MOH appoints AIM Healthcare as training centre for TCM competency development course (KPK).
MOH APPOINTS AIM HEALTHCARE AS TRAINING CENTRE FOR TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE, COMPETENCY DEVELOPMENT COURSE (KPK)
Kuala Lumpur, 5 October 2021 — Asian Integrated Medical Sdn Bhd (AIM) has been appointed by Traditional and Complementary Medicine Council (PT&K) under the Ministry of Health as the training centre to conduct the Competency Development Course (Kursus Pembangunan Kapasiti) in the field Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM).
The Traditional and Complementary Act 775 which came into effect in August 2016, makes it mandatory for all traditional and complementary medicine practitioners to be registered and those who are not, are unable directly or indirectly to provide service as stipulated in this act. According to Dr Kong Why Hong who is the Founder and Managing Director, “AIM’s appointment comes as a recognition by the Ministry on the growing importance of integrative medicine which looks into a holistic treatment towards patient care for induced healing. I am happy to be able to contribute towards the transition of these practitioners that will create a network of professionals who are able to provide alternative therapies by incorporating integrative treatment to health care”.
Dr Kong is also one of the two appointed facilitators that is authorised to deliver the course under the Ministry for TCM. He is one of the elite few medical practitioners in Malaysia known as an Integrative Doctor with more than 20 years of combined qualification, knowledge, and experience in both Traditional Chinese Medicine and Modern Medicine.
The KPK course under AIM first intake is scheduled in October. For more information and any enquiries to the course, please contact:
Ms. Olivia Quah
Mobile: +6012 688 5592