Koç Healthcare Institutions, which aims to maintain a reputable position in the healthcare sector, consist of Koç University Hospital, American Hospital, and MedAmerican Ambulatory Care Surgery Center. These health institutions are under the roof of Vehbi Koç Foundation (VKF).
Koç University Hospital is one of the best research and training hospitals in Istanbul, Turkey. In 2016, the hospital increased its capacity to 404 single inpatient rooms and 73 intensive care units. More than 4.000 operations have been performed with 13 operating and 14 Interventions rooms of the hospital. The hospital uses state of the art technology and has a highly specialized medical team in their fields. The team of the hospital is dynamic and has the North American standards.
Koç University Hospital specializes in a variety of fields such as general surgery, neurology, radiology, cardiology, dermatology, and haematology. The approach of the hospital is to not compromise on quality and patient safety and being open to new developments in the health market.
The hospital has achieved ISO 9001 Quality Management System recognition in 2017.
American Hospital was founded in 1920 by US Navy Admiral L. Bristol as the first non-profit private hospital in Turkey and ever since the hospital has a long-standing and reputable history. In 1995 Vehbi Koç Foundation (VKF) became the owner of the hospital.
Every year, in addition to 20,000 inpatients, 12,000 people are treated in American Hospital and more than 10,000 operations are performed. In addition to this number, a great number of international patients come to get healthcare services in American Hospital. The hospital is also a reference center for Oncology with MD Anderson affiliation, which is the first MD Anderson Radiation Treatment Center outside of USA. In this facility, all medical quality control metrics and medical technology are identical with MD Anderson Center.
American Hospital has 200 bed capacity and 62 intensive care units. The hospital provides all medical and surgical disciplines except organ transplantation and inpatient psychiatry.
MedAmerican Ambulatory Care Surgery Center was founded in 1997 as part of Koç Healthcare institutions as a multidisciplinary hospital. The hospital provides healthcare services in all medical disciplines and has highly qualified physicians and hospital staff. The hospital aims to achieve perfection in the healthcare industry.
Koç Healthcare Institutions give healthcare services to many patients coming from abroad each year and provide them with visa support, translation services or guidance through their medical trip. They believe each patient is unique and has special needs.