Announcement of the Health Service Establishment Act B.E.
2559 (2016) 0n 30 March 2016, which been enforced since 27 March 2019.
Standard Certification from the Department of Health
Service Support in health establishments into 3 categories: health massage,
health spa and beauty massage, total of 1,701 establishments. (June, 2016)
Enlargement the standard of health establishment to Thai
health establishment overseas by certified the standard in Germany Australia,
total 5 establishments
Establishment the certified body in health establishments
overseas by assigning Thai American Chamber of Commerce of California (TCCC) as
an inspector in California, USA.
Extension of the Long Stay Visa for elderly aged 50 years
old or over who request to stay in Thailand and must hold a citizenship of
these following 14 nationalities: Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France
Germany, Italy, Japan, Netherland, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom
and United States. From 1 to 10 years by renewing the visa every 5 years and
reporting to the Bureau of Immigration as defined together with health
Declaration the Thai Massage (Nuad Thai) is as a reserved
career for Thais by assigning the Department of Employment, Ministry of Labor
and the Council of State presented the topic for consideration to the Cabinet
to be declared on the on the Working of Alien Act B.E. 2551 (2008).
Enhancement Traditional Thai Massage, Folk Thai Massage
and Traditional Thai Massage for Promoting and preserving the image of Thai
massage by knowledge management system and assigned the Department of Culture
Promotion, Ministry of Culture conducted this project to the UNESCO.
Special Health Package for foreigners to promote medical
tourism in Thailand, consists of (1) Health Check-up Package,(2) Dental
Services Package, and (3) Fertility Treatment Package (Only for Chinese) under
the campaign “visit Thailand enhance your healthy life” by One Price Policy
Public Relation the Medical Hub Policy by video
presentation via In-Flight Entertainment system in English about 3 minutes on
Thai Airway, and publicize the 1,000 leaflets attached in Sawasdee Magazine to
show the readiness in medical treatment and health service of Thailand.
90-Day stay on medical ground with 4 followers for the
Member Countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) total 6 countries: the
United Arab Emirates, State Of Qatar, Kuwait, Sultanate of Oman, Kingdom of
Bahrain and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by Ministerial Announcement on 27 July 2016
and also published the work manual in 3 languages for patients and provider as