Announcement on Authorization of Those Who Will Operate in International Health Tourism Brokerage Services

Haberi Paylaş

As it is known, pursuant to the provision of Annex Article 2 of the Decree Law No. 663 on Certain Regulations in the Field of Health, USHAŞ has been authorized to issue authorization certificates to institutions operating in the field of international health services.


Within the framework of the aforementioned legal regulation, the works and procedures for the authorization of intermediary institutions to operate in the field of international health services, which were carried out under the General Directorate of Health Services of the Ministry of Health, were transferred to our Agency, effective as of 13.05.2024.


In this framework, the authorization applications that have been applied before the specified date will be finalized by the Ministry of Health General Directorate of Health Services and applications will be made to our Agency as of 13.05.2024. Pre-applications will be received online via USHAŞ website and the process and progress regarding the process can be followed on the website.


Currently, according to the Regulation on International Health Tourism and Tourist Health published in the Official Gazette dated 13/07/2017 and numbered 30123, the authorization certificates of the intermediaries holding the “International Health Tourism Authorization Certificate” remain valid and their follow-up will be carried out under the auspices of our Authority in the following process.


We kindly request information.