Medicine is one of the most important branches of any society, as a healthy nation has a direct impact on the welfare of the country.
The volume of services provided by medical institutions has increased over the past few years. In Kazakhstan, the volume of health services rendered in 2022 amounted to 797.4 billion tenge (2021 - 753 billion).
There is also a development of medical tourism in Kazakhstan. Every year, citizens of the CIS countries, the UAE, Turkey, China, Western Europe and the USA visit medical institutions in Kazakhstan.
Astana is the leader in medical tourism in Kazakhstan. There are seven innovative healthcare facilities located in the capital, which are internationally accredited by Joint Commission International.
In addition, the healthcare industry is attractive to investors. In 2022, investments in healthcare increased by 42.8% and reached 273 billion tenge.
The state at the republican and local executive level creates conditions for the development of this industry by creating favorable conditions for doing business in the country. Investors are offered preferential credit terms, customs duties, tax breaks and in-kind grants.