Date : 10 October 2016
Venue : Getz Healthcare (M) Sdn. Bhd.

On 10th of October 2016, the Deputy Health Minister of Malaysia, YB Dato' Seri Dr. Hilmi Bin Haji Yahaya officiated the inauguration of Getz Healthcare Malaysia at No. 10, Jalan 51/225A, PJCT Industrial Zone, Section 51A, 46100 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.

The event was well attended by over 400 guests from various segments. They were mainly from:

- Ministry of Health Malaysia – Development & Planning Units [Bahagian Perkembangan & Perancangan Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia – KKM]
- Doctors and nurses from Ministry of Health Malaysia – government hospitals
- Ministry of Works Malaysia – Medical Planning Unit [JKR]
- CEOs, COOs, general managers, specialists, doctors, nurses, biomedical engineers, purchasing division and other relevant personnel from private medical centres in Malaysia
- Biomedical engineering consultants & concessioners
- Medical & equipment consultants & planners
- Main contractors for hospital projects

In addition, the event was supported by the presence of various principles partnering with Getz Healthcare Malaysia such as Spacelabs Healthcare, GE Healthcare, Esaote, Natus, Carefusion, Biosensors International, Mdoloris, Mizuho, and others.

Accompanying the Guest of Honour, Dato’ Seri Dr. Hilmi Yahaya were the CEO of Getz Healthcare Group, Mr. James Simkins and the Managing Director of Getz Healthcare Malaysia, Mr. RS Puru as well.

The event commenced with the speech by Dato’ Seri Dr. Hilmi Yahaya followed by one from Mr. James Simkins. Soon after, the ribbon cutting ceremony and signing of the plaque with gift presentation to the Guest of Honour took place. Subsequently, the Guest of Honour and other VIPs were given a walkabout session in the Getz Healthcare Malaysia building which includes the Service Area, Warehouse, Office and lastly the highlight - the Healthcare Showroom.

The Showroom showcases the wide array of medical equipment and consumables represented by Getz Healthcare Malaysia. During its visit, the guests were exposed to cutting edge medical equipment and supplies equipped with the latest technology that enhances workflow for various hospital departments. Illustrating their use and unique features to the guests were the Sales Team of those care areas namely Critical Care, Neonatology, Surgical, Cardiology, Imaging, Urology, and Medical Supplies.

In summary, it was an excellent and successful show which marks another milestone in Getz Healthcare to introduce and deliver state – of – the – art technology in Malaysian Healthcare Industry, in line with our tagline of bringing in Global Innovations and delivered with the support of Local Expertise.

Finally, there was a press conference between leading Malaysian presses, Dato’ Seri Dr. Hilmi Yahaya, Mr. James Simkins and Mr. RS Puru with matters like future plans of Getz Healthcare Malaysia as well as the pressing issues regarding the healthcare system in Malaysia were discussed.

In summary, it was an excellent and successful branding event which marks another great milestone for Getz Healthcare Malaysia in line with its mission statement: Medtech Company Pathway to Asia Pacific.