Academic Hospital continues to rise higher in the healthcare sector with its strong, professional, well-rooted and distinctive academic staff.

As the Academic Hospital Family, while giving world-class healthcare services, we aim to provide medical diagnosis and treatment options to our patients at the highest level made possible by technology; making use of our professional and scientific staff as well as our modern equipment and infrastructure.

Academic Hospital has been actively functional since 1997. Our employees have embraced our hospital and will continue to generate healthcare services with numerous new investments for years to come, adopting a quality, caring and most importantly, ethical approach to healthcare.

There are over 60 academic faculty members, each valuable in their own way, serving in various fields and sub-fields. In addition to this vast academic faculty staff, there are 29 specialist doctors from various branches, proven in their fields and serving in our establishment for years. In addition to our medical staff, our hospital has been employing 300 personnel, most of who have been employed for over a decade. Our most outstanding attribute is to provide and ensure an employee structure that works as a team, does not have a high turn-over rate and is long-lasting.

Academic Hospital – Harvard School of Medicine Collaboration

Our hospital, the pioneer academic private hospital of Turkey, with a vision to offer global developments to our citizens as and when they develop, signed a partnership agreement with Harvard Medical School in February 2012. Thanks to this agreement, our patients will be able to receive professional support from Partners Health Care (system operator of hospitals under Harvard University) during their diagnosis and treatment process. Our patients will be able to receive treatment from Harvard University group hospitals via Academic Hospital, as and when necessary. Thanks to this programme, patients of Academic Hospital will be able to receive treatment planning and care at world standards. To date, numerous patients have received treatment through the Harvard Medical School partnership in fields such as medical oncology, urology oncology, pathology, hematology and pulmonology.

About Partners Health Care

Partners Health Care, established by Brighamand Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard School of Medicine biggest training hospital), has the most successful healthcare system in the USA. Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, and McLean Hospital are also establishments within the system that offer services. Partners, renowned as world leader in medical training and biomedical research, and member hospitals are known for their perfection. The organisation, which continues to be innovative, is home to and/or trained 18 Nobel Award winners. Partners Health Care, identified by the New York Times as “A Match Made in Academic Heaven,” establishes partnerships to ensure people everywhere can benefit from high quality health care.

Integrated Quality Management System

Our hospital, dedicated to offering healthcare that is modern, scientific, up-to-date, ethical, and legal, as per its dynamic management approach, was granted the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Certificate in 2008. It transferred over to a Integrated Management System after getting the OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health and Safety Management System ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System and ISO 10002:2004 Customer Complaints Management System certificates in 2009.

Our Central Laboratory process Microbiology, Biochemistry, Immunology, Serology, and Genetic test requests 24/7; our Radiology Department offers Digital Mamographs, Digital X-Ray, Bone Density Measuring (Q-CT), Ultrasonograph/Doppler USG and interventional radiology 24/7 under the supervision of EQAS (Bio-rad) and UK NEQAS quality programmes. Private Academic Hospital, with its 87 beds, has, and continues to support patients with its 5 state of the art operating rooms, ICU, newborn ICY, luxury hospital rooms, and waiting rooms. In summary, I wanted to give you information about our hospital and highlight the fact that you are in the best of hands.

Kind Regards,

Zehra Neşe Kavak, Prof. M.D.

Academic Hospital, Chair of the Board