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Georgian Anti-Hep C Project an Overwhelming Success

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Large-scale elimination of virus is the result of pilot program launched by U.S. pharmaceutical manufacturer, which offered free treatment to hepatitis patients. Georgia has been successful in almost completely curing hepatitis C, two years after the start of a pilot project bringing together the U.S. Centers for Disease Controls, the …

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Medical Tourism Perspectives in Georgia

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Medical tourism has been developed at the highest level in many countries, including in Thailand, Egypt, Turkey, Israel. Thousand of tourists visit these countries every year. This interesting direction of tourism has real development perspectives in Georgia too, even more so, our country was always famous for its special spa …

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Georgia Healthcare Completes Renovation Of Tbilisi Hospital

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Georgia Healthcare Group PLC said Monday it has completed the renovation of its Sunstone referral hospital in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi. London-listed Georgia Healthcare said the hospital has 220 newly renovated beds and 332 beds in total, with the first phase of its opening beginning immediately. The full launch …

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Health Minister Criticizes Insurance Companies

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Health Minister David Sergeenko has criticized insurance companies. However, insurance industry representatives  do not agree with the Minister’s remarks. It is the Government’s habit  to point fingers to insurance companies, the industry representatives said. As reported, Health Ministry plans to launch the second phase of reforms to increase efficacy of …

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Healthcare Sector Summery in Georgia in 2016

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Minister of Labour, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia David Sergeenko summed up 2016 and spoke about the existing challenges. The main challenge, in the Minister’s words, is  the availability of outpatient medicines for vulnerable populations. “The main thing was that the universal health care which is one of the …

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Georgia Healthcare Launches Ambulatory Cluster In Tbilisi

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Private healthcare provider Georgia Healthcare Group PLC on Friday said it has launched a new ambulatory cluster in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi. The cluster is located in the Didi Digomi neighbourhood and covers a population of around 140,000. It will provide a wide range of outpatient services, including general …

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Chinese First to Test CRISPR Gene Editing in Humans

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Chinese scientists are the first to inject a person with genes edited with the CRISPR-Cas9 method. The breakthrough could be a “biomedical Sputnik,” Nature Newsreports, referring to the Soviet Sputnik satellite that many say sparked the space race between the Soviet Union and the United States. Oncologist Lu You at …

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GHG Dispatches Ambulatory Services in Zugdidi

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The Georgia Healthcare Group (GHG) has released a new ambulatory group  in the largest city of Samegrelo- Zugdidi.   The new group offers eclectic services to citizens of all age groups. The services range from specialist physician consultations, clinical and serological laboratory tests to practical diagnostics. Chiefly, the provision of …

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