of the private hospitals for collaboration and exchanging information. It also promotes members to certify their system of cares with ISO 9000, HA-Hospital Accreditation and JCI. Now more than 70 members got HA approved and 35 members got JCI accredited.