Established by an initiative from two Provincial Canadian Governments, InterHealth Canada was created to export Canada’s intellectual expertise in healthcare to an expanding international market.
InterHealth Canada is a world leader in healthcare operations and management with diverse activities in planning, management and consulting. We deliver cost-effective, culturally sensitive solutions that meet international quality standards in both the public and private sectors.
InterHealth Canada has more than 25 years’ experience in developing, implementing and delivering a full range of primary, secondary and tertiary care healthcare services in both the government and private sector both locally and globally.
1994• InterHealth Canada was established
1995• Awarded a World Bank funded project in Hungary for the development of a Healthy Heart Advertising Program to be used on a country-wide basis to reduce the risk of coronary disease.
• Granted a World Bank funded project in Georgia to help restructure the Ministry of Health.
• Secured a license to develop the Delhi, India Heart Hospital.
1996• Acquired in a joint venture the contract for the first Brain Injury Clinic in Bangkok, Thailand Sponsored the Primary Healthcare Clinic in Prague, Czech Republic.
• Won the first national license to provide healthcare service throughout China. The company raised US$29 Million in project finance, including the first non-recourse debt financing to be provided in China.
1997• Opened the first Chiropody Clinic in Bangkok, Thailand as a joint venture.
1999• Awarded the management contract for the Shaikh Khalifa Medical Center in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
2000• Began clinical operations at Shaikh Khalifa Medical Center, seeing over 350 patients in the Emergency Department on the second day.
• Received the Canadian Business Council Award for Public-Private Partnership.
2001• Received “International Employer Award” from the Government of Philippines.
• Shaikh Khalifa Medical Center was awarded accreditation by Accreditation Canada through its National Accreditation Program. This was the first hospital in the Middle East, and only the second outside North America, to be awarded this Certification at that time. Shaikh Khalifa Medical Center has been re-accredited recently with Joint Commission International Accreditation in 2008.
2002• NHS Franchise Scheme, United Kingdom. InterHealth Canada welcomed the announcement by Secretary of State for Health, Alan Milburn, on behalf of the United Kingdom Government, that the company has been included on the National Health Service Franchising Register of Experts. InterHealth Canada has been pre-qualified by the UK government to bid to take over senior management of “zero-star rating” hospitals.
• Signed a contract with Ghannam Medical Services as a consultant to design, commission, and operator the exclusive private maternity center in Kuwait, Royale Hayat Hospital.
2004• Awarded preferred bidder status for the Independent Sector Treatment Center by the NHS in the United Kingdom.
2005• Awarded the Commissioning and Management Leadership Consultancy contract for the Rashid Hospital Trauma Center with the Government of Dubai.
2006• The Cheshire & Merseyside NHS Treatment Center and the Kidderminster NHS Treatment Center in the UK received accreditation by the Care Quality Commission (CQC, formerly the Healthcare Commission, HCC). The organization was one of the first three private healthcare providers to receive this accreditation.
• Commissioned and managed the Royale Hayat Private Maternity Hospital in Kuwait.
• Awarded the Commissioning and Management Leadership Consultancy contract for the Dasman Center for Research and Treatment of Diabetes with the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences.
2007• Received Joint Commission International Accreditation at the Rashid Hospital Trauma Center within two years of launch.
2008• Awarded a contract to build and operate two new hospitals for the Government of the Turks and Caicos Islands over a period of 25 years.
2009• Appointed as the Healthcare Infrastructure Project focus group Chair on behalf of the Commonwealth Business Council.
• Granted an additional 3-year term for the Management Leadership Consultancy contract for the Rashid Hospital Trauma Center with the Government of Dubai.
2010• Commenced clinical operations of two Turks and Caicos Islands Hospitals.
• Signed an agreement to operate the Academician N. Kipshidze Central University Clinic in Tbilisi, Georgia.
• Signed an agreement to commission and operate the Reliance Referral Hospital in Abuja, Nigeria.
• The Government of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) signed an agreement with InterHealth Canada Limited (ICL) to work on the transition and commissioning of the new Peebles Hospital in Tortola.
• Opening of the Cheshire Hall Medical Centre and the Cockburn Town Medical Centre.
2011• Signs a 30-year agreement with the authorities of Zywiec (Slaskie) to build, equip and operate a new district hospital under a Public-Private Partnership model. This is the first Public Private Partnership project of its kind in the Polish Healthcare sector.
• The Rashid Hospital Trauma Center was successfully reaccredited by Joint Commission International.
2012• Turks and Caicos Islands Project awarded the highest possible accreditation “Diamond Status” by Accreditation Canada International.
• Signed Memorandum of Understanding with Government of San Marino to develop a new hospital.
• Signed an agreement with King Saud University Endowment in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to develop healthcare infrastructure.
Signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Facilities Group in Brazil under the Public-Private Partnership to develop a hospital.
• Completed pre-commissioning and development of a hospital in British Virgin Island.
2013• Signed with Prince Mohammed Medical City for Master Planning one of five medical cities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
• Signed a Memorandum of Understanding to build 34 hospitals in Ghana.
• Signed a contract to develop a hospital in San Marino.
2014• Signed a Memorandum of Understanding with MIR Hashem Khoury to develop Assisted Care Project in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
• Completed the Master Plan and Roadmap for the Prince Mohammed Medical City.
• Delivered the Entry to Practice Training Program to the Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia.
• Completed the development of the Training Program for Health Institute Graduates with the Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia.
2015• Provided over 40 workshops for the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health, in collaboration with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
• Turks and Caicos Islands Hospitals awarded the highest possible accreditation “Diamond Status” by Accreditation Canada International for a second time.
• Signed the Agreement to Commission and Operate Al Qassimi Hospital Emergency Department in Sharjah, UAE.
2016• Successfully commissioned, and currently operating the Al Qassimi Hospital Emergency Department in Sharjah, UAE.
2016• Awarded Public Health Protection Strategy.
2017• Awarded the expansion of contract with the Federal Ministry of Health and Prevention for the Commissioning and Management Leadership Consultancy Contract for Al Qassimi Women’s and Children’s Emergency Department.
• Awarded the Balance Distribution Project, MOH, KSA.
• Awarded the Knowledge Medical Village Project, Jeddah.
• Awarded PPP Project, Pediatrician Centre, Tatarstan.
• Awarded the JBR Hospital Project, Dubai, UAE.
2018• Awarded the National Burns Strategy Project, KSA.
• Awarded the Leadership Competency Program Project, KSA.