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Investment Opportunities

The healthcare sector in Mauritius has metamorphosed itself into an integrated cluster underpinned by a core group of high-value activities such as hi-tech medicine, medical tourism, medical education and wellness. Global healthcare companies have invested in multi-specialty and super-specialty centres of excellence to cater for the growing healthcare needs of both national and international patients.

There are opportunities for the setting up of:

  • Multispecialty and super-specialty centres
  • Specialised diabetes research and treatment centres
  • Specialised centres for elderly care & rehabilitative medicine
  • Specialised centres for novel treatments stem-cell therapies
  • Plastic reconstructive surgery clinics
  • Clinics for dental surgery and dento-facial orthopaedics
  • Convalescence and pain clinics providing specialised care to patients suffering from acute and chronic conditions
  • Wellness centres and health resorts

Attractiveness for Mauritius as a Medical Hub

  • Highly-trained personnel with globally recognised qualifications
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities
  • Encouraging joint-ventures/alliances with firms of international repute

Medical Travel

The Medical tourism industry in Mauritius has witnessed a sustained growth over the last years.  The Mauritian private healthcare sector now boasts state-of-the-art facilities and highly-qualified personnel providing comprehensive high-end medical care which has enabled Mauritius to position itself as a leading destination for medical travel.


Quick Facts

  • GDP contribution: 4.3% (est. 2016)
  • No. of players: 28 (public & private hospitals and clinics year 2014)
  • Total employment: 7414 (doctors, dentists, pharmacists, qualified nurses and midwives year 2014)
  • Foreign Patients: more than 16,000 in 2016

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