President Erdoğan made examinations at Başakşehir Çam and Sakura City Hospital before the ceremony. Receiving information from the authorities, Erdogan, Minister of Health Dr. Fahrettin Koca was accompanied by other interested parties.
In his speech at the opening ceremony, Erdoğan wishing that the hospital, which was put into service with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, would be beneficial for the country, the nation and the beautiful Istanbul, said, “Today we are adding a new ring to the deep-rooted and multi-dimensional Turkish-Japanese friendship. We have determined the name of our hospital as Başakşehir Çam and Sakura City Hospital, in cooperation with the two countries. We have brought another work that will be one of the proud monuments of Istanbul to our country with its technological infrastructure, outbuildings, location, facilities and other features. ”
Stating that the environment and energy-friendly hospital is one of the best examples of public-private partnership, Erdogan said that this work will play a critical role in combating the Kovid-456 outbreak with its 2 of them in intensive care, 682 725 beds, 90 polyclinic rooms and 19 operating room desks. told.
“Istanbul has become an international health center”
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stated that when the full capacity of the hospital, which will serve in a total of 107 branches, is reached, it is planned to take 35 thousand outpatients daily and to perform 500 featured surgeries.
“Our hospital, which has 8 helicopter tracks as well as a car park for 134 thousand 3 vehicles, will serve our foreign guests with its proximity to Istanbul Airport as well as our nation. In other words, Istanbul has also become an international health center. ”
“We sent medical equipment and masks to 82 countries”
In the process of the pandemic, in addition to Turkey to meet their own needs, medical supplies shortage of living brotherly and friendly countries would continue to send aid Stating, "We have sent medical supplies to 82 countries and a mask. With the belief that our fate and grief are common, we will continue to mobilize the opportunities we have for the entire humanity against the epidemic. ”
“I wish the hospital to bring health and well-being to the people of Istanbul”
Speaking at the opening ceremony he attended with videoconferencing method, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said, “I wish this hospital, which also has the name of sakura, which is the symbol of Japan, with its pine tree reminiscent of health and energy, brings health and well-being to the people of Istanbul forever.”
Health Minister Fahrettin husband in his speech at the ceremony, which protects everyone's right to health, the timely and quality health care to everyone in need easily said that Turkey has access to a step by step.
“The hospital, which was opened, is among the largest hospitals in the world. This health complex is not just a hospital, ”said Koca.“ It is a city of hospitals, each of which consists of 8 hospitals specialized in their field. 426 intensive care beds have a total of 2 beds. There are 682 patient examination rooms. It has 725 operating rooms, 3 of which are fully equipped, hybrid. It has 90 delivery rooms and 28 burn units with beds. This hospital has the capacity to serve 16 thousand patients in one day. It is the largest seismic insulated building in the world with 35 seismic isolators. In this way, all services including earthquakes will be able to continue without interruption. ”
Turkey 18 years, 87 thousand 512 bed capacity was imparted
For the past 18 years, President Erdogan's instructions and support in line with 636 hospital building of the structures and Turkey, 87 thousand 512 bed capacity gain that transfers the Ministers husband, "the total number of health facilities to be built in this period, found the 3 thousand 345. As of 2016, 10 city hospitals started operating. Together with Başakşehir Hospital, we are commissioning our 11th city hospital. The construction of our 6 city hospitals is ongoing. ”
Ministers Husband, 2023 in the city hospital of walking robust health Turkey voiced their targets can be taken as the end point of the bride and services.
"Turkey in the 21st century will print the name of the country of health"
Turkey international health and quality of health services and tourism with specific direction to make an important destination of health education is an important step taken by the Minister stressed her husband, she said:
“City hospitals will help our country open up its potential to the world. We have a better infrastructure than almost every country leading in health tourism. As we have always said, our city hospitals are the last place in the field of hospitality with the latest modern technology and physical comfort. However, it is our quality health personnel who will serve within these buildings. Every day our health care system stronger in the world of the 21st century will print the name of Turkey as a country of health. "