With GBAC Star™ / GHA Wellhotel® Accreditation, guests know your destination is prepared for any situation, every time.
The medical traveler seeks a destination that provides a guest experience that supports healthcare recovery. GBAC Star™ / GHA Wellhotel® for Medical Travel offers guests assurance and peace of mind that your organization complies with industry-wide cleaning and sanitation standards and meets the unique expectations and needs of a medical traveler.PURCHASE NOW →
A wellness traveler seeks a destination that provides a guest experience supporting a healthy lifestyle, whether traveling for business, tourism, or to a hotel and resort as a destination for well-being. GBAC Star™ / GHA Wellhotel® for Well-being offers guests the same security of compliance industry-wide cleaning and sanitation standards, and provides standards and services prioritizing the health and wellbeing of guests and employees.PURCHASE NOW →
Hotels and resorts that have programs focused on both the wellness and medical traveler can earn both program seals at the same time through a combined application process, expanding your demand from both niche groups of clientele.PURCHASE NOW →
Provide your staff with education and training for biorisk prevention and the delivery of a safe, trusted guest experience for wellness seeker and/or medical traveler.
Understand how to assess, contain, monitor, and mitigate risk associated with the entire care continuum for a health traveler to protect your guests, employees, and the community at large.
Develop and implement a recovery plan to assure your property is reopened and stays open and safe for health and wellness seekers, with special attention paid to preventing future crises.
The unique collaboration between GBAC and GHA for hotel accreditation is designed to leverage your organization’s strengths to benefit your hotel and guest experience around the globe by:
This virtual accreditation is simple, quick, and painless for hotels and resorts that need to gain the trust of guests in a time where health and wellness is at the forefront of travel.
An application will be completed by the facility upon the decision to move forward with the accreditation process and a deposit will be taken to continue.
Standards and guidelines will be sent to the facility to ensure qualifications are met and necessary refinements are made.
The co-staffed review board undergoes an analysis and approval of the facility based on the guidelines.
The facility becomes officially accredited and receives the official seals once final payment is made.
The GHA component of the co-branded GBAC/GHA STAR™ Program for hotels serving medical travel/tourism guests is based on 18 elements. This Implementation Guidance document is structured in a manner where specific requirements which are referred to as the “18 elements” are stated in a frame-box with the guidance and interpretation beneath. Guidance has been provided as an aid in interpreting these requirements.
From the small boutique property to the big brand, WellHotel® provides an unmatched framework for hoteliers.
Wellness and medical travel represent over $700 billion of global travel each year. Reopening now demands a higher bar to meet guest expectation of security. Show your guests you are committed to ensuring their safety, and building their trust.
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WellHotel® from Global Healthcare Accreditation supports organizations in reopening to traveling health and wellness seekers in a comprehensive, transparent, and easily communicated fashion.
Does your resort need accreditation in sanitation? The GBAC STAR Accreditation Program is performance-based and designed to help facilities establish a comprehensive system of cleaning, disinfection, and infectious disease prevention for their staff and their building.
The program relies on GBAC’s comprehensive training, which teaches the proper protocols, correct disinfection techniques, and cleaning best practices for biohazard situations like the novel coronavirus.