|Republic of Turkey Hospital PPP Project：Ground Breaking Ceremony Istanbul Ikitelli Integrated Health Campus Project|
Groundbreaking Ceremony of Istanbul Ikitelli Integrated Health Campus Project, which ITEC provides consulting services for, was held at construction site of the health campus in Istanbul, the major city of Turkey, on 16th February, 2014. Ikitelli Integrated Health Campus is the large health campus with 2,682 beds including General Hospital, Oncology Hospital, Children’s Hospital, Woman’s Hospital, Cardio-vascular Hospital, Neurological Sciences and Orthopedic Hospital, Psychiatric Hospital, Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Hospital.
(Reference: The Ministry of Health of Turkey, General Directorate of Health Investments, Department of Public Private Partnership
H.E. Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Prime Minister of Republic of Turkey, H.E. Dr. Mehmet Müezzinoğlu, Minister of Health, Minister of EU and Foreign Affairs, Director of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality and the contractor participated in the ceremony. A lot of citizens also gathered to celebrate the groundbreaking.
H.E. Mr. Erdoğan has underlined that Ikitelli Integrated Health Campus is the most important of 17 hospital PPP projects whose contract were signed, and it will provide services not only in Istanbul but also in all provinces, even in the world.
H.E. Mr. Erdoğan, Prime Minister of Republic of Turkey and Director of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality
(Reference: Sabah http://www.sabah.com.tr/Gundem/2014/02/16/basbakan-erdogan-konusuyor)